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  1. Dar Lukas Glass Chandelier - Antique Gold

    £299.00
  2. Edit Lincoln 12 Light Chandelier - Black & Gold

    45% Off
    Special Price £240.35 Regular Price £437.00
  3. Granso Glass Chandelier - Brass

    £145.00
  4. Searchlight Maypole 5 Light Chandelier - Antique Brass

    £77.99
  5. Mary 6 Light Chandelier - Antique Brass

    £316.00
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  6. Monarch 6 Light Chandelier - Gold

    £170.00
  7. Searchlight Ascot 8 Light Chandelier - Antique Brass

    £199.00
  8. Searchlight Ascot 6 Light Chandelier - Antique Brass

    £163.00
  9. Searchlight Fisherman 3 Arm Ceiling Pendant Light - Antique Brass

    £87.99
  10. Searchlight American Diner 3 Arm Dual Mount Ceiling Pendant Light - Antique Brass

    £66.99
  11. Paris 10 Light Chandelier - Dark Brass

    £447.00
  12. Regent 12 Light Chandelier - Painted Gold

    £317.00
  13. Luxia Rain Glass Chandelier - Aged Gold

    £450.00
  14. Luxia Greenwich 6 Light Ceiling Pendant - White & Gold

    £287.00
  15. Luxia Langham LED Glass Chandelier - Brushed Gold

    £398.00
  16. Luxia Franklin 6 Light Ceiling Pendant - Dark Bronze

    £288.00
  17. Luxia Element Large Chandelier - Antique Brass

    £620.00
  18. Luxia Evangeline LED Chandelier - Gold

    £554.00
  19. Luxia Bank Glass Chandelier - Amber

    £524.00
  20. Monte Carlo 26 Light Ceiling Pendant in French Gold Finish

    £1,127.00
  21. Equinoxe 12 Light Chandelier - Brass

    £858.00
  22. Dar Cerys Crystal Chandelier - Polished Gold

    £115.00
  23. Searchlight Versailles Crystal Chandelier - Gold

    £387.00
  24. Searchlight Flemish 5 Light Chandelier - Antique Brass

    £219.00
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Gold and brass chandeliers have been a symbol of elegance and sophistication for centuries, and continue to be a popular lighting choice for homeowners today. If you’re searching for statement lighting to increase the glamour in your home, or a modern accent to complement your contemporary space, a gold or brass chandelier can be a stunning addition to your home. With a range of styles, designs, and materials available, there’s a gold or brass chandelier to suit every taste and budget. In this article, we’ll explore the benefits of gold and brass chandeliers, discuss the different materials and styles available, and offer tips on how to choose the perfect chandelier for your home.


What is a chandelier? 

A chandelier is a type of ceiling light that is designed to be suspended from the ceiling by a chain, rod, or cord. Chandeliers are usually decorative in nature and are often used as a grand statement piece in a room. They can be made from a variety of materials, including glass, crystal, metal, and fabric, and are available in different sizes and styles to suit any décor. Chandeliers can provide a source of ambient light in a room, as well as bringing elegance and sophistication to your home.


Why use a gold or brass chandelier in the home? 

Gold and brass chandeliers can add a touch of luxury and sophistication to any home décor. Here are some reasons why you might want to consider using a gold or brass chandelier in your home:

 

  • Elegance and style: Gold and brass chandeliers can be a statement piece in any room, adding a touch of elegance and style to your décor. They can create a warm and inviting ambiance in your home, and can be a great way to enhance the glamour of your space.
  • Versatility: Designers are creating gold and brass chandeliers in a range of styles and designs, from ornate traditional styles, to sleek modern pieces, which means they can be used in a variety of décor schemes. Whether you have a traditional or contemporary interior, there is a gold or brass chandelier that can complement your décor style.
  • Durability: Gold and brass chandeliers are often made from high-quality materials, which means they are durable and long-lasting. They are a great investment for your home, as they can last for many years and maintain their beauty and shine.
  • Warmth: Gold and brass chandeliers can be warm and welcoming in your home, thanks to their warm tones and soft lighting. Depending on the style of chandelier that you choose, installing them may create a cosy and comfortable space, or help to create a dramatic statement about your personal style.

Gold and brass chandeliers can be a great addition to homes, adding style, elegance, and warmth to your décor. With a range of styles and designs available in our range, you are sure to find the perfect gold or brass chandelier to suit your home.


What is the difference between gold chandeliers and brass chandeliers? 

The main difference between gold chandeliers and brass chandeliers is the material used in their construction. The choice between a gold chandelier and a brass chandelier will depend on your personal preference, budget, and the overall look and feel you are trying to achieve in your home.


Gold chandeliers are typically made from gold-plated metal, which is a thin layer of gold applied over a base metal such as brass or steel. This gives the chandelier a bright, shiny, reflective finish that is luxurious and elegant, although there are matte, brushed finishes, and antique finishes available too. However, gold-plated chandeliers can be more expensive than brass chandeliers due to the cost of the gold plating process, and because of the cost of gold.


Brass chandeliers, on the other hand, are made from solid brass, which is a metal alloy consisting primarily of copper and zinc. Brass chandeliers may have a range of finishes, from shiny and reflective to matte and textured, and can be polished or left to develop a natural patina over time. Brass chandeliers are often less expensive than gold chandeliers, but are still suitable dramatic, and provide plenty of light.


What other materials are used for gold and brass chandeliers?

Gold and brass chandeliers can be made with a range of materials, in addition to the metal components that give them their distinctive look. Some other materials that tend to be used in gold and brass chandeliers include:

 

  • Glass: Many gold and brass chandeliers feature glass components, such as glass shades or crystal pendants. These help the chandelier sparkle and shine, and to enhance the glamour.
  • Fabric: Some gold and brass chandeliers feature fabric components, such as lampshades. These can add a soft and elegant touch to the chandelier, and can help to soften the overall look of the fixture, making them more appropriate for rooms such as sitting rooms and bedrooms.
  • Natural materials: Some gold and brass chandeliers incorporate natural materials, such as wood, stone, or rope, into their design. These materials can add a rustic or natural look to the chandelier, and can help to create a sense of warmth and comfort in your home.
  • Acrylic: Some modern gold and brass chandeliers feature acrylic components, such as acrylic crystals or shades. These can offer a contemporary look to the chandelier, and can be a more affordable alternative to glass or crystal.

These aren’t the only materials you’ll find on gold and brass chandeliers, and designers are always incorporating materials that can help to add depth and texture to gold and brass chandeliers. Whichever style and material you choose, in our range, you’re certain to find a unique and eye-catching fixture that can enhance the overall aesthetic of your home décor.


What bulbs are best for gold and brass chandeliers?

When it comes to choosing bulbs for gold and brass chandeliers, LED bulbs are often the best choice. LED bulbs are energy-efficient, using less electricity than traditional incandescent bulbs, and can last for many years without needing to be replaced. They also emit less heat than traditional bulbs, helping to keep your home cool and comfortable. Whichever bulb cap the chandelier requires; you’ll find the right one in our extensive range of lightbulbs. 


Many modern gold and brass chandeliers come with integrated LED bulbs, which can be a convenient and cost-effective option. With integrated LED bulbs, you won’t need to worry about changing bulbs over time, as the LED bulbs are built into the fixture itself. This can be especially beneficial for chandeliers that are hung in hard-to-reach places, such as high ceilings or stairwells.


Integrated LED bulbs can also offer a range of benefits when it comes to lighting control. Some chandeliers with integrated LEDs allow you to dim, or control the colour temperature, which can help you create the perfect lighting ambiance in your home. Additionally, many of these styles can be controlled using smart home devices or mobile apps, allowing you to turn your chandelier on or off from anywhere. If you’re searching for a new gold or brass chandelier, consider one with integrated LED bulbs to take advantage of these benefits.


What style of interior décor is best for gold and brass chandeliers?

Gold and brass chandeliers can be a great addition to a range of interior décor styles, thanks to their timeless and elegant look. Some of the décor styles that can be especially well-suited for gold and brass chandeliers include:

 

  • Traditional: Gold and brass chandeliers can be a classic and sophisticated choice for traditional décor styles. Pair a brass chandelier with rich, warm colours, such as deep reds, browns, and golds.
  • Glamorous: If you’re channelling Hollywood glamour in your décor, a gold or brass chandelier can be the perfect choice. Pair it with luxurious materials, such as velvet and silk, and bold jewel tones to create the opulent effect you’re looking for.
  • Vintage: Gold and brass chandeliers can also be a great choice for vintage décor styles. Look for chandeliers with a more ornate and detailed design, and pair them with vintage-inspired furnishings and accessories for a coordinated look.
  • Modern: While gold and brass chandeliers are often associated with traditional décor styles, they can also work well in modern and contemporary spaces. Look for chandeliers with a sleek and simple design, and pair them with minimalist furnishings for a look that’s both sophisticated and contemporary. Alternatively, use the grandeur of the chandelier as a contrast to the simplicity of the rest of the space, to allow the chandelier to really shine. 

How to choose the right chandelier for your home

Choosing the right chandelier for your home can seem like a daunting task, since it isn’t just about what you like the look of. But with a little bit of planning and consideration, you can find the perfect fixture to suit your needs. Here’s our guidance about what to consider when choosing a chandelier:

 

  • Size: The best size for your chandelier will depend on the size of your room, and the height of your ceiling. As a general rule, the diameter of your chandelier should be around 1/2 to 2/3 the width of a dining table, and the fixture should hang 30 to 36 inches above the surface of the table. If you’re hanging a chandelier where people need to walk underneath, then you’ll need to hang at least 7’ above the ground.
  • Style: The style of your chandelier will depend on the overall look and feel of your home décor. Whether you’re going for a traditional, modern, or eclectic look, there’s a chandelier style to suit your needs. Consider the materials, finishes, and design features that will best complement your home décor.
  • Lighting: Consider the amount of lighting you need in your space, and the other types of lighting already in place. You may want to coordinate your chandelier with wall lights, or lamps, for the optimal amount of lighting. Remember that some chandeliers come with dimming options, allowing you to adjust the brightness of your light source to suit your needs.
  • Installation: Chandeliers can be heavy and require special installation, so it’s important to consider the installation process, and whether it is even possible before you make a purchase. DIY installations definitely aren’t recommended, and certainly not with larger styles, consider hiring a professional to install your chandelier for you.

By considering these factors, you can find the perfect chandelier to enhance the overall aesthetic of your home and provide you with beautiful and functional lighting for years to come.


Our final thoughts

Gold and brass chandeliers are a timeless and elegant lighting choice for homes. With a range of styles, designs, and materials available, there are gold or brass chandeliers to suit every taste and budget in our selection. Whether you’re looking for a traditional statement piece, or a modern accent for a contemporary space, a gold or brass chandelier can be a great way to enhance the overall aesthetic of your home. And when you shop at Lighting Direct, you can shop with confidence, knowing that you have the Change Your Mind Guarantee. This allows you to arrange a refund or exchange within 30 days of delivery, ensuring that you can shop for your new gold or brass chandelier with peace of mind. So why not browse our range of chandeliers today and find the perfect lighting solution for your home?