What a cool idea this is! Outdoor Chandelier: Replace the light bulbs in an old chandelier with inexpensive solar lights & hang it from a tree branch. You'll have gorgeous outdoor lighting without having to hook up electricity.
Let's paint the door -- how 'bout a navy blue or black? How to Paint A Front Door (in 5 Steps!) -Christina (use a high gloss enamel; a thin strip of Vaseline on all door edges will keep it from sticking to weather stripping if still tacky)
I really like this idea for an office or a library. Convert an old globe into a pendant light! Seems easy enough. Buy a lamp kit at your local hardware store, take apart a globe and drill a larger hole for the light. Put remainder of light together.