Lamps can be used in any space and serve both a practical
and decorative purpose. These fundamental accessories can be used to illuminate
task-driven activities, such as a reading lamp or desk lamp. In many homes and
offices today however, lamps are considered a decorative accessory. Size, shape
and style are all taken into account when selecting the perfect lamp for your
living room, bedroom or office. Lamps can be thought of as “the jewelry of a
room”. It’s important that you select a piece that complements the rest of the
space. When deciding on a lamp for a particular area, it’s essential to
consider the style you’re trying to achieve. Is it contemporary? Traditional?
Lamps can be used to add balance to other pieces within the
room or add a pop of color or character to an otherwise neutral color palette.
Lamp shapes can also be swapped out to achieve just the right look for your own
personal preferences. Lamp style options are literally endless with the ability
to combine different colors, materials and textures. While this means infinite
possibilities for your design scheme, the sheer abundance of options may also
feel overwhelming for some.
your look is more modern, consider lamps with clean lines and geometric shapes
in glass, wood, concrete and metallic materials. Traditional homes tend to pair
best with ceramic glass or crystal table lamps in the shape of decorative
vases, jars or bottles. There are a number of fun and creative options for the
eclectic home, with lamps made from unconventional materials like driftwood,
coral, bamboo, vintage gears and much more