Bakery Lighting Ideas in 2023

bakery lighting ideas at Chestnut Bakery

January 04, 2023

Are you designing your own bakery in 2023? One of the most important elements for the interior design is making sure all the tasty artisan breads, cupcakes and pastries have the best lighting to attract customers and make it a cosy space to relax and enjoy coffee & cake. Here we offer you bakery lighting ideas that will make you stand out from the crowd, add bags of character as well as provide the practical amount of illumination you'll need to entice your customers to relax and treat themselves to a Mille Feuille! 

The Chestnut Bakery in Belgravia London serves decadent pastries and wholesome sourdoughs in a rustic style interior. Vintage industrial rusted ceiling lighting by Loomlight adds warmth, texture and character alongside simple wooden furniture. 

chestnut bakery lighting

Chestnut Bakery Lighting

The rusted finish is achieved using a powder coat of iron or copper which is then oxidised to create the rust or verdigris finish. It's a bespoke process applied by hand and as such each light fixture will be unique. This process can be applied to any of our vintage industrial lighting.

 Verdigris Rust Ceiling Light by VEB, £395

vintage industrial rusted ceiling light as a bakery lighting idea

Rusted Industrial Ceiling Light by VEB, £395

Rusted industrial style bakery ceiling lighting idea

The Marks & Spencer bakery uses industrial style cage lights in white to add character to their bakery section. We have a range of cage lights for wall and ceiling which are all reclaimed, restored and ready to be used in modern interiors. Browse our range of cage lighting.

industrial style bakery lighting ideas

Vintage White Industrial Ceiling Pendant by Killark, £365. This authentic industrial ceiling light will be sure to add real character to any interior. It can't be found on the high street, so if you're looking for something unique buying vintage or reclaimed is a great way of designing your interior. 

white enamel cage ceiling pendant as idea for bakery lighting

The Pump Street bakery is set within a 15th century building making the interior very quaint. With low ceilings they have cleverly used the wall space to add bulkhead wall lights which not only remains in keeping with the style of the building but also creates a practical space for customers to browse and enjoy the beautiful breads and chocolate on offer by the father / daughter team that run the bakery.  Read all about this beautiful bakery in Suffolk here.

A vintage industrial bulkhead wall light for bakery lighting ideas

The Vintage Oval Bulkhead Wall Light, £208 has a decorative prismatic glass cover which softens the light output, making it the perfect wall light to mount at any height. These bulkheads are compatible with LED light bulbs. 

vintage industrial oval bulkhead wall light for bakery lighting idea

If your bakery has exposed ducts and concrete walls or exposed bricks, build on this industrial theme and add strip lighting which is eponymous with industrial environments.

bakery lighting ideas using strip lighting

The 4ft Aluminium Flameproof LED Strip Light by Aqua Signal, £905 is a large and very cool strip light however if you prefer something smaller, browse our entire range of strip lighting where you will find twin tube strip lights and strip lighting that can be wall mounted with decorative Edison filament LED tubes which becomes a stunning feature light.

vintage industrial strip lighting for bakery lighting idea

The Hotel Praktik Bakery in Barcelona is the first hotel / bakery in Spain. The use of exposed black metalwork and brickwork with the large black industrial pendants creates a modern industrial bakery interior which carries through the hotel. 

Large industrial style ceiling pendant lights for a bakery lighting idea

One of our largest vintage industrial pendants is the Extra Large Stainless Steel Vintage Searchlight, £999 which is a fantastic feature light to draw attention and create a talking point. We are able to powder coat our light fittings any colour to suit your interior. 

Extra Large Ceiling Pendant light for bakery lighting idea

Here at Loomlight, we are lighting specialists that work on both commercial and private projects with our customers. For advice on lighting for your project or bespoke requests please get in touch with us for a chat. We ship internationally.

You can browse our entire range of lighting here.