Just today Design*Sponge posted this amazing entry about another use for those vintage globes... ImagineNations turns each one into a gorgeous work of art through decoupage and lots of creative imagination.
Butterfly Globe --
Wild Things Globe --
(photos above from ImagineNations)
What an inspired use for these globes! Thank goodness I haven't started on my pendant light project yet. More options to consider now. I love options.