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!
Poul Henningsen for Louis Poulsen Lighting Artichoke Lamp ($9737)
Restoration Hardware 1920s Odeon Clear Glass Chandelier ($3550 and up)
Barnlight Electric Co. The Wesco Deep Bowl Chain Hung Pendant ($140)
Restoration Hardware 19th C. Baroque Chandelier ($4395)
Restoration Hardware Street Gas Lamp Pendant ($775 and up)
Jonathan Adler Giant Sputnik Chandelier ($3195)
1stdibs Large French Black Tole Chandelier ($13,795)
Which of these showstopping spaces is your favorite? Share your pick in the comments!