5 must-have statement ceiling lights

Posted: 28th Oct 2019

Our pick of the best contemporary and traditional statement lights…


A statement light is the bread and butter of any sophisticated interior!

 Whether you hang it over your dining table, in your hallway, or in the middle of your living room, it's a great way to bring focus to certain areas of a room and add a touch of drama at the same time.

From edgy contemporary chandeliers to simple rustic pendant lights, there's something to suit every style. Take a look at our best picks and see which ones light up your life! 


1) Gold cream pendant light, £17.99, HomeSense



With a glamorous gold and cream colour combo, this pendant light is made for contemporary or Art Deco interiors.

For an ultra-dramatic look, pair it with a dark ceiling colour and make it the real star of the show!


2) Bloomingville green glass pendant light, £81, Royal Design



This pendant light is perfect for adding sparkle to a traditional cottage-style home.

Featuring delicate green patterned glass and a brass fitting, this light's petite size is best suited to hallways, studies or smaller guest rooms.


3) Coleman glass and copper triple ceiling light, £105, Habitat



This ceiling light is perfect for a dining set up!

Illuminating a room with gentle ambient light, it'll draw focus to your dining table and create a relaxed, moody atmosphere at your next dinner party!


4) Lotus Flower Easy-to-Fit ceiling shade, £30, John Lewis & Partners



If you like to play around with design, this Lotus Flower pendant light shade is the accessory for you!

Costing just £30, it's a stylish quick-fix for any room in need of a makeover. Compromising different layers of flowers, the light will shine through beautifully, plus there's no need to attach a new ceiling rose. Simply pop it over your existing light fixing!


5) House by John Lewis Elias Retro Pendant Ceiling Light, £115, John Lewis & Partners

We've seen this gorgeous light fitting all over Instagram – and rightly so!

Finished in a contemporary black colour and paired with Edison-style light bulbs, this light makes the ultimate style statement and will look great alongside chic grey or off-white walls. Plus, it's only £115!