New Lighting Fixture Designs 2017
The correct light fixture can add personality to a space and pull the entire room together. We’ve teamed up with the lighting expert to bring you some of the new lighting fixture designs 2017. We hope this will inspire you as you consider your lighting choices for your next renovation or redesign project.
Sculptural Lighting – Sculptural lighting fixtures combine function and art with unique abstract designs. Sculptural fixtures are usually very detailed and feature unique shapes, accents and colours. Large sculptural lighting fixtures become a bold style statement, a conversation piece when entertaining guests. Smaller sculptural lighting fixtures can be used to add interest through-out the room – much like pieces of art.
Refined Rustic – Refined rustic is an eclectic combination of country meets industry bringing a modern, urban touch to a comfortable, casual rustic design. This trend brings together rustic finishes with modern shapes, fabrics and accents for a more refined look. Rustic wood finishes with contemporary linen shades or modern cut crystals are a perfect example of this refined rustic trend.
Crystal – Crystal lighting is often associated with expensive, traditional luxury design. Today’s crystal designs come in a wide variety of styles that can add glamour to any room – from traditional to contemporary. The ever growing selection gives consumers a great selection of styles in a variety of price ranges.
Modern Elegance Lighting Design
Modern Elegance – Modern elegance marries contemporary clean lines with elegant, luxurious materials. This trend takes typical cold, sterile modern designs and gives them a touch of rich, luxurious glamour. Look for lighting fixtures with simple, modern shapes and metallic finishes accented by a touch of bling such as modern cut crystals and unique glass shapes.
Layered Lighting – Homeowners are choosing larger, multifunctional kitchens that are used for cooking, dining, entertaining and more. As the use of the space changes, so should the lighting and new kitchens in 2017 will achieve this through layered lighting. Layered lighting will allow flexibility in the level and areas of lighting for a more functional kitchen. You can expect to see a variety of lighting such as under cabinet LED lights, pendants, recessed lighting, track lighting, and wall sconces combined to create a layered, flexible lighting scheme.
Brass – Brass is making a comeback in home decor accessories and lighting for 2017. To avoid creating a dated look, choose pieces that offer contemporary designs or simply, classic styles.
Polished Nickel and Chrome
Polished Nickel and Chrome – While Brass is making a comeback in 2017, Polished Chrome and Polished Nickel are going to be the most popular finishes for new lighting fixture designs 2017 with homeowners and designers choosing these shiny finishes over their matte, brushed counterparts.
Properly planned lighting can transform a room from dark and drab to bright and beautiful. Gone are the days when lighting was a purely functional decision. With the vast selection of new lighting fixture designs 2017 available today, lighting has become a key part of the overall design scheme.