One of the UKâ€™s last remaining glassworks, Rothschild & Bickers make hand-blown, colored-glass pendants that sparkle like jeweled baubles, too tempting to resistâ€”even for the color shy.
Above: Though they’re made using traditional glass-blowing techniques, Rothschild & Bickers’ Pick-n-Mix glass pendants have a contemporary look; Â£295.
Above: The Pick-n-Mix Collection comes in the company’s full range of signature colors. For added embellishment, fabric-covered cords (known in the UK as “flex”) are available in a wide palette, including neons and herringbone patterns.
Above: And for the color shy, why not start gradually with clear glass pendants while experimenting with colored cords?
Above: With the Vintage Light, Rothschild & Bickers play with a fringe-festooned traditional shape; Â£380.
Above: The rainbow range of cloth-covered electrical cords available to accompany fixtures. For more details, see Rothschild & Bickers.
Need advice selecting the right pendant for you? See our recent Remodeling 101 post, How to Choose an Overhead Light Fixture. Know what you need? Have a look at our favorite pendants in our 10 Easy Pieces roundups: Glass Pendant Lights, Black Pendant Lights, and Silver Pendant Lights.