10 Great Farmhouse Light Fixtures

10 Great Farmhouse Light Fixtures

Here are 10 great Farmhouse Light fixtures can really set the tone for your entire home.Sometimes lighting can make all the difference.

When we moved into our new home, all of our hallways and bedrooms consisted of your basic flush mount dome lights (aka the dreaded boob light). Sadly not a single farmhouse light fixture to be found but the was easy to upgrade after the fact with my simple guide of 10 great farmhouse light fixtures. 

Below you can a common builder staple in new construction, and can be upgraded with most builders prior to closing. I personally decided to go with the basic light package in most of our rooms. Why?
1) To save money on the front end while building 
2) To avoid making a rushed decision, prior to determining each spaces potential design direction. Since the entire building process can be very overwhelming, with lots of permanent decisions made in a short period of time. I felt that focusing on decisions that could not be easily altered in post-construction was the way to go. That would include things like basic floor plan layout, electrical plans, trim and final finishes such as tile and flooring. These were more important to me in the grand scheme of the final design. I also knew at the time, we would be replacing these fixtures upon getting settled in our new home, but it was not going to be a priority up front.
A few months after getting settled, I chose to go with these beautiful Hertiage Gabriella 3 Light Foyer Pendants that were purchased at Wayfair, which is also part of Joss & Main and Birch Lane. So be sure to check out all of there sites while you are all there.  I really love the way this fixture looks like an outdoor lantern. Minus all the pesky glass you have to keep clean, which is a total pain. They are available in 3 colors, I purchased the Burnished Bronze to match the iron balusters on our staircase bannister and upper balcony rails. I also love the way the light reflects on to the ceiling which is why we installed them on the diagonal,  just another  little designer detail. We took out all of our lower level hallway dome lights and added these pendants to created a semi formal feel. We needed 4 total to complete the look, in all hallways. This is why I recommend purchasing while they are on sale, regular price gets expensive when you need larger quantities. Since we are lucky enough to have 9 ft ceilings, the pendents can hang 2 ft. from the ceiling and do not interfere with the walk space. This is what creates that very high end, expensive look you might see in a hotel or restaurant space.

DESIGNER TIP: Finally, we added a dimmers to all the switches, so we could control the light level, you can see the dimmers in action above. Many people over look this step, which is a shame, because it ‘s so easy. You can change the entire look of a room just by adjusting the light level. You create very low ambient lighting for a cozy setting, or turn the dimmer all the way up for functional task lighting. This step is one of things, that will separate the “designer show homes” from just another pretty house.

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My Top 10 favorite Farmhouse Light Fixtures

These are great because they are all reasonably priced and would make a great addition to any home.  

  1. Sutton Pendant
  2. Willa Arlo 6-Light Globe Pendent
  3. Brookville 6-Light Medium Foyer Lantern
  4. Dewey 3-Light Kitchen Island Pendant
  5. Charlton 1-Light Foyer Pendant
  6. Freemont 5-Light Foyer Pendant
  7. Galindo 3-Light Metal Foyer Pendant- out of stock    Similar- Sherri-Ann 3-Light Lantern Square / Rectangle Pendant
  8. Kaycee 4-Light Geometric Pendant
  9. Hankinson 5 Light Globe Pendant- out of stock    Similar- Baitz 6-Light Globe Chandelier
  10. Bouvet 1-Light Mini Pendant 

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Shopping Light Fixtures JENRON DEISIGNS

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WALL PAINT- Agreeable Gray Sherwin Williams TRIM PAINT- Pure White Sherwin Williams FLOORS- Mohawk 3″Forrest Lake Oak Color: Oxford LANTERN LIGHTS- Brickyard 3 light Foyer Pendents Wayfair  LAMP- Pier 1 METAL WALL ART-“GROW OLD WITH ME”JDH Iron Designs CONSOLE TABLE- Black with storage baskets Kirklands PLANT STAND- Pier 1  BENCH-Pottery Barn Benchwright Alfesco Brown Medium COAT RACK- Pottery Barn Cast Iron Row of Hooks

31 Comments

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  3. Nice fixtures, I really like them. I wish we had a place to get nice fixtures near us, but we don’t .

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  8. Tiffany Spencer

    Great idea for our Farmhouse Kitchen nook, I will have to check it out. Where did you find them at?

  9. Thanks Tiffany we got them at Wayfair.com.

  10. Those are from Wayfair, which I believe are on sale this Labor Day weekend. As for the installation, it’s not hard to do but since you are new to electrical wiring you may want to Google a how to video just to be safe. 😉

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  23. Yeezy Boo

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  24. April Helmsworth

    There are some attention-grabbing points in time in this article but I don’t know how to replace a light fixture. I’ll take the main opinion away, and until I look into it further will continue to dream of pretty light fixtures. Good article, thanks! Added to FeedBurner as lights

  25. Meredith @ The Palette Muse

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  26. Georgia Gal

    Oh I love theses fixtures and I have been looking for some just like these. I will have to see it I can order them. Plus good tip about the Lighting sales I will have to check them out!

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  28. Addie Mae Says

    Theses are really great light fixtures. You are right about how they dress up a space. I think I may just have to order theses. Thanks for the link.

  29. Dandelion Dreams

    I love these light fixtures they are farmhouse perfection.

  30. Terry Haide

    I really like how this simple change can update and area. I have never really changed out a light fixture before but I am wiling to try, do you have a tutorial on this subject matter?

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