One of the biggest complaints with these uber-elegant industrial lights is that they bring back outdated bulbs that are not planet-friendly and turn up your power bills. A safe compromise is to replace the filament bulb with modern LED variants that offer the same visual effect at 80 percent more energy-efficiency. These simple industrial lights also are smart space-savers that work brilliantly in small bedrooms bathrooms and dining spaces.
For awhile now we at Decoist have been quite taken with the lighting of onefortythree. The Shaded Pendant Lamps below are a beautiful marriage of and cloth twisted cords. A variety of color variations are available as is a plug-in option:
The Boja Pendant Lamp from IKEA has a ’70s-meets-’80s vibe. Can’t you see this hanging in the kitchen of Rattan is the material of choice here and the addition of a steel ceiling cup creates a modern update.
British designer Ilse Crawford describes the w084t2 as a sturdy friend who is unpretentious and always there. Its design has an honest character and one can imagine this light offering inspiration during long working days and nights.
There’s power in numbers when it comes to compact lighting! Below we see an array of selections from Room & Board featuring some with metallic details:
These ultra-simple lighting fixtures also work well in contemporary minimal and of course industrial homes as they seem both unassuming and captivating at the same time! Combine the simple bulb with a metallic holder in a color of your choice and you have a delightful pendant that transcends styles and themes!