I often refer to chandeliers as a room's crowning jewel; they certainly earn their keep transforming a banal space to remarkably beautiful. Add crystals and a drum shade and you have spectacular.
Can you tell I'm partial?
Indeed, I am. Drum shades lend a clean line overhead and the crystals sparkling below in 'chandelier-splendor' can be likened to the pure, glistening waters of an island's waterfall or the glistening of a mountain's morning dew [feel free to enter your own breathtaking visual, here].
Scroll down to see several crystal chandeliers with drum shades in a host of styles and hues along with a few must-know lighting basics to light up your space in splendor.
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