IKEA pieces are ideal for hacks – I’m sure that everyone has tried to do that once or more. Today we’re hacking an IKEA photo pendant lamp, you’ll need painter’s tape, copper spray paint, a utility knife, wire cutters/wire stripper, a canopy. Tape off the wire with your painter’s tape and spray paint your shade. Hold the light where you want it to hang. Measure how long you need the wire to be and add six inches. Cut the wire using your wire cutters. Using your utility knife, cut off about three inches of the outer layer of your wire. The outer layer is very thin, so be sure to not cut through the inside wires. Read what to do next in the source.