Whether suspended aloft in grand clusters or hovering gently over an intimate table setting, pendant lights are the unequivocal jewels in any lighting range. Our picks for most illuminating modern pendant lights—crafted from wood, steel, glass, and aluminum; welded, turned, cut, and polished—are dazzling examples of what happens when art, craft and bright ideas converge.
Solid proof that it's possible to be both impeccably tailored and comfortably plush.
The very definition of a classic beauty: a stool that looks forever young at the ripe old age of 80.
No bells and whistles needed. When craftsmanship is this good, there's nothing to hide.
Metal that's thin as paper and folds like origami. Real Good? How about real great?
No "slum of legs" on this table. When it comes to elegance, this pedestal stands alone.
Just try serving coffee on this flowery table—without smiling. Not possible.
What's not to like about a clean and functional piece, capable of doing double duty?
It may be museum material, but this 1967 gem is still accessible to design geeks like me.
Most with least: barely-there minimalism meets supreme efficiency.
Forget crystal balls; a shiny copper pendant portends a warmer and rosier future.