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.
It was hard to assemble (the crystals) and the instructions were very poor. I love the chandelier, but it is much heavier and bigger than it appears in the photo. I have it in my bedroom and it's probably too big for that space. Beautiful, though.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Yes
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Very high quality - looks MUCH more expensive than it was
How accurate was the on site description of the product? More intricate than in picture
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.
Very nice chandelier and it's perfect. Don't be intimidated by the hundreds of pieces it comes in to put together. Any good electrician can put it together in under an hour.
Looks very nice.
Crystals are of good quality too.
Chandelier is beautiful!! It came packaged well and there were instructions included for hanging the crystals. It does take some time to hang the crystals, but sooo worth it! The crystals are gorgeous. I did spray paint the light covers ivory, because they are an ugly orangish/yellow color. I will just walk through the dining room just to look at the chandelier. Love it!
This chandelier will arrive in many pieces and requires total assembly - even the frame. When you get the box and open it - it will look like $XX worth of junk, but when you put it together, it is quite lovely, very French looking, so be patient for the end result, it's worth it. I did spray paint the candle sleeves - they were an ugly orange color - so I spray painted them white and it made a huge different. I was also missing crystals, but Customer Service was very good about getting them sent to me. The directions are a little incoherent, but it comes together.
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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