We love the way lighting can change the whole atmosphere of the room: An angular lamp shade elevates the décor drama, a metallic pendant dresses up a casual dining room and a vintage-inspired wall sconce adds a layer of retro elegance. In celebration of our artfully curated modern lighting collection, we rounded up a few of our favorite ways to layer with lighting...
Channel natural elements with organic forms. Image via Let Me Be Inspired
Play with dramatic proportions to make a modern sculpture statement like this living room via The Brick House.
Dress up the modern dining room with an elegant chandelier a la Kate and Andy Spade via The Selby.
Layer metallic lamps into a darkly hued room for tonal contrasts. Image via Rue Magazine.