Good lighting is indispensable to any interior and yet it is frequently underrated even dismissed. The human need for comfort warmth sanctuary and security will not be addressed by the ineffective nature of poorly chosen lighting.
When in doubt about hanging it directly above the tub a chandelier can still look fabulous hanging from the very center of the room. Check out the first selection below which makes use of an island for extra counter space and is positioned directly beneath the chandelier. The next one even takes advantage of the vaulted ceilings by hanging a white chandelier with crystals to really complement the rest of the decor.
Surround your plant of choice with the Hanging Wire Pot Bracket in Plated Brass from West Elm. Bonus: this item perfectly holds one West Elm Chalkboard Planter (sold separately) as shown below:
And lastly check out the stunning look these blown glass pendants create in the middle of this huge staircase. What a way to create an eye-catching sense of elegance as you climb up to each story!
Brass furniture (including upholstered furniture with brass accents) can create a sleek modern look in your home. Below we see the Maxime Dining Chair from Jonathan Adler which creates a sculptural statement without a lot of fuss. A brass metal base holds it all together. We’re loving the crisscross back!
If you really want to highlight the bathtub whether it’s a free-standing a drop-in or an alcove — hanging a chandelier directly above it is a wonderful way to get the job done. Not only does a chandelier provide great lighting for when you’re soaking up some suds it also adds an incredible touch of elegance from above that draws the eye up. (Just remember – safety first!)