Make It: A Colorful DIY Ruffle Pendant Light – For Cheap!

created at: 09/06/2011

Colors, glorious colors, oh how I love you!  I especially love when you show up in unexpected places and blow my mind with your brilliance.  Because seriously, what you’re doing for this DIY pendant light is OUT. OF. CONTROL.  

The fantastic Ms. Michaela from Bliss! put her crafty skills to good use for this gorgeous DIY pendant light.  The materials for this super, super easy project are readily available and totally inexpensive.  Also?  Michaela says this project only takes about 15 minutes.  I’m sold!

What you’ll need:

  • 5 crepe paper sheets
  • transparent tape or masking tape
  • scissors
  • paper glue
  • paper lamp shade (available for cheap from places like Ikea or Target, etc.)

Michaela shares the full tutorial in her guest post for Urban Scarlet, so head over there to see how to piece this beauty together!

*Looking for more paper lamp goodness?  Check out our mini roundup of 5 easy DIY lighting projects!