Designed in 1968 by Italian architect and designer Roberto Menghi, the Globo di Luce Pendant ($1,395) is as captivating as it was 40 years ago. Unfortunately, its price tag is out of this world (for most). Luckily, we found an affordable option by Tom Dixon, which sells for half the price of the original at $425. Yes, this copper shade is still a splurge, but its timeless style justifies the price.
If You Favor Midcentury Decor . . .