Mini Pendants For Your Home. Mini pendants are single ceiling hung light fixtures usually less than 8 inches in diameter or 10 inches in height and suspended from a stem or cable. Mini pendants are a wonderful way to include focused lighting to kitchens, dining rooms and living areas while simultaneously adding attractive style and design. Mini pendants come in many styles and colors and are quite versatile. They are often hung in a linear row with three or more lights and are regularly used over kitchen island counters. Dont be afraid to use them in bedrooms, offices, or any other area of the house. Mini pendants are often a preferred lighting in modern homes.