It is unnecessary to talk about the importance of lighting. It has long been performing not only a practical, but also a decorative function. Luminaires shape the interior in the same way as furniture and decoration. An improperly chosen chandelier can destroy the entire carefully assembled image of the room. We will talk about fashion trends in the choice of chandeliers in this article.
First of all, let's define the style. Chandelier style is just as important a selection criterion as size and brightness. The most modern and popular styles today are: classic, hi-tech, minimalism, loft, modern, modern.
The look of the style is also changing. Today, a classic chandelier is not a shade with crystal pendants. In the style of modern classics, crystal is rarely used, much more often - plastic, metal and fabric. A classic chandelier has a familiar shape: shades in the form of lanterns, decorative ornaments, pendants. It can be overhead - mounted directly to the ceiling, or suspended - mounted on a hook. This principle applies to all chandeliers, in any style. Therefore, we will digress for a while from the appearance and talk about the general requirements for choosing a ceiling lighting fixture. What should be considered?
A classic chandelier today is elegant lines, usually matt shades that give diffused light. Elements of gilding in the decor. It requires the presence in the room and other lamps in the same style: sconces, floor lamps, table lamps.
The presence of a single chandelier in the center of the room is yesterday. Now with the help of lamps successfully zoning the space. When combining a living room with a bedroom, the chandelier can be moved to the living room area, and in the bedroom you can limit yourself to local lighting. There are many options.
High-tech style - practicality and functionality embodied. This also applies to lighting fixtures. To purchase such a chandelier means to demonstrate good taste and non-trivial thinking. This is for the brave and extraordinary natures. What are the highlights of high-tech lamps?
They can also be suspended or overhead. There are also models on the bar - a rigid mount that combines both of these types. High-tech chandeliers can be shaped like: