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    27 Light Fixtures That Don't Cost A Fortune

    If your hopes were dimmed that you'd ever be able to afford good overhead lighting.

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    1. A mid-century modern chandelier with 12 lights for an in-your-face statement piece.


    Promising review: "Wow. This chandelier is a stunner! This bold lighting fixture works really well in my eclectic home, but it might not be suitable for every style of decor. If this is your kind of light though, rest assured that it is a quality fixture. I feel it elevates the value of my home and really opens up the room." —Kort

    Get it from Amazon for $149.

    2. A porcelain pendant light as a subtle yet sophisticated way to dress up your overhead lighting.


    Get it from Food52 for $165.

    3. A light fixture that is also pot rack (or vice versa) so you can kill two birds with one stone.


    Promising review: "I bought this to hang over my new kitchen island. I just love the industrial look and my copper pans look fantastic and are very accessible. The two lights are a bonus. The cord and chain length was very generous." —Carol Garcia

    Get it from Amazon for $104.98+ (available in three colors).

    4. A minimalist pendant light that'll make a big statement without any bells and whistles.

    BalanceLamp / Etsy

    Get it from BalanceLamp on Etsy for $270.89+ (available in oxidized steel/black and brushed brass).

    5. A sparkling acrylic crystal chandelier if you want the look of royalty for a commoner's price.


    Promising review: "I’ll jump on the bandwagon of, 'If you are on the fence about this mini chandelier, GET IT!!' It is awesome! Exceeded my expectations three-fold. I chose the G9 warm white bulbs to put in it. They are the perfect white light (not yellow, but not blue) to give this chandelier major sparkle and really give my bathroom some glam. Pictures do not capture its full beauty. —ashley

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99.

    6. A chandelier that'll be like a magnetic field...for compliments.


    Promising review: "The fixture is gorgeous and just what was needed in the home I was decorating. I was looking for a functional, contemporary statement piece that did not inhibit the line of sight. This piece is the perfect fixture and fulfilled those requirements to a tee." —MtnHouse Jan  

    Get it from Amazon for $147.50+ (available in chrome and oil-rubbed bronze).

    7. A five-light wagon wheel chandelier for some mod industrial vibes.


    Promising review: "Beautiful chandelier. I recommend buying ST64 A16 Edison Bulbs in Warm White (amber or clear) from Amazon to complete the look. Best lighting purchase we’ve ever made!" —Shari

    Get it from Wayfair for $93.99 (available in black and brass).

    8. A crystal-pendant chandelier if, baby, you're a firework.


    Promising review: "I wanted something really stupendous for my bathroom and looked online for months...and finally found this chandelier that I immediately ordered. Sometimes I go into the bathroom and turn it on just to see the beauty of it. I know that sounds somewhat stupid, but it really made a huge difference in my bathroom." —Elaine Stubbs

    Get it from Amazon for $119.90+ (available in three sizes)

    9. A "mobile" chandelier with oversized bulbs to really tie together your whole room. It also might make you want to go full "Sia."

    West Elm

    Get it from West Elm for $319.20 (available in four colorways).

    10. An Asian-style paper lantern with chic stained-oak accents for a modern, Scandinavian spin on the classic look.

    Finnish Design Shop

    Get it from Finnish Design Shop for $289.

    11. A stained glass semi-flush that'll add a touch of vintage warmth to your abode.,

    Promising review: "OMG...this light fixture is absolutely beautiful. It looks amazing in my small foyer, bright beautiful colors in the day and perfect at night. I could not be happier with this purchase as I looked at over 200 fixtures. I was skeptical and thought it would look a bit 'gaudy' and cheap, but now that it is up ... I am in love. Thank you for a great product at an amazing low cost!" —Nazeema

    Get it from Amazon for $103.99.

    12. A five-light pendant with frosted-white globes that'll likely never go out of style.


    Promising review: "This light is more amazing than I anticipated it could be! I had a certain look in mind for my baby’s nursery and everything I wanted was in the $200+ range until I found this. It was the perfect price without compromising the design quality I had in mind! I loved it so much I bought the single globe flush mount from the same company for the closet..." —SongbirdJen

    Get it from Amazon for $99.95 (available in black and brass).

    13. A simple flush mount with a sculptural two-tone design if you're not looking to make a whole display of your fixture.


    Promising review: "We have had this light in our entryway for a year and a couple months. It really pulls the small space together. I purchased an LED version of an antique-style filament bulb and it looks amazing with the gold interior of the fixture. It really glows and makes the most beautiful candlelit light." —eliz17

    Get it from CB2 for $59.95.

    14. A three-pendant chandelier fixture with gunmetal finish for the ultimate bar area.


    Promising review: "The light is even prettier in person than it looks online. The glass shades are nicer and larger in person. We decided to go with Edison bulbs which gave the light a gorgeous look that emphasized the industrial look." —Seas the Day

    Get it from Amazon for $129.

    15. A modern-minimalist pendant light made of metal and wood that'll be a downright stunner in any room — yep, beyond the kitchen, too.


    Promising review: "I wanted something that would complement my modern interior and this light was exactly what I needed. It perfectly matches my living room decor. I love the black matte finish. It's not a big light, but that's a big plus for me. If it was huge I wouldn't be able to install it by myself. If you are looking for a modern pendant that is easy to install then this light is for you." —Yuliya Sumina

    Get it from Amazon for $34.99 (available in black, grey, white).

    16. A chandelier with a drum shade if you're the type of person who can never quite decide whether their aesthetic is classic or modern.


    Promising review: "This four-arm chandelier is a throwback design to classic modern furniture. It has clean lines with four arms surrounded by one large round shade. It comes well packaged and secured for safe, easy delivery. This light will make a bold statement in any room where it is hung. It has a very artsy feel and hangs from the ceiling from a brass colored metal, but STONE & BEAM calls it bronze. This light has a very minimalist look with the cylindrical shade and the single pole style. This unique lamp can easily adapt to many different styles of homes and décor. The pole measures 42”, so be sure that you have the appropriate ceiling to table space." —G. Hearn

    Get it from Amazon for $99.99 (available in black and brushed nickel).

    17. An adjustable mini pendant that'll kind of look like a maraschino cherry in the best possible way!


    Promising review: "Added this as bathroom vanity drop light for a pop of modernity and color. Result is perfect for the price." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $38.54.

    18. A geometric modern chandelier if you want to start thinking outside the box.

    Shades of Light / Via

    Get it from Shades of Light for $372.

    19. An industrial pendant with a gold interior for a little bit of drama.


    Promising review: "As an interior designer, I am constantly looking for high quality designer knockoffs (to be blunt). These lamps are hundreds of dollars for the original design, so I was very skeptical to purchase such an inexpensive interpretation of a very classic expensive design. My expectations were totally lifted as soon as I saw the exterior packaging. The very professional packaging, clear and accurate description really got me excited. When I opened the box...WOW! The lamp looks exactly as pictured and is good quality. The instructions are clear and accurate English and very easy to follow. I bought multiple of both designs offered by this company and love, love, love them!!!" —Alvaro Ortiz

    Get it from Amazon for $34.87.

    20. A retro pendant panel to bring in some industrial farmhouse vibes. It's all of the things at once!


    Promising review: "The picture does this light no justice. Pendant light is even more beautiful in person. Heavy iron. Looks great up. Very pleased with it." —Josephine Kaufmann

    Get it from Amazon for $125.99 (available in black and brass).

    21. A three-light drum chandelier made of steel that'll make you say "Um, this is is a ~steal~."


    Promising review: "Beautiful fixture, love the way the light shows up through the cork drum shade. The diffused light through the frosted glass is very soft and comfortable when used with a dimmer. Because the light at the top of the fixture is not diffused you can really light up a room. I'm extremely satisfied with this purchase. Pros: Easy to assemble and you have the option to use all of the hanging rods or only 1." —Gary

    Get it from AllModern for $159 (available in brushed steel and oil rubbed bronze).

    22. A modern Finnish-inspired pendant fixture you'll be admiring the sleekness of.

    Target / Via

    Get it from Target for $99.99 (available in black and chrome).

    23. A retro globe light flush mount for a design you'll want to keep for the long haul.


    Promising review: "Bought this for our son's nursery and it's adorable! It does give off a lot of light, so especially if its going in a bedroom I recommend a dimmer. Fun, modern light." —MFrances

    Get it from CB2 for $220 (available in nickel and brass).

    24. A sculptural ceiling fan light to look cool *and* stay cool.,

    Promising review: "VERY happy with this fan. Installed two! The LED light is dimmable, and moves smoothly through its levels of brightness, and is quite bright on high. Moves a lot of air and is seriously nearly SILENT on high speed! Ideal for bedrooms. Direction is reversible and I also installed a wall switch that works remotely with the fan for all functions." —birkie

    Get it from Amazon for $279.95 (available in six colors).

    25. Or, a ceiling fan light that'll fit into your sleek, matte aesthetic.


    Promising review: "I have probably installed about a dozen fans in the past 25 years. I had actually always purchased Hunter fans because I felt they were easier to install and quieter. I saw this fan at a condo we rented in Florida over Christmas and we really liked it. In large part because you can have it on high and it's still very quiet. I bought two of them and just finished the install. The second one took me about 30 minutes and that includes removing the old fan." —Pam

    Get it from Amazon for $112.93 (available in nickel and black).

    26. An Isamu Noguchi paper and bamboo light to flex on your friends with the real deal.

    Noguchi Museum / Via

    Get it from The Nogichi Museum for $200+ (available in four sizes).

    27. And a vintage-industrial pendant fixture that is somewhere between Martha Stewart Living and Steam Punk Heaven. Welcome!


    Promising review: "This light worked perfectly for my weekend project bathroom redo. I was going for a farmhouse look and this light pulled the whole bathroom together! I put mine against a wooden base to give it a more rustic feel, and so it would sit out in front of the mirror more. Love it!" —Whitney Daws

    Get it from Amazon for $90.28.

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