Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Lighting

When I think of Farmhouse Kitchens, I imagine a rustic, cozy kitchen in some remote part of the world. The farmhouse kitchen perfectly matches the food preparation and the eating area. Farmhouse kitchens are trendy in modern homes as they become a focal point for the family to gather.

Modern farmhouse-style kitchens need modern lighting fixtures. Here are some modern farmhouse kitchen lighting ideas to inspire your kitchen.  


Types of Modern Farmhouse Kitchen Lighting

First, we will look at your kitchen’s different types of Farmhouse Lighting. From industrial style to rustic finish, these fixtures match any farmhouse decor.

Pendant Light

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These three pendant lights are a trendy style. They hang above the kitchen island and double as food preparation and eating areas.

These lights can be used alone for a more intimate feel or with the in-roof lighting to provide a lot of light.

Exposed Bulbs

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This combination of exposed light bulbs and clear glass shades gives this kitchen a relaxed retro vibe.

The mix and match of modern bulbs with track lighting is one of my favorite lighting ideas.

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The shaped glass on these pendant lights reminds me of a rock formation in a cave. These shades perfectly fit with the kitchen island, stone countertops, and backsplash tile mosaic.  

These incredible lights look like mini chandeliers and are a trendy style.

Linear Chandelier

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This linear chandelier with three vintage bulbs and metal fixtures lights the sink and island area. The metal light fixture matches the stove and range, accentuating the clean white cabinets.

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The use of antique bulbs with caged glass shades makes this light fixture a focal point of the room.

Crystal Chandelier

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I have never liked crystal chandeliers, and I don’t know why. This farmhouse chandelier looks good in this modern apartment. The bright lights and the contemporary interior design with the colorful accents work well together.

Vintage touch

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These decorative wire pendant lights give this modern kitchen a vintage look. The earthy tones and neutral colors of the cabinets with the in-cabinet lighting make this an inspired kitchen. 

The wire cage of the light fixtures makes this one of the most popular ceiling light styles.

Metal Fixtures

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Metal light fixtures are a trendy lighting style. This brass pendant light with the matching brass cabinet metal finishes provides a vintage look with a modern flair.

Metal Pendant Lights


These large brass metal pendant lights match the color of the wood countertops and contrast the blue pastel wall color.  

Clear Glass Shade

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The clear glass shades on these light fixtures are perfect for this kitchen. They provide a symmetrical look for this large kitchen.

This is my favorite of all the kitchens here as they are large and full of natural light.

Painted Finish

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I love everything about this kitchen. The mini chandelier’s painted finish matched the cabinets’ neutral colors and the brick backsplash.

The architectural features like the extensive range and colossal island would make this kitchen a perfect place for entertaining.

Hanging Glass Lanterns


These classic hanging glass lanterns provide a vintage look to this modern farmhouse kitchen. These light fixtures look fantastic. However, it can be tricky to change the light bulbs.

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Lighting is essential for your farmhouse kitchen as the kitchen becomes the heart of the house. Whether you use track lighting, chain pendants, or mini chandeliers, ensure they provide enough beautiful light for your family.

With all these lighting ideas, please vote on your favorite modern farmhouse kitchen lighting fixture below.