Have you noticed that many of today’s top lamps and pendant lights feature a minimalist industrial presentation of one bulb (and little else)? For example this Lens Floor Lamp from West Elm is inspired by factory lighting. A glass shade and a steel base give this piece understated style power.
While there are plenty of brilliant options around a trendy pendant light that offers both visual and sculptural beauty and acts as a stunning standalone piece can still be hard to find. Today we have that will steal the show in any contemporary space while becoming instant focal points.
Channeling the cord-and-bulb approach of today’s coolest pendant lights this DIY Modern Wood Floor Lamp from Ana White features an Edison-style corded bulb. We’re loving the combo of mint green cording with the warm tone of the wood:
One of today’s most popular pendant light trends is compact lighting. Plus if you’re looking for something a bit more grand you can buy multiples and hang them in groups! Below we see Prism Pendants from West Elm which showcase in metal and glass.
Marcel OSSendrijver – MOSS Design – is a Netherlands-based designer creating 100% handmade Dutch designs. His Trumpet Lamp is a delightfully quirky character whose base and arms are made with beech and whose shade is formed from cast clay. Doubtless a happy and affable desk companion for many years to come.
The most striking feature of is the way it promises to blend in with some of the most popular decorating themes currently doing the rounds. Its sleek form and unassuming appeal make it ideal for contemporary modern and minimal homes.