Overstock delivered this in a day for free and it arrived 100 times better than I could have imagined. I was going for a romantic master bedroom look with white bedding and this is exactly what I wanted. The iron is prominent in black without being too heavy looking or dominating and the crystals (though the directions were difficult to read) provide an unbelievable shine and luxury. 5 lights is just enough to brighten the room without being too bright! They provide so many extra crystals that if you can't understand the directions, simply create your own design and hang them wherever you see fit. As far as hanging and installing it, my husband did it no problems. Self-explanatory if you've doing lighting before. The chains have the twist latch so you don't have to cut chain in order to set it to the length you want, simply twist, move the chain and you're done.
If this is the look you are going for, do not shop around, buy this one and you won't regret it. It changes the whole room!
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Very accurate
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Product has the quality 5 times its price! Really great! Can't go wrong!
How accurate was the on site description of the product? This product is 27 inches wide (not sure why it's listed as 21 inches in diameter because the width is more accurate in determining its size for a room).
Nice heavyweight chandelier, crystals are actual glass. Finish is flat black.
Beware: the chain is only about a foot long, the wire itself is not much longer (perhaps 2 feet).
I bought this for my basement so the cord length won't be an issue for me, but this could be a dealbreaker for someone decorating a higher ceiling...
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Description states finish: iron. It is in fact flat black.
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Very good for the price
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Aside from color, acurate
Gorgeous chandelier. Highly recommend it! It went up super-easy. Takes some time to hook all the crystals on but totally worth the effort. If you're a stickler on finishes, take note that the clips that hold all the crystals on are brass.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? The candle sticks are much darker brown than they appear in the picture. Also, the brackets that hook the crystals to the metal are brass.
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Great quality! Much nicer than expected. Great chandelier for the money.
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Very accurate.
I was hesitant that the fixture would not look as nice in person as it does in the picture, but it is extremely attractive and an excellent value. Looks like the highend chandeliers found in specialty lighting stores. Crystals are beautiful and carved like high end fixtures. Overall appearance is stunning.
I love the light. I am a single mom with really no experience in this area. I was able to put it together, wire it and hang it. My daughter loves it and we now have rainbow reflections in the morning from the lovely crystals.
The final beauty and cost makes this worthwhile -- but one must completely assemble every aspect of the chandelier -- it comes in pieces in plastic wrap and the assembly directions are written so TINY -- it cannot be more than a 4 pt. font. I referred to the picture to try and figure it out. Good luck!
We were going for a rustic feel in our dining room. We have a farm style table with uplostered chairs. This chandilier was the PERFECT accent to complete the look. We have 9 foot ceilings and an off center ceiling mount, so we had to buy more chain and cord. But thats just a minor detail! I wish i could include a picture! Yes it took a little while to get all the crystals on.. maybe 1 hour for the whole light installation.
As other reviews state, the instructions are useless, so it took a few hours putting it together. All the pieces were included and the quality is great compared to how much it cost. Worth the extra effort putting it together. Shines like a beauty! I painted the candlesticks to match my walls. The original color is orange yellow. Bottom line, great price for a great light, just expect to sit awhile getting it assembled.
The directions were terrible and the writing on the outside of the crystal tissue was illegible , the candles looked very cheap and I had one arrive broken, we are going to see if we can replace them with something that does not look so cheap. I am glad the crystals are actual glass and not plastic. The connections were very flimsy and the crystals kept falling off, you have to be very careful to push the ends in very tight so they don't fall off. Once you finish putting it together, which takes awhile, it does look beautiful, just like the picts.
Hello ladyfaira1, you can put a dimmer switch on any main light fixture, Just make sure the bulbs you buy are dimmable, which is not always the case with the new energy efficient bulbs. These take 40 watt candelabra bulbs, but you should be able to find dimmable in LED bulb as well as incandescent. Thank you for shopping with us.overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 27, 2014
I have assembled the light but all the bulbs screw in crooked. I've tried everything but I cant seem to straighten them out.cat1610 on Apr 22, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hi cat1610, We would love it if you could give our customer care department a call at your convenience. 1-800-The-BIG-O (843-2446) -Miranda G.overstockcustomercare2 on May 6, 2014
How long is the chain and cord? I have vaulted ceilings and need around 4ft of chain and cord.jjrmed on Mar 29, 2014Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for contacting us jjrmed. This comes with 18 inches chain and wire. Please let us know if you have any further questions.
overstockcustomercare1 on Mar 31, 2014
How do I connect the wires from the lamp arms to the wires in the base? Do I connect all of the black and white together? What about the bare wire with the loop, does the loop go around the bottom of the pole?stayathomemomnj on Oct 25, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for your purchase of the Regent 5-light Iron Chandelier. At the bottom of the product page we have a note for our customers safety that says to have this light fixture installed by a professional so that there are not any problems when it is installed resulting in injury or property damage. Thank you for shopping with us. overstockcustomercare1 on Oct 31, 2013
Is this chandelier CSA approved? I don't want to buy this thing and put it in my house and then find out I cant get insured because its a fire hazard.ludacalder on Sep 25, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello ludacalder, these are not CSA approved. Thank you for shopping with us. overstockcustomercare1 on Sep 30, 2013
How in the world do you put this together? The instructions are so confusing...gonezo1 on Apr 4, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello gonezo1....We will have our Customer Care Department contact you to see if they can assist you. Thank you for your inquiry.overstockcustomercare1 on Apr 8, 2013
I am just going to look at the picture. I have not tried to put it together yet.dillonc on Jun 3, 2013
My husband is great at assembling anything and this was a little challenging for him. We decided to design it ourselves sans directions and it turned out great. looks beautifulangelina96 on Jun 25, 2013
Is there any kind of cap/metal cover at the ceiling? What is at the top covering wires, etc.?lynne717 on Jan 18, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you for your interest. Yes, there is a cap covering wires. This is a finished product. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions.
overstockcustomercare1 on Jan 21, 2013
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