Looking for the best modern outdoor pendant lights to update your home? Check out our favorites that are sure to level up your front porch this spring!
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Modern Outdoor Pendant Lights
Now that spring is here it’s time to update your outdoor space. Recently I showed you ways to update your patio, front porch, or deck areas with outdoor furniture and decor.
Another place to update is your outdoor lighting. We changed out the sconce above for the modern black and gold one from Lumens. Naturally, our overhead pendant light needs to be changed out as well.
Since we just started the process I decided to quickly paint the current pendant for now until we decide on the perfect new lighting. If you are also looking for lighting resources you are in the right place.
Just keep scrolling to see the many outdoor pendants I’ve been eyeing online. There may be one that’s perfect for your home as well.
This post is all about modern outdoor pendant lights.
Where To Shop For Modern Outdoor Pendant Lights
When it comes to sourcing modern outdoor lighting I have my go-to resources. If you are just starting the process check out the following retailers for inspiration and ideas.
If you are interested in more modern outdoor pendant lighting options be sure to check out all my favorite resources HERE.
Outdoor Pendant Lighting Ideas
1. Lombard LED Pendant // 2. Lantern Chain Pendant // 3. Walker Pendant // 4. Romelia Pendant Light // 5. Macadam Pendant // 6. Modern Outdoor Pendant // 7. Brigid Hanging Lantern // 8. Outdoor Star Pendant // 9. Black Outdoor Pendant // 10. Outdoor Hanging Light // 11. Bramwell Outdoor Pendant // 12. Flying Bat Outdoor Pendant // 13. Outdoor Pendant
Best Modern Outdoor Pendant Lights
1. LED Outdoor Pendant Lighting
This modern outdoor hanging light is available in black and gold. I’m definitely leaning towards the black and love the modern clean lines of this outdoor pendant lighting
There are also five lengths to choose from so there is one perfect no matter the home. I also love that it is energy efficient and comes with a long-lasting dimmable LED panel.
2. Lantern Chain Pendant
This is another great-looking lantern pendant that is available in 9 finishes and custom lengths. It is suitable for indoor and covered outdoor use so this is another stylish modern option.
If you are looking to add a touch of sophistication to your modern outdoor pendant lighting this one will do the trick.
3. Modern Outdoor Pendant
Lumens is by far one of my favorite places to shop for lighting. No matter your needs or style I promise they have something for you.
This modern pendant blends black and gold metals together for a seamless look. The style of this front door pendant light features a dual-layered design with an aluminum outer frame.
4. Modern Exterior Pendant Lighting
This stunning modern outdoor pendant lighting features industrial vintage brass hardware and a filament bulb that is encased in metal mesh.
The modern exterior pendant lighting from Lulu and Georgia is sure to make a statement and add personality to your outdoor space.
5. Contemporary Outdoor Pendant Lighting
This modern 1950s Scandinavian design-inspired pendant is another fav! The slotted louvered styling is perfect for the modern contemporary home.
There are five finishes and the length is customizable so this modern outdoor pendant lighting is definitely a contender.
6. Modern Outdoor Pendant
Love the black wrought iron clean lines of this simple timeless beauty. It features frosted opal glass and a modern design. It is fully adjustable so no matter the length this modern outdoor pendant will work for you.
Outdoor pendant lights are an excellent choice for a covered patio or porch. Elevate your exterior design with the addition of this stylish pendant light.
7. Modern Outdoor Hanging Light
Loving the sleek elongated frame of this rectangular lantern light fixture. The contemporary design is sure to level up your outdoor space.
This modern pendant outdoor lighting features a gorgeous etched glass diffuser that emits a beautiful glow.
8. Outdoor Star Pendant
Inspired by European traditions this Moravian star is perfect for everyday usage not just during the holidays. Featuring black metal and glass panes it’s sure to be a focal point on your front entryway.
This exterior light is suitable for indoor or outdoor usage. It has an elegant industrial look that’s perfect to upgrade your front foyer or patio.
9. Front Door Pendant Light
Arhaus is another favorite retailer. This light fixture is simple and modern and features hand-worked iron and opal white glass. The textured black finish is the perfect contrast to a neutral home.
This one will be a fabulous update in any modern contemporary home.
10. Outdoor Hanging Light
This stunning gold fixture features a traditional box frame made from stainless steel making her perfect for the contemporary modern home.
She is elegant and timeless so she is sure to be a favorite for many years to come.
11. Bramwell Outdoor Pendant
For me, this is my top choice at the moment. I have been obsessed with the Thomas O’Brien Hicks pendant for quite some time. This is a version of that fixture but for outdoor spaces.
The egg-shaped design features a matte black base and opal frosted white glass globe with a textured gold band. The perfect mix of multiple finishes will add personality, interest, and style to your home exterior.
An awesome statement piece that will have friends and family wondering where they can purchase one too.
12. Flying Bat Outdoor Pendant
The flying bat pendant light from Rejuvenation is super stylish and sophisticated. The stunning fixture is hand cast using the lost wax technique that captures the details of this pendant light.
Check out the super-cool flying bat and the coiling serpent of this quirky pendant light design. It has the charm and character of old world period houses.
The Bat and Serpent design originated with Celtic mythology. It symbolizes the triumph of science and modern medicine over witchcraft.
I’m a little obsessed with this one but will have to work on getting my husband on board. It’s a great option to update your front entryway. This one is sure to be a conversation starter.
It’s also a bit of a splurge but investment pieces for the home usually are. Just saying!
13. Outdoor Pendant
Lastly love the clear glass open bulb design of this modern door pendant. Available in several finishes with two shade options this light fixture will be a fabulous update in your home.
Original Rusted Pendant Light DIY Makeover
The light above is what the lantern-style pendant fixture looked like before it was painted. As you can see she was very much in need of a makeover.
My husband took her down to clean so it was the perfect time for a quick makeover.
After the light was cleaned and the rust scraped by my husband, I use black exterior paint and applied two coats. The final product turned out great and will hold us over until we pick from the above choices.
I hope this gave you ideas and inspiration for your makeover as well. Let me know which modern outdoor pendant lights are you loving from this roundup?
Have an amazing day full of Unicorns & Rainbows!