Capiz Shell Lamps

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In the anthology of exotic and beautiful lamps sold in these collections, the capiz shell lamps stand apart. They are so beautiful, so elegant, and some models look more like small chandeliers with all the hanging pieces, you will feel like you have invested in your own stake of personal luxury. See what we mean in this collection of capiz shell lamps.

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Updated 22/12/2022
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Hanging Pendant Capiz Seashell Lamp

Hanging Pendant Capiz Seashell Lamp

Bay Isle Home™

This dangling vintage capiz shell hanging lamp has an adjustable 36” chain link suspension for a classic coastal glam chandelier. Dozens of rounded glossy white Capiz seashells in varied sizes fall into a cascading triangle from a matte silver rim.

$279.99 $309.99

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A capiz shell chandelier vintage can contain multiple rows of Capiz shells layered in various styles. These hanging ceiling lights can surround a metal rim that’s circular, rectangular, or with a single or multi-layer tier system. You can also get seashell chandeliers with single or multiple outlets for varying-sized light bulbs. The metal finishes can also differ by design.

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Slim Chic Rectangular Capiz Shell Lamp 

Slim Chic Rectangular Capiz Shell Lamp 

Highland Dunes

This unique architectural table lamp has a columnar center covered in varying colors of capiz shells in a classic mosaic pattern. A brushed gold stand and slender neck add glamorous touches, topped by a chic white rectangular transitional Geneva lamp shade. 

$115.99 $238.16

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You can choose a capiz lampshade with varying base shapes, sizes, and shades. A fascinating thing about using capiz lamps is that the neutrality blends with any existing decor and can make any space feel soft and inviting. In addition, seashell lamps serve as an all-for-one design from the glossy white sheen that frequently has blends of brown, tan, off-white, beige, and orange. 

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Capiz Globe Lamp with Cylindrical Drum Shade 

Capiz Globe Lamp with Cylindrical Drum Shade 


This capiz shell lamp has a chic ball crystal base showcasing seashell accents for coastal warmth. The globe sits on a silver base topped with a neutral, understated 10” tall by 14” wide lamp shade for a 23.5” total height. 

$89.99 $301

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Globe-shaped lamps create a modern nuance that can become a focal point of the entire space. And when layered with shiny capiz shells and silver accents, it adds a luxurious touch of glammy that can create a dazzling play of light. And the shiny surface reflects light into the area, making it fabulous for dark, windowless rooms.

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Matching Set of Tall Tower Lamps

Matching Set of Tall Tower Lamps

Rosecliff Heights

Bathe your room in luxury with matching capiz shell table lamps. The 29” grid mosaic rectangle base is bordered by chrome with a crystal finial for a uniform look. A neutral geometric 13” long and wide 10” tall shade sits on top. 

$306.99 $447

Designer Advice:

Matching lamps can be a great way to keep a cohesive look for your space. For example, you can use a set of lamps on end tables around sofas and beds or in dining rooms to baste a warm glow for meals. The style of identical lamps can vary by height, base shape, trim color, and capiz shell overlay pattern. 

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Set of Geometric Teardrop Shell Lamps

Set of Geometric Teardrop Shell Lamps

Rosecliff Heights

These 21” tall Capiz shell lamps have geometric facets that create sharp angles between the transition of the wide base and the tapering upper lamp neck. The balance between the mosaic tile shell and lamp shade in white linen is modern and sophisticated. 

$145.99 $418

Designer Advice:

When you get a capiz lamp with unique geometric angles, it can give you fascinating twinkles from light, refracting off the varying sheens of the shells. Using a neutral capiz shell lamp shade can soften the sharp angles of the geometric base to make a smoother transition between the modern lamp design and other room aesthetics.

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Capiz Shell Lamps

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Capiz shell lamps are extremely delicate, which means they should only be cleaned with water and a soft cloth. Cleaning them regularly ensures these exotic lamps are free from dust and dirt, allowing their natural beauty to shine through.

If your Capiz shell lamp needs a more thorough clean, you can add a mild liquid soap to the water before submerging the cloth. Ensure you wring out the cloth to avoid excess water damaging the lamp before carefully wiping the shade. This solution will give capiz shell lamps a deeper clean, removing any residue, stains, dirt, and other deposits like pet hair.

Capiz shell lamps’ brightness partly depends on their color, but they are comparable to traditional fabric lampshades as a general rule. Darker shell colors, which are uncommon, may block out some light. Lighter colors like tan and pink are transparent enough to let light through the shells themselves in addition to the top and bottom of the lampshade.

Some capiz shell lamps even have small gaps between each shell to let more light through. These are the optimal option if you’re trying to balance brightness with the capiz shell aesthetic. However, they are not completely necessary for sufficient brightness, especially if you use a capiz shell lamp to accent existing light fixtures.

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Small round capiz pendant

Small round capiz pendant

Pendant lamp mounted on metal frame and fitted with natural capiz shells. Perfect as main or additional source of light. Traditional form and elegant design.

Capiz shell chandelier 1

Chandelier with capiz shell lampshade. Frame is made of metal. Great as main or additional source of light in the kitchen, dining room, living room and more.

Capiz Shell Lamp Shade

Capiz Shell Lamp Shade

This unique Capiz shell lamp shade creates a wonderful glittering experience wherever it appears. It will add a specific, rustic charm and warmth to space. It matches well with a vintage surrounding.

50 off shipping export quality modern

50 off shipping export quality modern

Beautiful ceiling lamp with a round, waterfall spiral design and a plentiful of little plastic discs in cream and white colors, which not only add a gorgeous detail to the lamp but also reflect the light creating a unique atmosphere.

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Incredible exotic capiz shell lamp-basically is a metal frame, with the stylish gold finish and round shape-dowels with long strings of capiz shells. Interesting small round shells come from the Philippines regions-hand-decorated with delicate golden borders.

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Love this grouping of one small one medium and one

Love. This grouping of one small, one medium, and one large is just right. Odd-numbered groupings offer balance. Capiz Orb Pendants #westelm

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Bring immense elegance and style into your home anytime thanks to this top of the line chandelier. The piece is designed to deliver ambient light while offering the ultimate décor accessory in your living room. It’s also huge, making sure it grabs the attention of all who step into the room.

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Original illumination of home office. This chandelier is supported by a durable metal frame. It includes many white, round elements that increase its decorative value. Ceiling mounting fixture is round and made of metal.

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With its characteristic dangling shells, this round sea glass chandelier constitutes a great example of the characteristic Capiz chandelier. A DIY project, which will fit into both contemporary and traditional interiors, adding a glamorous appeal.

Lighting set of 2 lauralie ivory capiz shell lamp

Lighting Set of 2 Lauralie Ivory Capiz Shell Lamp

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Extraordinary Pair of Vintage Capiz Shell Lamps with Base Light Mid Century Modern 50's

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Faux Capiz Shell Lamp

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Capiz shell chandelier 26

Large chandelier with round windowpane oyster (capiz shell) cascade and nickel palted interior frame, supported by a chrome chain. Accommodates two 100w bulbs. Visually striking and glamorous ceiling fixture.

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Capiz Shell Lamp Shade | Chairish

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Modern Capiz Shell Medium Chandelier - Shades of Light

Classic panton capiz shells fun 1tm bedside or table lamp

Classic Panton Capiz Shells Fun 1TM Bedside or Table Lamp

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Capiz Shell Chandelier Retro Waterfall Swag Lamp

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Chelsea House Columia Gold Capiz Shell Lamp, 69096