It's so much fun to take something old and give it new life. The next time you see a chandelier or candelabra at the thrift store or yard sale, look at it in a new way.
Here's a chandelier turned cake stand:
Another one with vintage plates.
This one was made into an outdoor candle holder.
A bird feeder - ( I found it on Pinterest but the link doesn't go to the original site. I think the same steps would apply but you would use bowls.)
Do you have any other ideas? Share them in the comments!