How to Choose the Right Chandelier – The Garden Gates

Posted on by Chad Harris

Choosing home lighting can be daunting with all the options out there. That’s why we like Ro Sham Beaux so much. This expert lighting company has a great selection of core lighting designs - the fun begins with all the custom features to consider. Choose beading, hemp color and hardware to create something that is totally you, unique and designed exactly for your space. To see some custom Ro Sham Beaux chandeliers used recently in a chic New Orleans design project, click here.

How to Choose the Right Chandelier

  1. Make it work with not just your decor but also your home’s architecture

  2. Remember: 30 inches from table to the bottom of a chandelier

  3. How much light will be needed?

  4. Small size can still mean big style

  5. Notice the trends

  6. Complement the size and shape of other furniture

  7. Keep it centered

View some of our favorite and most popular chandeliers here.

Types of Lighting from Ro Sham Beaux

  1. Chandeliers

  2. Sconces

  3. Table Lamps

  4. Floor Lamps

  5. Pendant Lights

Thanks to the options from Ro Sham Beaux, you are in control of the look you want. There are many beading options to work with that can help you achieve many types of home decor using the same chandelier just with different options. To see a sample of the bead choices, click here.


If you’re looking to match a particular color scheme, follow this easy guide:

Pink/Purple Beads:

  1. Watermelon Recycled Glass

  2. Plum Recycled Glass

  3. Pink Quartz Nugget

  4. Pink Agate Nugget

  5. Clear Ember Faceted

  6. Pink Lilly Quartz

  7. Ghost Agate

  8. Pink Pebble Quartz

  9. Barbie Swirl

  10. Clear Pink Faceted

  11. Flamingo Glass

  12. Purple Recycled Glass

  13. Clear Fuchsia Faceted

Blue/Green Beads:

  1. Small Blue Quartz

  2. Turquoise Jade

  3. Teal Recycled Glass

  4. Aqua Recycled Glass

  5. Appletini Recycled Glass

  6. Green Faceted Acrylic

  7. Green Faceted Quartz

  8. Blue Agate Nugget

  9. Coke Bottle Glass

  10. Navy Faceted Agate

  11. Navy Swirl Resin

  12. Green Swirl Resin

  13. Blue Lilly Quartz

  14. Turquoise Swirl Resin

White/Neutral Beads:

  1. Faux White Rock

  2. Smoke Recycled Glass

  3. Giant Grey Quartz

  4. Large Clear Quartz

  5. Black Agate

  6. Soap Stone

  7. Clear Recycled Glass

  8. Smoky Faceted Agate

  9. White Swirl Resin

  10. Clear Faceted Resin

  11. Iridescent Oblong

  12. Mother of Pearl

  13. Clear Lilly Quartz