When it comes to pendant lighting possibilities pay attention to the type and style of furniture featured in the room. If muted colors and shades abound in your space it may pay to go big and bold with the lighting or you may choose to play it cool and sleek with an understated yet modern piece in silver or clear. Don’t assume that contemporary shades are only for contemporary rooms. There’s nothing more powerful than a modern statement in an unexpected place!
A tall floor lamp is a very decorative object in any room. It creates a friendly and warm atmosphere and can be installed by the bed or by an armchair for reading and relaxation. An advantage is that it can be moved anywhere across the room.
This next lighting option comes in a set of seven opal-glass globes. It’s the Glass Orb Chandelier from West Elm! With a frame of satin nickel and the ability to adjust the height of each light as needed this piece proves to be as strong and functional as it is stunning…
Designed by Alberto Lievore Jannette Altherre and Manel Molina the spot Cono by Vibia provides direct and subtle ambient lighting and can be swiveled for directing the light. Compact yet slim it is available in black white and green.
Most people do tend to us the rule of threes pretty blindly when it comes to pendant lights over a kitchen island. But there is more to the number of pendant lights that one must utilize than this.
You can also combine a bollard light serving as actual orientation light with rather decorative wall appliqués with up- and downlight which only cast their shine effect upon the wall surface.