Caged pendant lights are a must for industrial style lovers. Here are several different styles I have found online, along with a DIY project for those ambitious and artistic individuals who enjoy a fun and challenging  home project.

Cage Filament Pendant Polished Nickel $129 from Restoration Hardware.

Industrial Cage Work Light Chandelier $449 from Shades of Light.

Vintage Factory Cage Light Pendant $125 by City Owl.

Large Conical Caged Pendants by Trainspotters.

Aged Bronze Cage Pendant $69.97 Home Decorators Collection (The Home Depot).

3 Light Caged Chandelier $355 from Junkyard Lighting.

12 Cage Light Chandelier $2950 from Jak Home.

An individual I know actually made her own caged lights to hang above her dining room table. She mounted three large wire baskets on a plank of wood. It came out great! Here is a tutorial from Whipperberry’s blog with step-by-step instructions for a similar project.

What you need:

  • A Metal Basket
  • Pendant light cord set
  • Pendant light conversion kit
  • 3/8″ non-metal clamp connector
  • Step drill
  • Vintage light bulb (optional)
  • Round metal file

Step 1: To begin you need to drill a hole into the bottom of your basket.

Step 2: the edges were pretty rough so he filed down the edges with a round metal file.

Step 3: Place the clamp connector into the hole and secure.

Step 4: Cut the plug off the pendant light and feed the cable through the clamp.  Secure the clamp.


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