Here are 13 great pendants to update your kitchen for 2022. New lights hanging over your island can be a nice and relatively simple refresh.
There is a summary of the 13 light fixtures towards the end of the post! Along with some things to consider like maintenance, size, placement and finishes.
Maintaining Pendants To Update Your Kitchen Cleanliness
If you cook often, clear glass pendants can be harder to keep clean with steam and cooking oils.
But if you like the glass look, it’s worth the effort to keep clean…and you may consider a frosted of seeded glass option.
Size of Your Island Hanging Lights
You will want to get the right scale considering the size of your island. Two larger pendants or three medium pendants may work for you.
Circa Lighting Spacing Tips
Below is a guideline from Circa Lighting.
Using a template and holding it over the island (even if the island is not installed yet) is useful to “eyeball” the scale.
Colors And Finishes
Mixing metals can be a good thing…along with adding texture.
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13 Great Pendants to Update Your Kitchen
Note that most of these have options to select such as size, color, finish or glass.