Inside this classic, spacious man's walk-in closet, dark wood cabinets provide ample drawer and open-faced cabinet space. A large island dresser provides additional drawer space, while exposed bulb pendant lights add to the room's natural light.
The creative use of wall treatments and art installations in this modern dining room turns the area into a striking gallery. Everywhere you look — the silver accent wall, the light bulb pendant lights — there's something compelling to contemplate.
Designed for the whole family to gather around, the gray kitchen island centers the space and is clad in clean white countertops. Exposed bulb pendant lights illuminate the surface. The kitchen features an open floor plan that combines the breakfast nook and homework area.
In the sleek kitchen, matte wall tile contrasts with eco-friendly shiny white cabinetry and high efficiency stainless steel appliances. Energy Star lighting fixtures brighten the space with LED bulbs when darkness falls.
The stairway pendant in the design studio was designed by Andrea Michaelson and was made using reclaimed factory coils with a vintage-style exposed bulb. The contemporary aesthetic with touches of industrial style was used throughout the entire space on everything from fixtures to furnishings.
The new peninsula and perimeter counters have an engineered quartz top in white with gray veining. Modern metal and wood stools offer seating at the peninsula. Two metal pendant lights feature a copper finish and large bulbs provide a warm glow.
This urban, industrial powder room features scarlet red walls to generate instant excitement and contrast with the surrounding fired metal panels. Novel, bare bulb fixtures dangle humbly from red cable, illuminating the surroundings with eclectic allure.
Wood beams create a deep coffered ceiling that mirrors the low height of the fixtures in the living room. Bulb pendant lights hang over the living room adding a sheen to the leather finish of the orange armchairs and brown sectional. A slate fireplace surround adds a cool tone accent perfect for contrasting the warm wood of the design.
A drum pendant with a shade offers affordable elegance, no matter your style, above an island or kitchen table. The filter on the bottom hides the bulbs and creates a soft glow, says interior designer Michelle Mentzer. You can find drum pendants with solid or patterned linen shades often starting at $125.
The ingredients for a midcentury-style kitchen are simple: stained wood cabinets with flat-panel doors and a few vintage accessories (like the bulb pendants above). Designer Michelle Lord shares her money-saving strategies for creating a midcentury look. “I like to shop for midcentury furniture and accessories at garage sales and at Salvation Army stores. Then, to pull the look together I use pops of midcentury colors like lime green and orange.”
These glass Kichler Everly pendants boast a gentle curve and a filament bulb for a vintage twist. The pendants can
can be found online from multiple retailers for less than $150. This kitchen is designed by Cate Dunning and Lathem Gordon of Atlanta-based GordonDunning.
A large curved bar matches the ceiling shape creating a curved room edge in this spacious kitchen. The natural rock frame adds beautiful texture against the polished granite countertop. Traditional pendant lights with bell bulb covers follow the arch of the ceiling and bar. A wood island in the center of the kitchen features a charcoal gray countertop for extra prep space beyond the eat in area.