Jun 06, 2013 9:46 am
I'm having a hard time deciding on pendant lights for my kitchen island and dinning room. I'm looking for 3 separate pendant for the kitchen island and 3 grouped pendant for the dining room if you know what I mean. Looking for something that looks modern.
It would be helpful if people can post up a photo or link showing what they have and where they bought theirs from to give me some ideas.
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Jun 07, 2013 5:14 pm
We are getting these in the silver chrome
http://micalighting.com.au/tulip-pendan ... hrome.html
Feel free to follow our build! viewtopic.php?f=31&t=59958
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Jun 07, 2013 5:36 pm
I too am on the search for pendant lights. Harder than it looks!
We're picky though. We want something not ultra modern, but not old fashioned either. Going to look in some shops tomorrow and will report back.
My Hamptons build (completed):
Moved in Wednesday 11th Dec 2013
Front landscaping completed June 2016
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Jun 07, 2013 10:26 pm
Our build thread:
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Jun 07, 2013 10:31 pm
Owner Design-see below
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Jun 07, 2013 10:40 pm
We are having these, they also come in different sizes and 3,9 & 12 light configurations
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Jun 08, 2013 2:08 am
Ultra cool with all indirect ligthing (you can't see the bulb from the outside at any angle), it comes either in copper, brushed stainless, opaque (white, that is) glass, or white paint. It comes in four diameters (which all seem smaller in real life): 480, 600, 720, and 840mm
It's the Poul Henningsen (PH) Artichoke.
https://www.google.dk/search?q=PH+Artic ... 94&bih=944
Unfortunately, it's ultra expensive too (we're talking 6-13k depending on size)
I have seen some other lamps that looks nice. Secto springs to mind. They make a couple of different shapes, made from birch slats and can come with a natural outer, white or black outer. They also come in different sizes.
Here is one shape:
If you do a google image search for "secto lamp" (without the scarecrows), there is plenty of pictures of them above kitchen benches/islands. I really like them as a modern lamp, yet not too "harshly" modern because of the materials used. But then I like things made from wood.
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Jun 08, 2013 5:32 am
We are having three of these
Modified Fernside 38 Rawson Homes
Build Thread: https://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?f=31&t=60501
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Jun 08, 2013 11:33 am
Love! Would like too see the set of 3, where are these from?
Building the Porter Davis Dunedin 29 maybe, thinking of forfeiting deposit and going with CH or UE
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Jun 08, 2013 11:41 am
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Jun 11, 2013 2:04 pm
We got these ones from Ikea.
38cm in aluminium - will have three over the island bench.
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Jun 13, 2013 1:13 pm
They sell them in Beacon for about $80 each, however I shopped around and we ended up ordering them online from onlinelighting for $48 each. Saved about $100
http://onlinelighting.com.au/pinto-8983 ... 12770.html
Our build thread:
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I really like this one. To answer your original question, in my current house I have 3 individual pendants over my 3m long island, and in the dining, 3 on the one…