7 Unexpected Chandeliers That Steal the Show

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If you feel like you keep seeing the same chandeliers over and over again, you're not alone. Those classic crystal-heavy chandeliers, which tend to be influenced by Victorian style, are hard to escape. Unfortunately, they don't work in every home. Don't get me wrong, there's always room for a little sparkle, but large-scale chandeliers can overwhelm smaller spaces and often feel at odds with modern furnishings.

So, if you're ready to think outside the expected but still want some type of chandelier, these unexpected options are for you.

1: Wine Bottle Chandelier

Urban Dining Room With Exposed  Brick Walls and Wine Bottle Chandeliers

Urban Dining Room With Exposed Brick Walls and Wine Bottle Chandeliers

Photo by: Universal Furniture

Universal Furniture

Instead of just tossing your empty wine bottles, incorporate them into your home with a streamlined chandelier like this one. The finished product is a stylish, personalized piece that few others will have.

2: Sculptural Chandelier

Stairwell With Eclectic Chandelier

Stairwell With Eclectic Chandelier

Photo by: Shelley Metcalf

Shelley Metcalf

Add a little gothic glam with a glossy black piece that evokes the artistic style of modern sculptures.

3: Birdcage Chandelier

Teal Kitchen With Eclectic Birdcage Chandelier

Teal Kitchen With Eclectic Birdcage Chandelier

Colorful, quirky and completely original, these birdcage chandeliers are impossible to ignore.

4: Gold Hula-Hoop Chandelier

Completed Hula Hoop Chandelier

Completed Hula Hoop Chandelier

At first glance you'd have no idea this trendy piece is made out of hula-hoops, thanks to the luxe gold color and simple shape.

5: Twig Chandelier

Twig Chandelier

Twig Chandelier

Bring the outdoors in with an earthy chandelier made out of twigs. Adding twinkle lights gives the piece an ethereal twist.

6: Antler Chandelier

Rustic Dining Room With Antlers Chandelier

Rustic Dining Room With Antlers Chandelier


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Kitchen Cousins

Being a fan of rustic chic style doesn't mean you have to forgo decorating with chandeliers. This antler-inspired option lets you stay true to your tastes while getting in on the chandelier game.

7: Candle Chandelier

Dining Room and Office Area

Dining Room and Office Area


Kitchen Cousins

Photo by: Chris Amaral

Chris Amaral

Committing to a chandelier doesn't mean you have to give up the warm glow of your candles.This candle-heavy piece gives you the best of both worlds.

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Light and Luxurious

Separate Space

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Rustic Meets Glam

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Perfect Placement

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