Using pendant lights is all about getting the right balance between the various elements that one uses and the texture of different surfaces in the kitchen. A kitchen employs wide variety of surfaces shelf designs and metallic tinges. This is something unique and exclusive to this part of the home. The right pendant lights are those that simply blend into the existing setting.
Speaking of standouts the Etch Shade Brass light by Tom Dixon consists of digitally etched brass sheets. “Inspired by the logic of pure mathematics” this pendant light includes patterning that creates ornate shadows on the wall adding to the futuristic effect. Looking for something smaller? This piece can also be purchased as a candle holder!
If your alley through the garden is close to the house like in most cases you can accompany the walk with wall appliqués or wall lamps built on the house wall. There are many options to use here from more classical lamps with lampshades to very minimalistic and modern wall appliqués with simple and attractive geometries.
The health aspect is one that cannot be overlooked either. Most of the light installations allow fluorescent lamp socketing as well as halogen and LED. We have grown in the age of fluorescent lighting and energy-saving lamps and have felt their incomplete color spectrum and their glimmer frequency affect our eyes.
For the orientation light that accompanies you to the front door you can pick bollard lamps which are usually up to 1 meter high and are built on the ground. If you want a special design you have to make a bit of specialized research since most providers supply standard kind of industrial bollard lamps. But trust me there are vivid and beautiful options to find. Or if you prefer vintage you can also go with torchiere-style lamps from wrought iron.
Our final piece is the Dichroix 5-Light Square Pendant which features panels of glass covered with 15-50 coatings of metallic and silicon oxides. Due to clever construction an optical filter is created in which some wavelengths of light are transmitted while others are reflected. A satin nickel frame and dichroic glass shades are true highlights.