Branching Out: Cool Chandeliers

Branching Out: Cool Chandeliers

Anna Hoffman
Jul 15, 2010
The word chandelier might conjure images of thousands of crystal prisms, tinkling in baroque excess. But a chandelier is simply defined as a pendant fixture with multiple branches for lights — there is nothing inherently fussy about it (though, full disclosure: I love fussy chandeliers). If you're looking to increase your wattage in a stylish way, don't be afraid to venture into multi-armed territory.
Shown above: 1-3 Erin Martin Projects 4 Ingo Maurer via Barnabys 5 Photo by Paolo Feliciano, via Desire to Inspire 6 Kelly van Patter interior, photo by Lisa Romerein for House Beautiful 7 The Lion, via Dwellers Without Decorators 8 Sevenup chandelier, 528 euros from De Invasie, via Design Milk 9 Anthropologie Dock Glow chandelier, $798 10 Anthropologie Halo Chandelier, $298.
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