Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.

Remodelling your kitchen, wanting to add a modern touch or craving a fresh new look? We’ve explored some kitchen lighting ideas to get you started.

For many, the kitchen is not just a place to cook but also a living space often used as the family hub. So, if you’re going to spend a lot of time in front of the cooker, you better get the lighting right!

As serial pinners, we delved into our Pinterest boards. It’s full to the brim with great lighting inspiration so we handpicked some of our favourites. Some are there because they could work beautifully with Plumen bulbs, other are here because we love them so much! Check out our top 10 kitchen lighting ideas:

1/ Industrial Chic

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Industrial Wall Light by Holloways Of Ludlow, £85. Available here.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.

2/ Scandi & minimalist

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Plumen 001 Light Bulb, £22.95. Available here.
(Photo credit: Fiona Burrage)

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Drop Top Lamp Shade Set, £124.95. Available here.

3/ Timeless classics

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Bell Blown Glass Pendant by Holloways Of Ludlow, from £125. Available here.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Industrial Pendant – Glass by West Elm, from $109.  Available here.

4/ Sconces

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Stick sconce by John Beck, $475. Available here.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Potence by Jean Prouvé (1950), £776. Available here.

5/ Splash of colour

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Popper by Andre Hnatojko.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Crystalline Collection by Niche Modern, from $645. Available here.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.

6/ Oversize

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop. Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Vessel by Decode, from £246. Available here.

7/ Vegetal

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Mygdal by Studio We Love Eames. Click here for more info.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Babylon Light by Ryan Taylor, $495. Available here.

8/ Urban concrete

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Pendant Lamp by Bentu. Click here for more info.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Flos concrete pendant light by Tomáš Vacek, 264 €. Available here.

9/ Architectural

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Superpose Pendant Lamp by Frederik Kurzweg Design Studio. Click here for more info.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Les acrobates de GRAS for DCW Éditions. Click here for more info.

10/ Metallics

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Kin – 478 by Francesco Rota, £357. Available here.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: copyright @Fairfax Media – Photgraphy: Mike Baker – Stylist: Heather Nette King.
Hanging left to right:
“Rough Diamond” pendant, $520, by Ben-Tovim Design.
“Godfrey” pendant, from $250, from Lightly.
“Utzon” pendant by Jorn Utzon, $695, from Great Dane Furniture.
“Workshop” light by HK Living, in large, $399, from House of Orange.
Plumen “Drop Cap” pendant, $116; with Plumen globe $47; both from Surrounding.
“Diamond” pendant, $199, from House of Orange.
“Flowerpot” by Verner Panton, $475, from Great Dane Furniture.
“Rough Diamond Globe” pendant, $740, by Ben-Tovim Design.
“Mr Cooper” pendant by Kate Stokes, $570 from Coco Flip.
ON FLOOR
“V1” pendant, $425, from Lightly.
Copper floor lamp by Tom Dixon, $880, From Dedece.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Drop Cap Pendant Set with Plumen 001 Bulb, £54.90. Available here.

Kitchen lighting ideas: Illuminate your kitchen with stunning designer lighting ideas from Plumen. Be inspired by examples here or browse our online shop.
Above: Plumen Drop Hat Lamp Shade Set, from £69.85. Available here.

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