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11 Ceiling Light Ideas Perfect For Your Living Room Hunker

11 Ceiling Light Ideas Perfect For Your Living Room Hunker 11 Ceiling Light Ideas Perfect For Your Living Room Hunker

Living rooms can be tough to light because they’re one of the largest rooms in the home. There’s just a whole lot of territory to cover. While there isn’t one quick-fix answer to a perfectly lit living room, these seven tips can help you get started.

Task lighting quite simply allows you to comfortably complete a task (such as reading) by providing proper illumination. While these lamps are around for practical reasons, it doesn’t mean they can’t be stylish, too. Here are some sophisticated options.

Dimmers set the mood you want for your space, and shouldn’t be looked over. Curious if a dimmer can be added to your light fixture? Find out here.

The Bell Pendant Light, as you may have guessed, was inspired by the bell form. This pendant, intended to bring people together, was a labor of love for design duo Jacob Rudbeck and Andreas Lund, along with Normann Copenhagen. “…the bell has historically been used to call people to come together—to gather people. With its bell shape, Bell can also be used to create a cozy place to gather in the room,” according to Rudbeck and Lund.

Ceiling fans don’t have to be ugly. Farmhouse ceiling fans are on-trend, for example, yet remain practical. They feature rustic wood and clean, traditional lines, rather than old-fashioned white plastic.

16. Catalina Bronze Finish Metal Farmhouse Pendant Lamp from Kohl’s, $89.99

Whether you choose to group these hanging lights together over a long kitchen table, or have one pendant stand alone in your home’s foyer, the 251 First Uptown Pendant is an eye-catching fixture that complements a variety of design styles. Made from natural brass, the sleek design (reminiscent of a traditional water vessel) can be the perfect way to add a little something special to your humble abode.

14. Alta Brass Dome Chandelier from Lawson-Fenning, starting at $1,150

Accent lighting is useful for highlighting special features of your living room such as art or a fireplace. These lights can be found under cabinets or recessed in the ceiling. Accent lighting is the most common form of directional lighting, which means it has small openings, ranging between three to five inches, to create a focused beam of light that highlights something beautiful.

Semi-flush mount lights hang down just a bit lower than flush mounts, but are just as simple and elegant.

A unique cluster of seven tapered candle sleeves, the Fulton Seven-light Chandelier is a splendid fixture. Visually interesting and aesthetically pleasing, this fixture’s sculptural industrial design would look amazing in a foyer. This chandelier, also available in a 13-light option, is constructed without glass, and finished in bronze giving it a warm, vintage vibe that we can’t get enough of.

Track lighting does not have to be cold and clinical. It fits so nicely between the ceiling beams above, for example. Learn how to replace track lighting bulbs yourself here.

There are a plethora of things to consider when looking for the right ceiling lights for your home. Whether you want to soften the colors in your kitchen, or use directional light to display art pieces in your living room, lighting can make or break a room design. If done correctly, a ceiling light can change the look and feel of any style room. Here are 16 modern ceiling light options that are guaranteed to spruce up your digs.

Lighting doesn’t have to be all practical. Impactful pieces such as chandeliers or pendants add the the mood of your space while also providing a bit of light. Learn more about how you can incorporate decorative lighting here.

You definitely don’t want to judge this light fixture by the exterior cover. More than just your average pendant light, the Skygarden is a stunning piece of art. While the outside of the dome is elegantly understated and minimal in design, the Skygarden Pendant’s true beauty lies within — on the inside of the dome. Designed by Marcel Wanders, the dome’s interior features an elegant white plaster floral motif that will leave your dinner guests drooling for more.

Who said chandeliers are only reserved for the dining room? They can add some glam to just about any space, including your living room. Learn how to shorten the chain of a chandelier here.

7. Fulton Seven-Light Chandelier from Hinkley Lighting, $1,399

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How grand is this look? Don’t be afraid to venture out of the box when it comes to lighting your living room.

Dimmers set the mood you want for your space, and shouldn’t be overlooked. Curious if a dimmer can be added to your light fixture? Find out here.

10. Muuto Ambit Pendant Light from Danish Design Store, $349

Last but certainly not least, the Catalina Bronze Pendant is a charming accent that is just begging to be added to an industrial or modern style dining room or kitchen. The versatility of this one-light pendant’s bronze finish allows it to blend effortlessly into any color palette, making this one decor decision that you absolutely won’t regret.

Lighting doesn’t have to be all practical. Impactful pieces such as this pendant with a stylish paper shade add to the mood of your space while also providing a bit of light. Learn more about how you can incorporate decorative lighting here.

Not all great ceiling lights come from upscale brick and mortars. This matte black pendant can be purchased from Home Depot. Large enough to fly solo in a foyer or above your dining room table, the BAZZ’s sleek coupe-shaped design is inspired by the gold and black decor of the Art Deco design era.

Elegant and simple, don’t overlook flush mount ceiling lights. Learn how to change the lightbulb of a flush mount ceiling light yourself here.

While it’s not something you see every day, cove lighting, or lighting that goes around the perimeter of your tray or vaulted ceiling, can really add something special to your space.

Looking at electronics in a dark room can strain and fatigue your eyes. Some like to place a light behind their TV to reduce this strain. This addition is called bias lighting. There are specific TV backlighting kits available for purchase, or you can simply place a lamp behind your television.

Geometric elegance describes the Mod Geo Pendant perfectly. This glamorous fixture’s chic design demands to be the star of the show, adding drama to any room it’s installed in. Ideal for a dining room, this contemporary gem won’t go unnoticed and will be the perfect accompaniment to all of your fabulous dinner parties.

The Mobile Chandelier is an elegant dance of balance and light. A modern (and grown-up) take on the baby mobile from your childhood nursery, this fixture’s asymmetrical frame and adjustable arms make it truly unique. This chandelier’s ambient light and intriguing shape will be a perfect addition to your home’s design.

6. Above Pendant for Louis Poulsen from Design Public, starting at $312

When School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) student Victoria Kim was asked for the second annual Design Collab with CB2, “What does ‘live well’ mean in the context of home design?” she thought about the people closest to her who make life brighter. The SAIC Together Pendant Light is a beautiful representation of that “brightness.” Made up of eight different sized glowing glass orbs, this fixture projects a luminous glow perfect for a kitchen or dining room, providing enough light so that your guests can pass the salt with ease.

Originally designed by Poul Henningsen, the Louis Poulsen PH 50 Lamp is one of DWR’s best-selling light fixtures. The pendant is masterfully designed to emanate glare-free light using a layered shade with various sizes and shapes to direct light both horizontally and vertically. The lamp comes in a variety of colors so you can really get creative. Install the Coconut White in an all-white kitchen for a monochromatic scheme, or go with the Mint Blue for a modern, retro vibe.

Mixing antique and modern styles never looked so good! The Intueri Light SS-5 Pendant is a playful design that combines a Victorian-like ceiling medallion with minimalist metal discs. Although the design may be whimsical, this fixture takes its job very seriously. The pendant’s metal disc shades act as reflectors directing light downward and providing plenty of illumination.

11. 251 First Uptown Natural Brass One-Light Pendant from Bellacor, $106

A simple ceiling fan may come to mind when you think of living room lighting. But in reality, there are so many other fun options for illuminating your space. Allow us to spark your creativity with 11 ceiling light ideas that are perfect for your living room below.

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Designed by Taf Architects for Muuto, the Ambit LED Pendant Light is delicately crafted by artisans. In keeping with Scandinavian tradition, the aluminum is hand polished, hand painted, and press spun. We love this fixture in the color Rose, but it’s available in a variety of hues that will add character to almost any modern space in your home.

Yes, this one is a bit more of a commitment, but if natural light is what you’re lacking, there’s nothing better than a skylight. Here’s how to make a DIY shade for your skylight, once it’s been installed.

The Cosmo Pendant Lamp is out of this world! The sculptural shape is formed with spirals of iron wire that come together to create a contemporary and mesmerizing globe. This space-age pendant looks best with a vintage filament bulb, but fair warning: You will have a hard time tearing your eyes away from this stunner.

When you hear the word “chandelier” your mind might immediately conjure images of beautiful crystal and handblown glass fixtures suspended from the ceiling, but rules were made to be broken. You don’t need a 14-foot vaulted ceiling to enjoy the sophistication of a chandelier. The gorgeous Alta Brass Dome Chandelier is a 12-inch high, semi-flush mount, and perfect for homes with lower ceiling heights. This fixture is sure to turn heads.

If you’ve been looking for a fixture that is just a little bit edgy, and a little bit rock-n-roll, then the Hagne Chandelier could be the piece you’ve been dreaming of. The chic sculptural two-tier design features two bulbs nestled within each aluminum tube tier, running parallel to one another. Casting light outwards and creating plenty of diffuse light, this striking black and gold pendant would look incredible in any modern pad.

Pendant lights aren’t only meant for the kitchen. Here’s how to shorten the cord on a pendant light so no one knocks their head!

While it’s not something you see every day, ceiling accent lighting, or lighting that goes around the perimeter of your tray or vaulted ceiling, can really add something special to your space.

If you’re looking for an elegantly simple pendant that offers a soft, warm glow then this is the fixture for you. The Above Pendant provides both downlight and discreet uplight through the curved opening at the top. The interior of this conical shaped Danish pendant is painted with matte white paint to ensure that light is distributed evenly. The result: A subdued and pleasant ambiance perfect for cozying up with your favorite book.

1. BAZZ 1-Light Black and White Wood Pendant from Home Depot, $140.64

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