17 Gorgeous Rooms Where Lighting Steals the Show
There’s one aspect of a room that holds the power to knock our socks off in one fell swoop. That showstopping ingredient? Lighting! We’re certain you’ve witnessed this little spot of décor magic in action too: Like an eye-catching necklace or shoulder-grazing pair of earrings, a beautiful light fixture is the icing on the cake—the detail that can take any interior from “pretty good” to “holy wow.” To inspire you to take the plunge and go big in your home, we’ve rounded up the most gorgeous rooms where lighting totally steals the show. Scroll now!
The iconic PH Artichoke Light by Poul Henningsen for Louis Poulsen remains as modern and enchanting as it was at its creation in 1958.
An airy, oversize paper globe pendant is the perfect topping to this neutral living room, and it highlights the room’s enviably tall ceilings.
A sleek pair of cone-shaped black pendants serves as a modern counterpart to a dining space composed of rustic, monochromatic wood tones.
Hung low above a glass accent table, this copper Tom Dixon pendant defines a cozy and stylish seating area.
A spectacularly sized flush mount chandelier gorgeously crowns this high-style space.
Two oversize industrial pendant lights—given extra pop thanks to red cording—define this slick and stylized kitchen’s counter space.
Rosy metallic hues complement this downright dreamy living and kitchen space.
Coupled with pooling curtains, an ornate crystal chandelier lends an air of romance and luxury to a down-to-earth palette of inky blues.
Nate Berkus knows the power of lighting in unexpected places. Here, a quartet of chrome globe pendants makes a bold statement in a kitchen.
A '50s Stilnovo chandelier floats above a rich mahogany-hued dining space.
A trio of black pendants with unexpected bronze interiors adds modern pop to a masculine living room.
Who really needs wall art when your chandelier has a unique and surprising form?
Hovering just above a round, rustic dining table, this sparkling chandelier adds irresistible beauty to the casual yet elegant space.
We love the inspired mix-and-match style of this dining space. The linear gold form of the chandelier adds a dash of artful polish to rougher-hewn pieces.
A whimsical burst of gold perfectly crowns this playfully feminine dining space.
A glam-meets-industrial chandelier matches the edgy art arrangement and elegantly hard-edged furniture in this dining space.
Hello, cream dream! This stunning living space makes its centerpiece a breathtaking two-tiered tole chandelier. We very much approve.