Bamboo Chandelier

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A chandelier idea you never thought of because it's just too unique, you might be intrigued by these bamboo chandeliers. They're stylish, sustainable, hypoallergenic, and fully functional. They come in plenty of looks to fit your home and can be painted to match the decor. Take a look at this extensive collection of our bamboo chandelier options.

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Updated 20/10/2022
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Natural bamboo chandelier

Natural bamboo chandelier


With its bold silhouette, this chandelier will easily become the most eye-catching element of your interior. Its unusual design resembles the shape of a bird's nest. This chandelier is handmade with natural bamboo, making every piece one-of-a-kind.

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If you're looking for a way to make your space more warm and cozy, this boho chandelier is for you. It will look best paired with modern white furniture or traditional furniture made of light types of wood like white oak and maple. Make sure you consider this chandelier's size, as it might overpower smaller rooms.

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5 light bamboo chandelier

5 light bamboo chandelier

Sand & Stable™

This vintage chandelier is elegance captured. Available in over five colors, it boasts an empire-style silhouette. The durable metal frame with strands of bamboo beads creates a refined design. This chandelier is dimmable and adaptable to a sloped ceiling.

$325.99 $582.5

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This chandelier is versatile enough to fit traditional and modern spaces. It will look especially good in coastal or farmhouse-styled interiors. Place this chandelier over your dining table and pair it with a vase of fresh flowers to complete the look. The installation is easy and safe, thanks to the included instructions and hardware.

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Rattan bamboo chandelier

Rattan bamboo chandelier

Bayou Breeze

Made for a contemporary home, this chandelier boasts a streamlined design. The shade is hand-woven with bamboo rattan, which gives it an airy look. The adjustable height feature allows you to fit it perfectly in your space.

$85.99 $87.99

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Vintage bamboo chandelier

Vintage bamboo chandelier


Make a statement in your home with this chandelier. It is constructed with a bamboo stick and a thick natural hemp rope wrapped around it. At the end of every rope, there is a space to screw on the lightbulbs.

Designer Advice:

This bamboo chandelier design is perfect for placing over a kitchen counter. There are two size options available, so make sure to choose one that will look best with the length of your table. If your kitchen has a long counter, consider placing two 3-bulb chandeliers next to each other. We recommend using antique-styled lightbulbs to enhance the vintage look of this chandelier. 

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Modern bamboo chandelier

Modern bamboo chandelier

Bayou Breeze

This unique chandelier is unlike any other lamp you'll find out there. The oblong silhouette of the lampshade has a striking openwork design. Thanks to the natural finish of the bamboo rattan, this chandelier gives off a soft and warm light.

$69.99 $102.99

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Chandelier bamboo and metal

Chandelier bamboo and metal

World Menagerie

This chandelier stands out with its traditional style with a modern twist. It features three lights placed on a metal base available in two finishes: bronze and satin nickel. The bamboo lampshade has a contrasting natural hue.

$189.99 $530.6

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Bamboo Chandelier

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A bamboo chandelier almost sounds like a contradiction in terms. After all, a chandelier originally supported candles, providing extra illumination in an age when lighting was difficult and uncertain. Today, however, a chandelier is more likely to support electrical lighting which can manifest in a variety of bulb and bulb cover designs. Bamboo is a sturdy material, highly ecological and quickly replaced with new growth. It is lightweight and can be used to create a variety of designs.

Bamboo can be used to create simple, drum-shaped shades for hanging chandelier lights. These can range for a single drum shape, rather like a snare or kettle drum to more complex designs such as three cylindrical “drums” in graduated sizes, with the largest hung at the top and the smaller ones in successively smaller sizes hung below it. Three “drums” is a classic design of the latter sort, but they can also be arranged in spirals or in offset star patterns.

Another frequently used option is to use bamboo to make an openwork frame for a metal chandelier arrangement. The bamboo is cut into small lengths and wired together to create an elegant framework for designer light bulbs, such as those that imitate candle flames. The bamboo frame is then gilded with metallic paint to simulate gold or silver ornamentation that matches the metal used to house the wiring and the bulb holders.

Bamboo can be used as a framework for other kinds of materials, as well. Silk is an ever-popular choice for lamp shades of any kind because the fine fabric can easily be woven into a translucent covering that diffuses light with a minimal reduction of illumination. Furthermore, the silk can be plain or it can have patterns woven in or be adorned with embroidery, paint or even small gems.

Young bamboo can be pre-bent into shapes, allowing it to easily be formed into spheres. These can be plain spokes of natural bamboo, slabs of cut bamboo, or even bamboo withies that are threaded through beads or other decorations. They can be sparse, simple suggestions of a sphere or they can be dense or even woven over to create a thicker shade.

Bamboo can also be formed into what in the art world are known as organic shapes which are shapes that do not conform to geometric dictates. As with most such artwork, there is no real limit to how the forms are configured. They can resemble clouds, driftwood, branching trees and more.

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A breathtaking, bamboo chandelier with a gorgeous twisted shape, makes this one look really one-of-a-kind with an exotic appearance. The Asian look is a perfect attribute if you’re looking for something elegant and classy.

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Green Bamboo Chandelier

Bamboo lantern chandelier

Pagoda Chandelier from The Well Appointed House

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Asian styled chandelier for traditional and contemporary indoors. Its faux bamboo construction features an attractive antique gold finish. This frame is durable, supportive and provides good level of aesthetics.

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Very fresh, cottage design for a cute little ceiling lamp with a thin, bamboo shade. Perfect for a rustic, exotic look in your living room, sure to give it a new life with its unusual, unique appearance.

Modern bamboo inspired chandelierthis dramatic bamboo inspired shape chandelier is

Modern Bamboo Inspired ChandelierThis dramatic bamboo inspired shape chandelier is constructed of light weight die cast aluminum. The unique up and down lamping and chic polished aluminum finish give a contemporary look to an otherwise traditional style e

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Suzie: Lighting - Bamboo Chandelier, Green ($20 fs) | Gump's San Francisco - green, faux bamboo, chandelier

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Another interesting idea for a chandelier that provides light and decorates indoors at night and day. This element features four faux candle electric lights based on a durable frame in natural bamboo finish.

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Jamaica Lane - Meg Braff Interiors love Palm Beach style.. look at that railing.

Square bamboo lantern in gold or black a classic theme

Square Bamboo Lantern in Gold or Black: A classic theme takes on a lattice look in this modern bamboo metal hanging lantern. In burnished Gold leaf or Black crackle, it can stand alone as a chandelier as well. 4x60 watts candle sockets. (24"Hx20"Wx20"D)

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For the living room? Kind of 70s looking? Bamboo Chandelier |

Chelsea house inc faux bamboo chandelier gold ceiling

Chelsea House Inc Faux Bamboo Chandelier | Gold ceiling ...

Worlds away 6 light bamboo drum chandelier white gold

Worlds Away 6-Light Bamboo Drum Chandelier – White & Gold

Bamboo tower chandelier 6 light shades of light

Bamboo Tower Chandelier - 6-Light - Shades of Light

Bamboo chandelier design eco

Bamboo Chandelier Design Eco |

1960s brass faux bamboo eight arm chandelier for sale at

1960s Brass Faux Bamboo Eight-Arm Chandelier For Sale at ...

Wildwood 9614 bamboo style chandelier

Wildwood 9614 Bamboo Style Chandelier

Bamboo tower chandelier 6 light 6 colors shades of light

Bamboo Tower Chandelier - 6 Light (6 colors) - Shades of Light

1970s french five arm bamboo chandelier ceiling lighting 2

1970s French Five Arm Bamboo Chandelier - Ceiling Lighting ...

Vintage faux bamboo chandelier

Vintage Faux Bamboo Chandelier

Bamboo chandelier by badari

Bamboo Chandelier by Badari |