Published on November 19th, 2012 | by Jules Yap


Out of the ORDNING’nary

Materials: Ordning colander, galvanized pipe 

Description: Kitchen light fixture using Ordning colander and galvanized pipe. Used a Lowe’s pendant light fixture and galvanized pipe. Cut a hole in the bottom of the colander to fit the fixture through. The colander fits just like a lamp shade, and we used an LED light to keep the heat down. My wife loves it.

~ Danny Smith, United States



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Jules Yap

"I am Jules, the engine behind IKEAHackers and the one who keeps this site up and running. My mission is to capture all the wonderful, inspiring, clever hacks and ideas for our much loved IKEA items".

2 Responses to Out of the ORDNING’nary

  1. Anonymous says:

    Awesome. Does the light fixture screw onto the pipe or is it just a cord hanging out or something?

  2. CJ Dellatore says:

    Great idea. I’ve been a MAJOR fan of IKEA lighting for years. There’s a bent plywood fixture above my sink I bought a decade ago, which still looks amazing today!

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