It is amazing how most people tend to look at both orange and red as risky colors to incorporate in a modern setting and yet most accent table lamps that you will ever stumble across seem to be draped in classy ‘burnt orange’.
With a spurt in the use of open floor plans with high ceilings the oversized pendant has become a whimsical yet captivating element that delineates spaces and gives them an appeal of their own. They are great additions that turn your favorite coffee table dining space or even the kitchen island into the focal point of the airy living area.
With open floor plans taking over most homes it makes perfect sense in the greater scheme of things. This also allows you to define and anchor the dining area spatially without the use of any walls or area rugs.
Will it function well when you add other layers of lighting? Remember that at the core of it all you are looking for the right lights. So do not just think about decorating with fixtures as the primary aspect of the process.