When looking for ceiling lights – close to ceiling lighting fixtures for the dining room, keep in mind that the dining table is by far the most important part of the room. Therefore, it needs to become the focal point. Other than that, any other part of the room can benefit from indirect lights. Indirect lights are flattering, but they also provide a relaxing atmosphere. Table lamps here and there might be quite subtle, yet it depends on how large the dining room is. You obviously do not want to overcrowd it with all kinds of small details that look like a kitsch.