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Telephone pole insulators/tea light holders.

I found some old telephone pole insulators and my boyfriend helped to turn them into candle holders! These will light up our back patio nicely in the evening!

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took the plastic covers off my dusk-dawn lights and replaced with blue insulators from old telephone poles.

In 1850 companies such as Hemingray, Bookfield and Whitall Tatum started producing glass insulators for telegraph lines, telephone and powe...

Quick and Easy Upcycle - Bed Spring and Insulator Votive - I used rusty bed springs from a friend's back yard and an aqua glass insulator from my garage to crea…

The pendant lights are made from repurposed vintage telephone pole insulators by brookelynn23, via Flickr

The pendant lights are made from repurposed vintage telephone pole insulators by brookelynn23, via Flickr

Telephone pole insulators by gwilmore, via Flickr

My continuing love affair with insulators--on the hunt for new uses and ideas. Telephone pole insulators by gwilmore,

Instead of throwing away a lovely crystal vase that I chipped on the top edge, I turned it upside down placing it onto a marble base of an old lamp.  Then I glued a mint green beehive telephone insulator (that use to be on top of a telephone pole years ago) to the top.

Crystal Garden Ornament

This is one of our garden art decorations. I picked up an old chair at a thrift shop and repainted it, added fairy wallies and decoupaged them to chair. Added the planter and positioned "Sadie" the Garden Diva!

Antique Vintage Hemingray 42 emerald green by #SupergirlBatgirlRav, $19.00

Antique Vintage Hemingray 42 emerald green by #SupergirlBatgirlRav, $19.00

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