What to make of the design world’s ongoing fascination with curvy lines? We chalk it up to a universal need for nonchalance.
Of late we’ve noted the 21st Century Take on Scalloping, The Return of the Ruffle, and Whole Rooms and Buildings Rendered in Undulations. And in the lighting department: Frilly Glass Lights that Hang Like Flowers and The Draped Cloth Light Fixture.
Now, we’re seeing wavy woven pendant lights that look like birds in flight or floppy hats. They’re undeniably uplighting and perfect for summer quarters—or a vacation-y feel at home. Here are eight favorites.
Above:The Twenty-One Tonnes Fawn Shade comes in three sizes starting at $236 (shade alone) and $536 for the fully wired Fawn Pendant Light. The company’s Landslide Shade—see our featured image—comes in two sizes starting at $358. All are woven by a northern Ghana workshop established by the NGO Swopa to empower women and revive traditional crafts.
Browse our Lighting archive for more ideas.
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Frequently asked questions
What are wavy wicker hanging lights?
Wavy wicker hanging lights are a type of lighting fixture that features a wavy or undulating design made from woven wicker material. They are typically suspended from the ceiling and provide a unique and eye-catching lighting option.
Where can I find wavy wicker hanging lights?
You can find wavy wicker hanging lights at various home decor and lighting stores. Additionally, you can browse online marketplaces and websites that specialize in home furnishings and decor.
Are wavy wicker hanging lights suitable for outdoor use?
It depends on the specific design and construction of the lights. Some wavy wicker hanging lights may be specifically designed for outdoor use and made from weather-resistant materials. However, it is important to check the product description or consult with the manufacturer to ensure their suitability for outdoor environments.
What are the benefits of wavy wicker hanging lights?
Wavy wicker hanging lights can add a touch of natural and organic aesthetic to any space. They provide a warm and inviting ambiance with their soft and diffused lighting. Additionally, the wavy design of the wicker adds visual interest and can serve as a focal point in a room.
How do I install wavy wicker hanging lights?
The installation process may vary depending on the specific light fixture and the existing electrical setup in your space. It is recommended to consult with a professional electrician for safe and proper installation. They will ensure the correct wiring and mounting of the wavy wicker hanging lights.
Can wavy wicker hanging lights be customized?
Some wavy wicker hanging lights may offer customization options such as different sizes, finishes, or bulb types. However, the availability of customization options may vary depending on the manufacturer and the specific light fixture.
Are wavy wicker hanging lights energy-efficient?
The energy efficiency of wavy wicker hanging lights depends on the type of bulbs used. Opting for LED bulbs can significantly reduce energy consumption and increase the overall energy efficiency of the lighting fixture.
How do I clean wavy wicker hanging lights?
To clean wavy wicker hanging lights, gently dust the fixture using a soft cloth or feather duster. For more stubborn stains or dirt buildup, use a mild soapy solution and a soft brush to gently scrub the affected areas. Avoid using harsh chemicals or abrasive materials that may damage the wicker material.