Simple and effective, a chandelier over the table is a classic way to light a dining room. Improve this lighting feature by installing a dimmer to enhance the mood of your meals.
A pair of quirky table lamps placed on a sideboard wash the walls with light for subtle ambient illumination. The chandelier over the dining table draws attention to the silver leaf ceiling. Design by Ana Donohue
This entryway achieves an art gallery feel with directional light fixtures that showcase framed photographs. Design by Andreas Charalambous
In this entryway, designer Shane Inman used recessed light fixtures to highlight a custom-made bench with storage space and two display niches.
Recessed and pendant light and table lamps provide plenty of lighting in this open-concept dining room. The windows surrounding this gorgeous dining room make the space feel as if it’s floating in the night sky.
The open timber ceiling structure adds to the woodsy, natural vibe.
Glass pendant lights provide ambient lighting and put the spotlight on this dining room’s beautiful Carrera marble table. The custom-designed wall of shelving is equipped with brilliant accent lights, making it the focal point of the room.
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An elegant chandelier makes a grand statement in this double-height entryway. Recessed fixtures provide additional ambient lighting.
Globe-like glass chandeliers add sparkle to this entryway designed by Lori Dennis. Contemporary wall sconces provide additional illumination and accentuate the tiled walls.
Accent lighting can be used to highlight a focal point in an entryway. In this space, designer Shane Inman incorporated a recessed light fixture to emphasize a stunning stone wall and a soothing painting.
You can enhance your dining room’s design style with the right wall sconces. In this French Country dining room, delicate candle-like sconces flank a charming fireplace.
Chandeliers aren’t just for traditional dining rooms: A floral chandelier complements the ghost dining chairs and gloss brown table. A mirrored white buffet table provides a spot for decorative accents, like vases and candles.
Two contemporary pendant lights serve double-duty as art. Romantic upholstered chairs surround a Versace dining table. Tangerine-hued draperies open to allow natural light to bounce off the hand-carved fireplace.
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A series of wall sconces draws attention to the architectural detail in this home’s beautiful arched entryway. The sconces cast light both upward and downward, illuminating both the ceiling and the hardwood floors.
Candle sconces and a drum-shaped light fixture cast soft, warm light in this entryway. Designer Shelly Riehl David used track lighting to draw attention to the exquisite artwork displayed in the space.
Track lighting can often be the best option to highlight specific parts of a room, like a favorite piece of art. In this modern dining room, the wavy track lighting becomes a focal point along with the graphic artwork and towering centerpiece.
A ceiling-mounted light fixture is often sufficient for illuminating a single-level entryway. This entryway’s simple yet elegant light fixture casts light upward, highlighting the beadboard ceiling.
Cove lighting, installed in a ledge high on the wall, adds a glamorous touch to this elegant dining room. A sparkling crystal chandelier and coordinating wall sconces cast ambient light throughout the room. Design by Lina Khatib