Prisms

flowers101April 16, 2012

I have about 30-40 prisms that are 14" long. Any ideas what I can do with them, preferably something for the garden. Thanks.

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nonacook(8bFL)

I don't think I have seen prisms that long before.
I think a pretty top, with strings of beads and
and prisms at the bottom, would look great.

    Bookmark   April 16, 2012 at 9:27AM
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jlily(Z6)

I would hang them from your porch, or trees. Use them in a wire-art creation. They would be beautiful any way you use them. I am green with envy. Please show us what you decide to do. Jlily

    Bookmark   April 16, 2012 at 10:22AM
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Marlene Kindred

OMGoodness....you could send them to me!! Just kidding...I've never seen prisms that long. I think I would go crazy making suncatchers for the yard!

    Bookmark   April 16, 2012 at 1:07PM
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flowers101

Cool ideas----thanks. We're remodeling and this was a chandelier that was hanging over the tub. I removed the prisms before it went in the dumpster and I'm so glad I did. I was also thinking, I have a bottle tree and I'm going to try hanging them from the branches and see how that looks. A lot of possibilities here, all I needed was a start. When I decide exactly what to do, I'll try and post a picture (I've never done that before).

    Bookmark   April 16, 2012 at 1:32PM
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spedigrees z4VT

I bet the prisms would add eye-catching sparkle to your bottle tree!

I have a small flowering crabapple tree that I adorned with chandelier crystals. They disappear from sight in the summer when the tree leafs out, but they look pretty in the winter and spring when the light catches them.

    Bookmark   April 17, 2012 at 11:48AM
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jeannespines

Suncatchers! Would make awesome suncatchers! In trees, in flowerbeds, potted flowers...deck railing, anything where the sun can catch it! Jeanne S.

    Bookmark   April 18, 2012 at 10:09PM
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trashydj

oh you are so lucky everyone has already told you what I would do with them please if you can post some pics of them when you are done

    Bookmark   April 20, 2012 at 6:57AM
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ridgetop01(z5 CNY)

I think they'd be useful to keep deer out of the garden, and possibly rabbits/woodchucks/etc, depending on where they hang!

    Bookmark   April 26, 2012 at 2:21PM
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