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  1. Jaclyn

    August 4th, 2011 at 7:39 am

    I love the way pendant lights look. That second brushed nickel one is really nice and your window is perfect for a nice hanging lamp.

  2. Karena

    August 4th, 2011 at 7:43 am

    Home Depot has more styles than I thought they would! I love the look!

    xoxo
    Karena

    Art by Karena

  3. Carol-Anne (Use The Good Dishes!)

    August 4th, 2011 at 7:59 am

    I was just on Pinterest last night looking for inspiration for over the sink lighting! We have a pretty nice pot light up there now….but I’d love to have a pendant. Thanks for sharing this!

  4. pine tree home

    August 4th, 2011 at 8:53 am

    Cool. Do share your $5 find.

  5. effortless

    August 4th, 2011 at 2:15 pm

    Stay tuned. I will reveal all on Monday after we tackle the project. Want to make sure it works before patting myself on the back. 🙂

  6. Beth Perullo

    August 4th, 2011 at 8:53 am

    10 years ago, I asked an electrician if he could convert the existing pot lights over my island to hanging pendants. He said it couldn’t be done, which seemed crazy to me at the time. I should have “invented” some conversion kits back then, and made some money. They seem to be everywhere now. Can’t wait to see how it turns out.

  7. courtney

    August 4th, 2011 at 9:27 am

    I can’t believe these are so cheap!! I love the last one on the right for your kitchen, however, I’m torn about the chain versus the straight cording.

  8. Kate Collins

    August 4th, 2011 at 11:11 am

    Oooh – I can’t wait to see how the project turns out. We are moving to a new rental that has recessed lighting in the kitchen and i’d love to give it a go. For my personal taste, I would go with the nautical mini pendant light. I can’t wait to see what you choose.

  9. Tara

    August 4th, 2011 at 12:58 pm

    We have some totally terrible 80s track lighting over our sink. I’m saving up for a major gut renovation of that room (trust me, it NEEDS it) but I’m seriously considering doing a mini-redo sometime next year. I wonder if I would be able to DIY a transition from track lighting to pendants over the sink??

  10. carmel

    August 4th, 2011 at 10:41 pm

    Can’t wait to see what you chose- and your cabinet hardware is gorgeous!

  11. Bryn

    August 5th, 2011 at 7:22 am

    Oh too funny – we’re doing the opposite at our house. We have a spot wired for a pendant over our sink but we’re converting it to a can. But we don’t have much room for a pendant there and we already have two pendants in the room! 🙂

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