Need a cool piece of lighting to spice up the interior? Jump below to check my findings - awesome designs featuring retro glass lamps, stunning copper lights and awesome DIY chandeliers. Here's my collection of swag hanging lamp lights.
Man, I wanted one of these lamps as a kid!! Hanging Goddess Oil Rain Swag Lamp
Vintage Blue Glass Blown Glass Swag Hanging Lamp 60's 70'S My mom used to have two blue ones hanging in her bedroom. The blue light always made me feel calm. Wish she still had them. They were cool
Designed in the 1960's, this fabulous lamp has many retro rays of warm sunshine in it. The bowl shade is made of opaline greenish glass with striking dimples that create a truly magical effect in the entire room.
Vintage Mid Century Modern Retro Swag Lamp Hanging Light Blue Glass Large
Looking for an addition that would spruce up your ambiance? This hanging lamp light is an attractive decor for exterior and interior. It features the mix of vintage and mid century style, large size and blue glass structure.
The fantastic combination of beautiful blue glass and the solid base of this swag hanging lamp makes the exterior unique. The whole is perfectly presented in stylish, exotic decor, bringing a unique atmosphere to them.
Vintage 3 Triple Globe Swag Light Lamp
It's back to the 60's,but in a very elegant edition.This is a 3 globe swag style ceiling light.They are made of beautiful green bottle glass.Importantly,you do not have to fire them all!The lamp is finish with a solid metal.Globs are suspended on metal chains.
Swag hanging lamps were the mainstay of interior lighting in the mid-20th century. After a dip in popularity, as contemporary lighting fixtures took over, these lamps are experiencing a resurgence of sorts as interior designers and homeowners are looking for innovative ways to include it in their plans.
And for good reason too. Swag lights don’t gobble up on valuable space like floor lamps do. They aren’t as bulky as chandeliers either which make them perfect for rooms of all sizes. From a functional point of view, they make great task lights in limited-space settings, like the kitchen island or a work desk.
With seemingly infinite designs to pick from, it can also be the focal point in your room. Here’s how to narrow down on the right one for your home or office.
Consider the design of the room and the number of existing lighting fixtures before you narrow down on a lamp. Are you looking for a swag lamp to help you with your everyday tasks? Or are you looking for a fixture that’s purely decorative?
A room with lots of natural light, for example, can do without an additional ambient lighting fixture. You can opt for a conventional swag lamp with the light directed downwards.
On the other hand, if a room already has pendant or pot lights, then an aesthetic ambient swag lamp that points upwards to the ceiling will fill the void.
Where do you intend to hang the swag lamp? A large single lamp works well in the living room, the entryway or above the dining table. It can be used both, as a task lamp as well as a focal point.
But if you are looking for an alternative for track lighting, then multiple, smaller lamps hung above eye level can provide the required luminescence without causing glare.
Always consider the height during installation. In an entryway, the lamp must be at least seven to eight feet above the ground. For kitchen tables, islands and work desks, it is recommended that the lamp must be at least 3 to 3 ½ feet above the surface.
Vintage swag lamps feature ornate metallic frames and glass lampshades. These blend well with rustic or vintage inspired décor themes.
Chains were typically made of brass or bronze in the mid-century. If you are considering buying an antique, check the condition of the chain. Is it worn out? Does it need restoration? Can it bear the load of the heavy glass and metal lampshade?
The glass on the lampshade can be plain, textured or stained and casts a soft, diffused glow that’s well suited for aesthetic lighting in the kitchen or the bedroom.
Slag glass lamps with its mosaic of shades make for an excellent accent piece. Modern swag lamps, on the other hand, can be made of plastic, paper, fabric, glass or wicker making them better suited for living rooms or as task lighting.
Are you looking for a permanent lighting fixture? Then, by all means, opt for a hardwired swag hanging lamp. If you are retrofitting, then the task might be more labor-intensive than what you expected. But there won’t be any garish, dangling cords to deal with.
On the other hand, if you are looking for a temporary lighting fixture, then go for a plug-in cord. You might need an extension if the cord isn’t long enough to reach the nearest outlet.
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Fall Sale Vintage 60s 70s Swag Light
This swag hanging green lamp constitutes a fabulous example of the vintage design from the 1960's and 70's. A perfect way to create a charming illumination of your outdoor surface.
Grand Piano 1 Light Floor Lamp
If you're a real fan of original and modern solutions, you should check out this amazing floor lamp. It's gonna provide you not only the highest functonality, but also an incredible and unique design.
Pendant Lighting Vintage Gothic Medieval
Functional and attractive hanging lamp that features a durable construction and original design with gothic, medieval cathedral style. This hanging lamp includes a very solid chain that assures safe ceiling mounting.
Regina Andrew Apple Saucer And Cigar Jute Pendent Tropical Pendant Lighting
Swag hanging lamps, perfect for introducing some Scandinavian, natural appeal in your house. These are minimalistic yet cosy, which means they will be an ideal addition to a modern house with a natural twist to it.
Mid Century Swag Light Lamp With Prisms
Have you been searching for a lamp that just does not look like the typical lamp? Well, you need to consider this Mid Century swag light lamp with prisms three lights. They are reminds me of the Hollywood Regency style.
Beautiful swag hanging lamp lights are an excellent way to decorate a very original garden, patio or patio. The whole is perfectly presented between trees at any time of the year. Attractive colors and unusual design of glass and metal.
This sublime choice of lighting for your interior is truly a suitable option for when you want it to look contemporary and appealing. It looks like a cluter of balls in a gray shade of the stunning finish.
Vintage Retro Green Glass Swag Hanging
Now your room can shine with pride, thanks to those two swag hanging lamp lights. Eaach of those cuties has a bowl shade made of green opaline glass, with a gold finial, and suspended from a gold-finished chain.
As you can see glass globes that function as swag hanging lamps, they have been functioning since today - we can see in this photo their antique equivalent of amber glass in a yellowish shade and brass inserts.
Like 1960s lamps? I do, and I couldn't miss this mid century swag or hanging lamp light. So retro! The light shines through textured glass shade in beautiful (and unique equally) jade green tone. With chain. Cool.
Unique hanging lamp inspired by east Asian oriental style. Both beautiful sculptural base, top and hanging chains are made of brass. This lamp has the very pretty lampshade made of translucent green glass.
Vintage 60s 70s Retro Blue Glass Swag Hanging Lamp Light
Being a good reflection of the 60s or 70s style, this retro blue glass swag hanging lamp constitutes a perfect way to add some cool, vintage vibe to your spaces. Beautiful teal blue shade will create a magical ambience in the room.
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Vintage Orange Ceramic Hanging Swag Lamp
Break the mold with bold color: this hanging lamp differs from others thanks to strikingly orange shade it has. Dangle it around to make an impact. This lamp style was very popular in 1970s, so it's a retro decor idea.
Thanks to this attractive swag lamp you can make your den warmer, cozier, snazzier. The lamp has a neatly-woven pattern around the whole shade, with the reinforced by steel wire frame and covered with a genuine leather.
Vintage 1960's 3 tiered Ornate Green and Gold Swag Hanging Lamp This is a lovely old swag lamp. Auction for this item ends on July 31, 2012.
Industrial Style Warehouse Light Beam
Industrial stylization outdoors. This light features a warehouse style. It is based on a durable wooden beam with metal elements. Its metal lamp shades are durable and provide good level of illumination.
Vintage 3 Triple Globe Swag Light Lamp
Vintage Hanging Swag Lamp Amber Glass
Hanging lamp mounted on adjustable chain. Round abacus is made of glass and gives warm tone of light. Neutral and functional design for each room according to taste.
Tin - Bar & Restaurant - Berlin, Germany - 2009 - karhard architektur + design
Let's go back to the 70s with a great vintage, swag hanging lamp. The shape of the melon, is finished with a green blown glass. It has a hipissian character, for followers of the eternal fashion of flower children.
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A dreamy music room with large floor-to-ceiling windows letting tons of natural light in. Enormous bookcases accommodate music themed books, I suppose! A piano and a bunch of modern pieces of furniture top off the decor.
Great Amber Smoke Retro Glass Swag Lamp
Elegant classy traditional ceiling pendants intended for grand pianos illumination. Pendants have small metal backplates and hang on decorative length-varied thin ropes. A pendant has an oval clear glass lampshade accommodating 1 candelabra bulb.
DIY swag lights
Chloe Lighting 2 Light Victorian Large Hanging Pendant
DIY cloth cord swag & pendant light kits - make anything into a pendant light
Over The Rainbow - Mason Jar Chandelier Swag Light Hanging Lighting Fixture - UpCycled Rustic Eco Friendly Wedding - BootsNGus Lamp Design
Mad Men inspired pendant. Thinking this would be great with a little more modern fabric too!!
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Orinda Hanging Lamp
An idea only of exquisitely high interiors. This wall of windows represents traditional elegance at its best. This wall of windows lovely compliments the rounded shape of the wall, evoking associations with the masterpieces of Roman architecture.
Tasteful pendant lamp mounted on wooden frame and covered with clear glass. Includes 5 lights. Perfect as main or additional source of light for each room as needed. Classic form and elegant design.
Urban Swag 3 Light Pendant
Amber Glass Hanging Swag Lamp Light
Retro Hanging Swag Light Ceiling Moon Rock Lamp Swagging
Grand Piano 8.5" H Table Lamp with Novelty Shade
A stunning table lamp that sports the novelty shade and comes with the one light piano lamp. It offers the shade that swivels to direct the light perfectly and can be plugged into the wall outlet.