Bowl Pendant Lighting
Made In USA
RatingUL Listed Damp
Made In India
RatingNot UL/ETL Listed
Made In Philippines
Made In USA
RatingUL Listed Damp
Why We Love Bowl Pendant Lighting
Serve up a big bowlful of light and modern style with bowl pendants. Less formal than a modern chandelier, but grander than a standard pendant light, bowl pendant lights comprise the happy medium between the two. The name bowl light refers to the shape of the lamp shade, a design component deceptive in its simplicity. The open top allows for a broad, bright wash of uplight while the bowl itself - usually made of out of light-diffusing glass, crystal or natural stone - adds to the overall ambient glow it produces. The versatility of bowl pendant light fixtures is showcased in designs with clean, modern lines or classic, traditional flourishes—making this silhouette a go-to option for many design schemes.
Where Bowl Pendant Lighting Works Best
Bowl light fixtures tend to do well in smaller spaces due to their generally petite proportions, however, some large bowl light fixtures are a great fit in large, open spaces like living rooms, great rooms and the entryway. When paired with other light fixtures like sconces and portable lamps, a bowl pendant light in the entryway, foyer or living room will make a noticeable difference in the landscape of the space. In the modern kitchen and dining room, a contemporary bowl pendant light offers significant uplight for dinner parties and entertaining occasions. Over the dining table, you'll love a unique, modern bowl pendant to put your design style on display for friends and family. In any space, you'll find that a bowl light brings an unexpected decorative element, as well as the functional light output you need.
A Bowl Pendant for Every Style
This collection of bowl pendant lighting fits a variety of interior design styles, ranging from ultra-modern bowl pendant lights to traditional designs that complement classic decor. To achieve a wrought-iron lighting theme in your home, look to the hand-forged bowl pendant lighting from Hubbardton Forge. Justice Design Group is a go-to brand for transitional bowl ceiling light designs and if it is a traditional piece you need, look to the light fixtures from Maxim Lighting. Maxim's collection is comprised of a variety of colors and finishes that complement more traditional elements of decor. And finally, for ceiling fixtures that are guaranteed to make a luxurious statement, check out the bowl pendants from Crystorama.
Choosing the Best Bowl Ceiling Light
Bowl ceiling lighting is available in a multitude of sizes designed to accommodate a wide range of residential and commercial spaces. Before you choose a new bowl chandelier for your space, you'll need to properly measure the exact area of the ceiling where it will be installed. When choosing a bowl ceiling light, be sure to acknowledge the fixture's height, width, weight and suspension length -- some bowl lights mount close to the ceiling, while others will extend from a canopy. By properly understanding the bowl light's dimensions, you will encounter fewer complications when installing the light fixture. With a size in mind, refine all of your options by colors and finishes that most appropriately blend in with your home. And lastly, look to the pendant's required light bulb type to be prepared with the right bulbs at installation. If you have any questions about the bowl lighting featured here, please call our lighting experts at 877.445.4486.
Other Great Options
Take the aesthetic of a bowl pendant into rooms with lower ceilings with flush mount lighting fashioned into bowl shapes. Flush and semi-flush bowl ceiling lights mount close to the ceiling, making them the ideal ceiling light in low profile spaces. And for a similarly versatile shade shape, look to the selection of drum pendant lights. Drum pendants offer another alternative to traditional pendant lighting with a variety of designs for the dining room, living room, foyer and more.