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Top 10 Best Drum Pendants

Drum pendants are versatile fixtures. Whether they’re hung in the dining room, bedroom, or even in the walk-in closet of your dreams, drum pendants are wonderful lighting options. We’ve gathered our top 10 drum pendants to share so that you can find the best drum pendant to complete your space.

1. Drum 18 Scraplight White Pendant Light

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Drum18 Scraplight White Pendant Light from Graypants

The Drum18 Scraplight White Pendant Light is elegant eco-friendly design. This oversized drum pendant features a shade made from recylced cardboard with an inner glass diffuser. Responsibly made by hand, this pendant has been treated with a nontoxic fire retardant. Thus, making it a safe and stylish choice for any room.

2. Mulberry Pendant

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Mulberry Pendant from TECH Lighting

Simply beautiful, there is no way that the Mulberry Pendant couldn’t make our list of top drum pendant lights.  Its clean and versatile aesthetic is an elegant lighting solution. In addition, a simple bottom glass diffuser provides a wash of diffused light for glare free illumination.

3. Silenzio Suspension Light

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Silenzio Suspension Light from Luceplan

Elegantly light up your space while aiding in the acoustics with the Silenzio Suspension Light. While the drum shade is covered in a beautiful Kvadrat fabric, the inside features a ridged interior for better sound absorption.

4. Shady Tree Small Pendant Light

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Shady Tree Small Pendant Light By Nicolette Brunklaus, from Brunklaus Amsterdam Lighting

The Shady Tree Small Pendant Light features a warm wooded scene within the glowing interior of the shade. Once lit, the solid exterior fades away, while the screen-printed by hand forest scene comes alive.

5. Luther Pendant Light

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Luther Pendant Light from Seascape Lamps

The double stacked style of the Luther Pendant Light adds a refined interest to dining rooms, kitchens, living rooms, as well as bedrooms. Each shade is handmade, and while the inner shade is white, the outer shade is available in 14 different color options to best suit your decor.

6. Spiro Suspension Light – Large

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Spiro Suspension Light – Large from Lzf Lamps

The Spiro Suspension Light takes its inspiration from classic ornamental latticework. Above a crystal clear plate of acrylic, a mesmerizing design of wooden coils warmly glow beneath a shinning light. Choose from a band of white or black acrylic, or a cherry or natural veneer shade.

7. Edwin Pendant Light

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Edwin Pendant Light from Robert Abbey

The Edwin Pendant Light is simple, yet refined. A soft linen shade is offset by polished nickel accents in addition to a matching canopy. This elegant drum pendant is also available in a polished brass with dark walnut canopy and a cream brussels shade as well as a aged brass with walnut canopy and a cream brussels shade.

8. Romeo Moon S2 Pendant Light

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Romeo Moon S2 Pendant Light By Philippe Starck, from FLOS Lighting

The pressed clear glass shade of the Romeo Moon S2 Pendant Light is reminiscent of a classic lamp shade. An acid-etched pressed borosilicate glass internal diffuser provides a gentle diffused light.

9. Meridian Grande Pendant Light

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Meridian Grande Pendant Light By Rachel Simon, from Lights Up

The pure minimal design and practicality of the Meridian Grande Pendant Light makes it highly versatile and complementary to a variety of environments. The drum shade is made from fabric and available in a wide variety of colors and patterns. The bottom of the shade is enclosed by fabric, completely concealing the single light source to create a more polished look.

10. Light Shade Shade 95 + Chandelier

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Light Shade Shade 95 + Chandelier By Jurgen Bey, from Moooi

Dramatic and quirky, the Light Shade Shade 95 + Chandelier is a playful marriage of two classics. Within the smokey mirrored shade an elegant 18-armed chandelier hides. Once the light is on, the chandelier glows through, creating a beautiful display of light.

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Stephanie Weldon

Stephanie Weldon

Stephanie is a Social Community Manager here at YDesign. She has an endless curiosity for the why and how things work. Previously a Visual Merchandiser as well as a Costume Designer, she recently resettled in California from New York. Combining her background with her passion for arts, travel, and great design, she has found her way to Y and her love for sharing why great design is at the heart of great style!

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