A Decorative Lamp sometimes called a drop or suspender is a lone light fixture that hangs from the ceiling usually suspended by a cord, chain, or metal rod. Pendant lights are often used in multiples, hung in a straight line over kitchen countertops and dinette sets or sometimes in bathrooms. Decorative Lamp lights, sometimes called suspender or drop fixtures, are single, standalone lighting accessories that generally hang from your ceiling while suspended from a cord or chain. Light up your backyard, patio, porch or deck with stylish string lights in a variety of lengths and bulb colors, shapes and sizes.