TOP 10: Pendants as bedside lights

Using pendant lights by your bedside is a fantastic way of saving space and creating a different look to your room. Here are 10 of our favourites (plus an extra one that we couldn’t resist sneaking in!).

Bedside pendant light

A similar version to the pendant light pictured is the E27 socket lamp by Muuto; available from Great Dane Furniture for AUD$137. Photography by Bieke Claessens.

Bedside pendant light

Pendant cage lights can be purchased from Fat Shack Vintage for AUD$87. Photo via Elv’s.

San Giorgio Hotel, Mykonos

In the San Giorgio Hotel in Mykonos, Greece, a beautiful perforated lamp hangs by the bed. A similar version can be purchased from Brauer Birds for AUD$448 each. Photo via San Giorgio Mykonos Hotel.

San Giorgio Hotel, Mykonos

Another guest room at the San Giorgio Hotel features a rattan pendant light by the bedside. Brauer Birds have rattan lights for AUD$149 each. Photo via San Giorgio Mykonos Hotel.


Spanish apartment by Mikel Irastorza

Designed by Mikel Irastorza, this luxe apartment in San Sebastián, Spain features vintage pendant lights from the Netherlands. A similar version is on sale for AUD$39 from Brauer Birds. Another version is the Fabbian Bijou Suspension Lamp in white; available from Nostraforma for €323. And a third version is the Cougar – Aero pendant light; available from Oz Lighting for AUD$63.80. Photo via Nuevo Estilo.

Bedside pendant light

The Pharos transparent pendant light by Niche Modern adds colour and interest to this bedroom. The light comes in three colours and is available from Y Lighting for USD$495. Photography by Bob Coscarelli.
Bedside pendant light

These glass pendant lights are the perfect addition to this sophisticated and muted bedroom. The Solitaire Pendant by Niche Modern is available from Y Lighting for USD$525. Photography by Janne Peters.

Beat light | Tom Dixon

The Tom Dixon Beat Light is available in Australia from de de ce. It can also be purchased from Nest for £229.17. Photo via Sunset.

George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg Apartment, New York

Designed by architects George Yabu and Glenn Pushelberg, this New York apartment features a brass pendant lamp. Similar versions are available from Corporate Culture (AUD$500-$750), About Space (AUD$345), Onefortythree (USD$75), and Dunlin (AUD$598). Photo via yatzer.

industrial pendant light

Industrial pendant lights gives this bedroom an eclectic feel. Similar versions can be purchased from About Space (small – AUD$145, large AUD$175), Fat Shack Vintage (AUD$95), and Barnlight (AUD$249). Photo via blissful blog.

Bedside pendant light

The Verner Panton – Topan VP6 pendant light in black is available from Great Dane Furniture for AUD$525. Photo via bloesem.


One Comment

  1. I couldn’t help but notice the bedlinen in this post. I love the neutral understated colours and the white doona covers that appear in this post. I have similar bedlinen available online at

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