A well-designed lighting scheme can transform a narrow hallway into a visually appealing and inviting area. From pendant lights and wall sconces to recessed lighting and creative use of mirrors, strategic lighting choices can create an illusion of spaciousness, highlight architectural features, and add a touch of personal style.
Unlock the potential of your narrow hallway with these inspiring lighting ideas.
Add a touch of drama and style to your narrow hallway with oversized lighting. Statement lighting, such as oversized pendants, can create an effortless focal point in your hallway while making the area feel grander and broader.
Consider the height and scale of your hallway when choosing oversized lighting. Ensure that the lighting fixture you select does not overwhelm the hallway's dimensions or obstruct the hallway if placed too low.
Our collection of striking oversized lighting adds distinctive personality and ambience to your hallway, making this space a standout feature in your home interiors.
Reflect Light With Stylish Modern Mirrors
Mirrors are a fantastic feature piece that can be used in a narrow hallway to create a stunning illusion of a spacious and open environment.
Place modern mirrors strategically on walls or shelves to capture and reflect light emitted by artificial and natural light. Experiment with various angles and heights within your hallway to perfectly optimise the reflections.
Seek Natural Lighting Where Possible
Embracing natural lighting in a narrow hallway can enhance the atmosphere and make the space warm and inviting. Implementing feature pieces such as light-Reflecting Surfaces, glass panels and doors, windows, and mirrors can transform your narrow hallway into a visually appealing space.
If natural lighting is inaccessible, incorporate lighting fixtures that can be used as accent lighting on walls and ceilings to maintain an instant glow and a sense of openness.
Add a Touch of Elegance with Glass Lighting
Add a touch of elegance with the combination of stylish and functional glass lighting. Glass lighting can be used effectively to stretch the light helping the space feel considerably bigger in appearance.
Our collection of stunning glass lighting showcases elegance, brightness, and a sense of sophistication. Our collection comes in various classic styles and shapes, allowing you to tailor lighting specific to your interior style preferences.
Sleek Tinted Glass Schoolhouse Pendant - 10 Inch - Smoke Grey by Industville (Image Supplied by: @shelleycottage)
Indoor Lighting Fixtures in Pairs
Incorporating indoor lights in pairs creates a balanced look that elevates style and ambience. Grouping indoor lighting in pairs can provide undeniable luxury to even the most superficial areas.
Install indoor lighting in a symmetrical arrangement. This can create a sense of balance and harmony in the narrow hallway. Experiment with various heights, but ensure each lighting fixture stays within the space, considering the hallway's dimensions.
Practical Wall Lighting
Combine optimal practicality and sleek style with modern wall lighting. Wall lighting can visually expand the narrow hallway space with an even wash of warm illumination.
When choosing modern wall lighting, consider the size, style, and finish of each lighting fixture to complement the overall design of your hallway. Wall lights can be placed regularly along the walls to provide consistent illumination.
Brooklyn Outdoor & Bathroom Wall Light - Pewter + Brooklyn Dome Flush Mount - 13 Inch - Pewter & Copper by Industville (Image Supplied by: Alison Juestel)
Stylish Table Lamps
If you have a console table or a narrow shelf, table lamps are the perfect option to illuminate your narrow hallway efficiently. Table lamps are ideal lighting fixtures, ensuring the hallway isn't too bright.
At Industville, we are releasing a new premium table lamp collection that seamlessly blends industrial heritage with a sleek modern design. Our new collection features a diverse range of unique designs that suit various types of narrow hallway styles.
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New lamp collection coming in Summer 2023 (Image Supplied by: Industville)
Pendant Ceiling Lighting
Placing pendant lighting in a narrow hallway can transform the space into an elegant, well-illuminated passage. Pendant lighting offers versatility in design and can add a touch of elegance and sophistication to your hallway.
Embrace pendant lighting at a height that suits your narrow hallway space, so it doesn't obstruct movement. Pendant lights can serve as functional lighting fixtures and stylish decorative elements, enhancing the hallway's aesthetic.
Old Factory Slotted Pendant - 15 Inch - Copper by Industville (Image Supplied by: @kylamagrathinteriors)
Delve into our collection of hallway lighting to discover the perfect fit. Our range of styles will complement any interior design choices you want to encapsulate within your narrow hallway.
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