First, I saw this little beauty:
It had good bones and I knew I could do something with it. The ivey and little pink flowers had to go. But it was in a nice pot and had a good grapevine cone shape.
And then I saw this light:
It looked like it had all it's parts and was in very good condition. And the best part is that it was only $20!
I've been wanting to replace this light above our kitchen table: