Design Bites: Affordable Lighting

Firefly Pendant Lamp

Firefly Pendant Lamp

This chic chandelier with an industrial twist will modernize any dining space. Juxtipose old with new and use filament bulbs for a more intriguing look. ($199; CB2, cb2.com)

Industrial Pendant

Industrial Pendant

Spice up your kitchen with a pop of color. Available in four different sizes and hues (black, red, tumeric and white) this glossy metal pendant from West Elm makes an unfailingly dramatic and stylish statement. ($19 to $149 depending on size; West Elm, westelm.com)

Folk Birds Pendant

Folk Birds Pendant

For lighting lovers like yours truly, a perusal of School House Electric’s drool-worthy website is like being a kid in a candy store—a vintage-inspired, uber-chic candy store. Among the beauties: this bright, limited-edition pendant by artist Amy Ruppel. ($159; Schoolhouse Electric Co., scho…

Schale Island Light

Schale Island Light

Add some elegance to your kitchen with this sleek mosaic ceiling fixture. Ideal above an island, this sophisticated light will easily elevate the look and feel of any home. ($279; Home Decorators Collection, 13913 Manchester Rd., Town & Country, homedecorators.com)

Capri 1-Light Pendant

Capri 1-Light Pendant

Achieve a variety of aesthetics with this perfectly unique pendant. From country to contemporary, this clear glass fixture can transition from one look to the next, and is ideal for updating your kitchen on a budget. ($149; Home Decorators Collection, 13913 Manchester Rd., Town and Country, …