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Luxurious Chandeliers to Light Up the Room

Chandeliers and pendant lighting are a great way to add sophistication to any room. Create a warm and inviting atmosphere with distinguished lighting designs. Chandeliers emit a soft, glowing light that can create a soothing ambiance, making it ideal for rooms where family or friends gather such as dining rooms.

Whether you’re looking to add an element of romance to a room or a bit of extravagance, a chandelier or pendant light can bring your room décor to the next level. Place smaller pendants over nightstands or end tables in the living room. Bunch them up in threes to create a visually stunning effect. Larger chandeliers add drama to foyers and staircases.

Chandeliers vs. Pendant Lights

While chandeliers and pendant lighting used to be very similar, they now have very unique distinctions that make clearly different home decor items.

Pendant lights are single lights and are generally suspended from the ceiling by a wire hidden by a rod or chain. These are generally used in smaller areas like small dining rooms, bars, counters, and islands. They come in many different styles and variations and are generally hung between 32" and 40" from the illuminated surface.

Chandeliers are more intricate and have multiple lights usually suspended from a base in the middle. These are typically larger, more ornate, and better suited for larger rooms, like living rooms and bedrooms.

Choosing the Right Lighting for Your Home

From rustic to contemporary, Bassett offers a timeless selection of pendants and chandeliers. Our chandeliers open up every room with chic sophistication and grace. A well-placed chandelier can steal the show, especially in a well-decorated space.

Choosing the right design of lighting depends on several factors, including:

Room Theme

Every well-designed room follows a specific theme, and the design of your lights needs to follow that. The design of your pendant or chandelier needs to coordinate with the colors and style of the rest of your room. The mismatching room decor can stick out and become an eyesore.

Color Temperature

Lighting sets the tone of the room and adds a layer of color temperature to everything. Always consider which light bulbs and lampshades will accent the room's theme best. With a little extra money and time, you can even invest in smart lighting. Most smart light bulbs have variable color temperatures you can manually set, letting you choose exactly what mood you want to set for each room.

Pendant and Chandelier Size

As mentioned earlier, size constraints will also narrow your search down. Make sure you choose the right size of ceiling light fixture to compliment your room's dimensions and its existing furniture. Larger chandeliers are perfect for dining room settings, while small pendant lights are perfect for smaller rooms like offices, entryways, or bathrooms.

Shop Bassett for Pendants & Chandeliers

Ready to start browsing our selection? Our design specialists can help you choose the perfect lighting for your home. Schedule an appointment with one today, and find the perfect chandelier or pendant light for your room's design.

You’ll find an incredible selection of quality, stylish pendants, and chandeliers here at Bassett. Take advantage of free shipping on many of our items. View our online catalog or stop by your nearest Bassett location for more information.

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