A red wall fills this space with color. A gold screen divides the open concept living room and dining room. A modern chandelier with pillar candles illuminates the dining space's interesting table. The table's glass top showcases a layer of rock under the tabletop surface.
Stepping into the two-story great room of that same Nantucket-style home, designer Bruce Palmer continues his theme of elegant coastal living by featuring traditional marine-inspired prints and decor. Although slightly understated by the grandeur of the candle chandeliers and coffered ceiling, the coastal accessories still beautifully represent the home's natural surroundings. Design by Bruce Palmer; construction by Dewson Construction Company; architecture by Olivieri, Shousky & Kiss, PA; photography by John Jenkins
There’s nothing like a chandelier to create an elegant dining atmosphere. But wiring for an outdoor fixture can be complicated, and wet-rated styles are somewhat limited. One solution is to hang a candle chandelier from the beams of a pergola or covered patio, as designer Howard Roberts did here. Use battery-operated LED “candles” for easy operation. Add string lights radiating from the chandelier’s mounting to create a magical canopy of light above diners' heads.
A true extension of indoor living, this outdoor living and dining space boasts a bar, stained wood coffered ceilings and candle chandeliers. The long dining table lends itself perfectly to entertaining.
Hume Castle located in northern California boasts stone walls and arches with grand wooden doors, true to the medieval era. Ornate candle chandeliers provide lighting throughout the home, bringing out the richness of the wood.
This two-story home features two porches. The lower one has an outdoor seating area with wicker furniture and a candle chandelier. The balcony offers additional outdoor seating, accessible from the home via sliding doors.
A brownstone dining table and unexpected candle chandelier anchor this dining space's sleek design. The gray floor-to-ceiling fireplace surround features lighted contemporary art while surrounding red walls provide lots of color in the room.
A low-hanging crystal chandelier hangs above a dining room table, covered in a white tablecloth and silver runner. Blue candles and a centerpiece made of silver ornamental pieces add a more formal touch to the casual space.
Massive windows bring loads of light into this Austin custom home, which blends traditional Italian farmhouse details with contemporary design. The living room features a pair of candle chandeliers that contrast with the room's clean lines and contemporary glass.
A modern dining table separates this rustic-contemporary living room from the home's open concept kitchen. The living area features a blend of traditional, rustic farmhouse elements with contemporary architectural lines. Candle chandeliers contrast with the glass-paneled balcony railing.
This room features a mix of traditional farmhouse elements with clean lines and contemporary styling. A pair of traditional candle chandeliers contrast with a glass-paneled balcony railing. A rustic wood lintel supports the wide opening between the kitchen and living space.