Contemporary Chandeliers

If you love history, grandeur and beauty, then you should visit one of the world’s grandest mosques in Oman. The Sultan Qaboos Mosque takes over the skyline of Muscat and the inside holds some wonderful sights too. For chandelier lovers everywhere, inside this mosque you’ll find what was once the world’s largest chandelier before others came to measure it and build bigger ones for new mosques. What was once the Guinness Book of Records biggest chandelier weighs in at an...

There are some places that you just wouldn’t imagine hanging a chandelier. When you hear the word, it conjures up images of French palaces and huge ballrooms, but probably not your bathroom! You might be surprised however, as we look at the myriad of possibilities when it comes to chandelier placement. So, you’re looking for a statement lighting fixture but don’t want to install something that seems over-powering or that will dominate a space? It is important to understand that in...

When you hear the word ‘chandelier’, you probably picture a colossal creation, dripping with crystals and hanging in a grand opera house somewhere. You probably don’t immediately picture one in your kitchen! Well, here are some fantastic reasons why you should keep an open mind about both traditional and contemporary chandeliers for sale, and where they can be placed: Kitchens used to be all about function and while they do still have an important function to serve, these days there is...

One of the key design features of any carefully thought-out space is lighting. When we set out on a lighting makeover, once we have got beyond the purely functional elements of lighting that are required to make a room work, we can move on to more creative design choices. If you are looking for a bold statement but with a timeless, chic appeal, chandelier lights can be a fantastic choice. They can range from the elegant and traditional to ultra-modern and...