Are you outfitting your home with a country or rustic feel? In this case, you cannot go wrong with complementing your furnishings by adding a farmhouse pendant light. Available in matte black metal, brass, iron, and distressed wood tones, the light source can play second fiddle to your design or become a focal point. Besides that, rustic pendant lighting is an excellent option for the shopper who is looking to add width to the illumination of a room. Since some light fixtures combine height with width, they allow for impressive designs.
Farmhouse pendant light fixtures come in many sizes including mini pendant lights and chandelier pendant lights to fit in any size room. Add to your dining room, living room, or entryway to complete your modern farmhouse decor. With various wood finishes including chrome, pewter, satin nickel, brushed nickel, and oil rubbed bronze finish, you can find a ceiling pendant light to match your style. Pair perfectly with your existing ceiling lights and sconces.
Going for the Gusto with Inspiring Farmhouse Pendant Shapes
Some rustic hanging lights are perfect spheres. These pendant lamps support the curvatures of your furnishings. Of course, there is also the perfectly rectangular farmhouse kitchen island lighting that impresses with its linear shape and straight lines. No matter what design you favor, there is a shape that will underscore your country leanings. By the way, rustic kitchen island lighting it also a great task illumination for those with a new baking hobby!
Farmhouse pendant lights offer many unique design elements. For one thing, it's common to see exposed bulbs. Many fixtures utilize Edison bulbs as the light source because of their antique look. Sometimes, you'll see mason jars repurposed as clear glass lampshades. Dimmable light bulbs are helpful to achieve the right ambiance when hung over a dining table.
Be sure to check out some of our favorite farmhouse pendant lighting fixtures including the Kichler Brinley Cylinder Glass Pendant with clear glass shade, Murray Feiss Allier Candelabra Hanging Pendant Light, Quoizel Brockton 1-Light Pendant, and ELK Stagecoach Blown Glass Black Finish Lantern Pendant Light.
How will you embrace the farmhouse style this year? Adding antique pendant lighting is a great step in the right direction. It gives you the option of adding light touches. That said, for the serious interior designer who wants to go the other direction, there is nothing better than modern pendant lighting.