Grundtal Ikea Grundtal light-704592

Published on July 19th, 2013 | by IH guest


Gruntdal ceiling lamp

Materials: Grundtal Hanger, Fabric, elastic, sewing machine, drill

Description: Cut a square (27″x27″) of white cotton fabric, sew edges and pass a elastic in the seam. Drill 4 holes in the ceiling, 1 for each corner of the square, place a plug and screw the Gruntdal hanger. When 4 hangers are placed, put elastic around hangers, the fabric is suspended. That’s it!

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~ Ama

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One Response to Gruntdal ceiling lamp

  1. bofh says:

    Wow! This is such a great idea! I have loved the original lamp ever since I have seen it, but it is expensive, as it is “design”.
    I can’t wait to have a little spare time to go to ikea and to make this. I am already shuffling different fabric hues in my head :) .
    I like the idea of using elastic to fix the fabric – yellow looks great too :)
    The only thing I am a bit uncomfortable with though is fixing the bulb to the ceiling with that hook thing. I think I will buy one of those flat ceiling lamps – like Hyby ( or Lock. They are quite inexpensive and you can use the support part to get the bulb in in a horizontal position in a safer way.
    Thanks for sharing your idea.

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