Pendant lighting is always a good choice in a home. Whether you use pendants as an alternative to a traditional chandelier in the entryway or over the dining room, or as lighting in a bedroom, home office or play area, pendants are one of the most versatile lighting choices you can make. Glass pendant lighting inherits the classic charm of gorgeous lighting from the traditional sense of aristocracy. Supplemented with modern looks and feels, such lighting systems stand chances of becoming something that you would not want to ignore. There are a number of stylish of glass pendant lighting available today, and these lights are practical enough to keep your living room and other parts of house bright. Glass pendant lights cast off more light than a fabric shaded counterpart. The light can be further altered by the color of the glass used in the fixture. Some glass lights come with opaque or transparent shades that will control the direction of the light. But others are clear, allowing the light to shine through, increasing the beauty and effectiveness of the lights.
One of the best things about glass pendant lights is that they can be artistic as well as functional. If you’re a fan of Dale Chihuly, you can get fiery colored lamps or lamps that look like flowers or other sculptural shapes that will work wonderfully in an entryway or in a stairwell. In fact, you can get glass pendant lights that are made specifically as works of art – bold pieces that add splendor and a cascade of light to a living space.