Here is a great example from the latest Lonny:
Man I love that dining room!
For my own space, I'm thinking of using Morovian pendants:
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Check out this pierced dome pendant from Regina Andrew. Can you IMAGINE the shadows it would cast? It would be like a party every night.
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There are always great pendants on eBay. Here are some current favorites...
Is this one cool or what? And it's only $150!
This one is WICKER and would fan-freaking-tastic in a beach house.
This light is from West Elm, but it would be sure to give off some cool shadows when lit at night: