Ideas for Hanging Pendant Light without Making a Hole in the Ceiling?

Ideas for Hanging Pendant Light without Making a Hole in the Ceiling?

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Regina Yunghans
Mar 11, 2013

Q: While visiting home I've taken my mother's living room from mostly beige and brown and have been incorporating her favorite colors in a bold way. I made curtains and pillow covers and I don't think I'll ever buy such things again! It's still a work in progress, but now that we've got most of the living room in order we need to tackle lighting. We're going to get rid of her current lamps and I want to hang a pendant (Eden by CB2) above, but because she's renting I don't want to screw a hook into the ceiling:

Google hasn't been much help, but I'm wondering how others have done this. I've been thinking of using one or two of the clear 3M utility hooks that stick to the ceiling but don't know how much weight they're rated for.

Ideas, anyone?

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