Lighting. That oft-neglected area of home decor – hang a few light shades, bung in some recessed lighting and your done, right? Wrong. When it comes to lighting you have a grand opportunity to create something truly special; to transform a space from the ordinary to the extraordinary, which is why if you want to make a real impact in a room you should be considering statement lighting.
Even the simplest of lighting options can have an epic quality, as these hanging light bulbs prove.
This ‘bird cage’ light shade is another example of lighting that is simple in its design, but it is nonetheless charming.
There’s something mesmerising about these pendant lights – skillfully made from hand blown glass – that would make you want to stare at them all day.
Now this light shade has wow factor! It completely dominates the space, but not to the extent that the rest of the room is overshadowed by its presence.
Approach your statement lighting with a flourish – much like the ethereal, yet dramatic example above.
A starburst chandelier has glamour, and offers something a bit different to the traditional chandelier design.
This branching bubble chandelier is an unusual creation, and certainly makes an impact amongst the otherwise understated decor of the space.
Despite the plainness of its appearance, this geometric lighting structure still manages to be eye-catching.
How about lighting made from trumpets? It’s a quirky approach, but would undoubtedly create a talking point with guests.
Statement lighting doesn’t have to be a grand affair. As long as it stands out in the space, it has done its job.
Having said that though, it can be a grand affair if you want it to be. This room is all about the statement lighting.
Of course, you don’t have to go for something modern and edgy. This traditional Moroccan pendant light is stunning, and easily catches the attention.
Looking for a way to repurpose your used wine bottles? Then why not turn them into a unique chandelier?
These oversized copper light shades make a strong visual design statement within the space.
Wicker isn’t just for chairs and baskets you know. The material can also be used to create some lovely light shades.
These large glass globe pendant lights are a sophisticated way to add statement lighting to your home.