Modern lighting ideas for the living room is going to be today’s topic. Depending on how and where you use it, strategically placed lighting can visually open up your room or cast a warm and inviting glow. Try using lighting to illuminate shadowy corners, brighten a dark reading spot, or add a pop of visual interest to your living room design.

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Cypress is a tree of many symbolisms and ornamental capabilities. Our CYPRES Floor Light was inspired by it, featuring a structure that combines gold plated brass glossy and nickel-plated brass glossy finishes and shaders in gold plated brass and a base in Estremoz marble. This contemporary floor lamp is sure to impress in a modern interior design decor.

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GEORGE Sofa is a time travel to King George Island, where the first church of Antarctica was proudly raised. This island is the largest of the South Shetland Islands and this sofa is a celebration of history through a distinctive piece. MECCA II Center Table features brushed aged brass matte columns that resemble the architectural heritage from the mosques. This round coffee table will enhance any modern interior design.

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Cyrus was the brave Persian king that conquered Babylonia and its Cylinder was the document that proves it. CYRUS XL Wall Light was inspired by the freedom and the vast culture of the Persian civilisation. This long wall light is part of the CYRUS lighting collection that includes some of BRABBU best sellers and most wanted lighting products, ranging from wall lights, table lights and floor lights. Add a touch of fierceness to any room with this simple and exquisite lighting collection.

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Aurum is the Latin word for gold. This imposing metal is also named a contemporary lighting piece made of matte hammered brass. With a unique design, AURUM Round Suspension Light will bring comfort in the darkest nights with its warm yet sensitive light. This round chandelier is sure to impress.

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Part of the Kiribati islands group, Nikumaroro is known for its incredible coral atoll. It is the beauty of its corals that make NIKU Floor Light a rarity in contemporary lighting. Featuring a structure in gold plated brass, shaders in gold plated brass and glass and a base in black marble, this floor lamp will fill any home decor with exoticism.

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The allure of Mexico’s Giant Crystal Cave was the inspiration for NAICCA Suspension Light, a round chandelier that represents the legend of crystal origins. The aged brushed brass structure and the Quartz crystal diffuser merge together to brighten any home decor, filling the room with a strong yet peaceful atmosphere.

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As the Queen of the Greek Gods, Mother of Nature and the embodiment of Honour and Maternity, Hera represents the blossom of a golden new era full of life and inspiring beauty. Defined by strong and emotional paths filled with intricate details, this mythological entity is the magical inspiration behind this lighting piece. The lighting fixture is moulded to resemble the features and look of a golden branch. Handmade from cast brass, this chandelier has an organic shape and intricate contemporary details to create an adjustable arrangement in a harmonious ensemble. Suitable for sophisticated living and dining rooms.

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Explosion is reminiscent of the vast cosmos of modern lighting designs. With a high prestige and a revivalist attitude, this suspension salutes Sputnik. Strong attention to mighty and luxurious detail are reflected in the numerous slim gold plated brass and crystal arms which orbit around a centre sphere.

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The elegant and sublime lines of the Liberty family are now encompassed in the Liberty Slim Suspension. Its complexity and richness blend harmoniously and is perfect for the ones who love the attention given to detail. Made in brass and crystal glass, this blending is a promise to enlighten any project with its superb elegance.

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This masterpiece is as powerful as his exhibitions, combining the best luxury with the most exquisite handmade materials. Made with gold plated hammered brass, handmade butterflies, and majestic flowers ending with the touch of beautiful Swarovski crystals. Bold and feminine, this creation is a real lumen sculpture to uplift your living room.

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Harpia Suspension takes every environment back to ancient Greece where power was a way of living. The vigorous eagle is emphasized by the razor-sharp crystal glass yet the sumptuous gold plated brass steals all the attentions of the room, has only a woman can do. A superb opportunity to create a harmonious lighting installation by using more than one composition.

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Sinatra is a modern chandelier that was inspired by Frank Sinatra’s song “New York, New York”. Handmade in brass and with a nickel-plated finish, Sinatra reflects the popular classics from the mid-century period of design. The three lamp shades have a distinctive appearance crafted in aluminium and have a glossy black finish.

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Botti modern chandelier instantly takes us into a music concert starring Chris Botti. The mid-century lighting design was inspired by the American trumpet player as a tribute to jazz music. With a structure handmade in brass and boasting a sophisticated gold-plated finish, this modern ceiling light showcases the high-quality craftsmanship for which DelightFULL is best known. 

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Coltrane pendant lamp is one of DelightFULL’s top best sellers. With a minimalist and industrial feeling to it, it is not, however, hard to understand where the mid-century inspiration lies. Coltrane is a simple suspended ceiling light, which is handmade in steel. It features a steel cord and canopy at the top, while down below the tube is built out of stainless steel, with a gold powder finish.

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Stanley floor light is a style icon of the fifties and sixties. With the possibility of having 1 to 3 moveable arms, this vintage style floor lamp will add effortless style to your mid-century modern reading nook. The 3-light floor lamp holds three boom arms, creating custom light effects due to its glossy black & matte white lamp shades. 

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Duke is a modern pendant lighting design that boasts a heavy nostalgic 70s groove vibe. Inspired by the simplicity of the 1970s, DelightFULL’s designers were able to create an iconic modern ceiling light that suits the most demanding setting. Produced in Portugal, it is handmade in brass and aluminium.

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Luxury and art deco are synonyms with this Brubeck wall sconce lighting design. Inspired by the timeless musical instrument that is the pipe organ and one of the foremost exponents of jazz, Dave Brubeck, this luxurious wall sconce is a statement piece on its own. For a finishing touch, it boasts a very art deco gold-plated finish. These modern wall sconces light up your home, making it the perfect candidate for a maximalist dining room, or even an entryway decor project.

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DelightFULL’s designers created Laine suspension lights with the mid-century vibe in mind. Inspired by the iconic era that brought so much culture to the world, this set of spotlights arranged like magic is in your home, this modern ceiling light comes to redefine what mid-century lighting is all about. With its body made of brass and its shade of aluminium, it’s simply poetic and extravagantly scenic. Delicate telescopic tubes with its body in gold plated colour and their shade in glossy white will only add beauty and a classical touch to your interior design

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Duke is a modern pendant lighting design that boasts a heavy nostalgic 70s groove vibe. Inspired by the simplicity of the 1970s, DelightFULL’s designers were able to create an iconic modern ceiling light that suits the most demanding setting. Produced in Portugal, it is handmade in brass and aluminium. 

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Credits: Thomas Juul-Hansen

Thomas Juul-Hansen’s project combined five individual apartments in One York to create a four-bedroom, five-bath 9,000 sq ft. A load-bearing column previously located in the centre of the double-height living room was removed during construction to conceive an uninterrupted living space. The 6,000 sq ft outdoor space introduces a custom-designed sunken entertainment area of curved solid mahogany featuring a stone fire pit and a wood-slatted roof for privacy. All finishes, millwork, and built-in furnishings were custom designed for the residence.

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Credits: Jayne Design Studio

Jayne Design Studio painted the walls a sunny yellow and arranged miscellaneous furniture for function and sculptural effect. With the help of architect Ben Olson, space gained definition: the kitchen was remodelled, the dining room became a sitting room, and the living room became a place to entertain and dine. The warm, comfortable decor skews contemporary but still has some of the stricter idioms of the mid-20th century.

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Credits: Wendy Labrum Interiors

Wendy Labrum Interiors specialises in custom homes, working closely with talented architects and builders to design and refine every detail. She has completed contemporary new construction and historical preservation projects, large and small-scale remodels, and redecoration. Fundamental to her design approach is a belief that a home is a backdrop for our most precious memories. She is deeply committed to client service and believes the best outcomes are always driven by a collaborative effort between client and designer.

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