The main light fixture should offer plenty of light. This is usually an overhead fixture, though some designers are moving away from this traditional solution. In addition to being the primary light source, this fixture should add aesthetic appeal to the room because it will probably be a focal point. According to your room decor and taste, but let it be something inherently decorative, choose something inviting, bold, or creative. Homeowners enjoy installing chandeliers or pendant and hanging fixtures from the sitting and living room for this reason.