Why We Love Industrial Mini Pendant Lights
For a big decorative impact in a compact package, look no further than industrial mini pendant lights. In this collection, you can expect to find a surprising marriage of old-world industrial influences and modern styles that come together to form chic, utilitarian fixtures. Pair them with similarly styled pieces, like industrial table lamps, or let them shine alone as unique lighting fixtures. Regardless of how or where you install industrial mini pendant lighting, you’ll appreciate the style balance between modern and rustic, and benefit from their bright, glow.
Where Industrial Style Mini Pendant Lights Work Best
To make a long story short, mini pendants work almost anywhere. Small industrial pendant lights can find a place in any space or house, even outdoors. The most popular places to hang these exquisite lights are over kitchen islands, above dining tables, and in foyers. For more creative applications, suspend industrial style mini pendant lights over bedside tables to create a one-of-a-kind reading light or let them hang over a bathroom sink where their unique styles will act as extraordinary vanity lighting. You can also space them evenly, in a series, along a dark hallway to brighten things up and add a stylistic touch to a traditionally plain space.
Favorite Industrial Mini Pendant Lighting Shapes & Finishes
One of our favorite aspects of industrial mini pendant lights is their ability to appear raw and refined at the same time. Fixtures with exposed bulbs and textured concrete bases feel as though they are the epitome of this. The feel exceedingly clean and simple but the unfinished concrete provides a rustic element that doesn’t feel overwhelmingly crude. For something that feels even more polished, look for a small industrial pendant light with a cement shade that tapers into graceful curves and is accompanied by a wooden accent. The simple, modern shape and smoothed concrete will feel polished, while the organic additions will add a pastoral presence to the light.
How to Choose the Perfect Small Industrial Pendant Light
Placement and usage are the most important factors to consider when you’re trying to determine which industrial mini pendant lights are right for your home. If you’ll be using the light for task lighting, make sure that it either doesn’t have a shade to interfere with light output or that it has a directional shade. If you want ambient light, look for a fixture that will diffuse the shine or opt for a light with lower lumens. These lights were made to shine anywhere, so stick with your personal style and you’ll be rewarded with a well-lit, polished home.
If you loved this style, we encourage you to take a look at our entire selection of industrial modern lighting. Or, if you’re concerned about your home’s lighting looking too unfinished, pair your industrial mini pendant lights with brushed nickel mini chandeliers. They have a somewhat rustic feel, but their formal structures and polished finishes will help elevate existing decor. You can also browse our collection of farmhouse mini pendant lighting, which have a similar rustic feel, but with more polished accents.