How To: Make an Umbrella Pendant

We spotted this sweet setup over at ReadyMade magazine, and thought an umbrella pendant light would be an inexpensive, fun project to do with your kid (for your kid's room). Choose a pair of umbrellas that suit the room's decor already (stripes, elephants, flowers?) or just go plain and let the rainy day theme speak for itself:

ReadyMade chose a pair of bubble-style umbrellas, but experimentation with other shapes and sizes could result in some fun designs as well.

Click here for the full how-to, including:
1. Retrofit the umbrellas
2. Add the lighting
3. Assemble the pendant