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13 Coastal Pendant Lights For Any Style Home

Bring the shore indoors with these coastal pendant lights. Even if you do not live near the beach, these basket lights will look great in any style home to bring a boho feel into the space.

These pendant lights will blend with your current decor, bring texture, and visual interest to your home without looking tacky.

Instead of decorating with your basic builder grade light fixture, bring in an unexpected item to evaluate the space.

A bold pendant light can bring a pop of color or texture to warm up a bland space while give a room a custom look and feel.

What is Pendant Lighting?

You might be wondering what is pendant lighting? Pendant lighting is a light fixture with only one light bulb that hangs from the ceiling.

Pendant lighting can typically be found above a kitchen table, island, living room, above a bed, or a bar.

A pendant light doesn’t have to be small, in fact is can be very large depending on where it is mounted.

If you are shopping for pendant lighting to mount of a giant kitchen island or larger kitchen table then you should go with a much bigger pendant.

The bigger pendant would better fill the space and bring balance above the large item below it.

Another bonus to a larger size pendant can usually use a higher watt light bulb to bring more lighting to a bigger space.

Hanging a pendant light over a kitchen island can bring drama and visual interest to a space depending on the style of the light.

pendant lights over island
Photo: Instagram @justanotherfirsthomebuild

Glass globe pendant lights go with virtually any interior design style because they have a simple and clean look.

So, if you aren’t quite ready to commit to a set of large coastal pendant lights, you can’t go wrong with a modern glass shade is a great classic option.

Kitchen Island Pendant Lighting Ideas

Pendant lighting looks beautiful when it is centered above a kitchen island and coordinating counter stools. A bright white kitchen will always be in style, but it can be a bit boring because of the lack of contrast and texture.

Mounting basket pendant lighting above the island of an all white kitchen makes the space more esthetically pleasing and less stark.

The baskets bring in soft tones and texture, so they act as a neutral but give a simple white kitchen a little warmth and stand out in this white space.

coastal pendant lights
Photo: Instagram @the_coastalretreat

Boho Light Fixture

Mounting basket lights above a kitchen table at various heights gives this kitchen a custom feel that it looks as though an interior designer decorated the space. Basket lights bring a simple neutral color palate that you display them almost anywhere in your home.

Previously basket lighting was known for a coastal vibe, but it has recently transitioned into a Bohemian style.

There are different color baskets, various weaving styles, and materials that have give these coastal pendant lights a unique feel.

boho light fixture
Photo: Instagram

Bathroom Pendant Lighting

These coastal pendant lights look beautiful displayed above each sink in this master bathroom. The fixtures really pop in this large bathroom because this isn’t your typical builder grade pendant light.

Coastal Pendant Lights
Photo: Instagram @blackbanddesignv

Rattan Pendant Light Ideas

Here are rattan pendant light ideas that look great with any interior design style. Rattan not only looks great in a beach house, but it has transitioned into a boho style.

So, you can hang one of these rattan light fixtures without feeling like your home is too beachy. If you like the look of these basket lights, you might like these other lights too.

rattan pendant light