Lighting Ideas: 12 Stylish Lamps for Your Home

Lighting is one of the easiest ways to update a room, whether you're adding a petite desk lamp or a floor lamp to brighten the entire space. Check out these stylish lighting ideas.
By: Charity Curley Mathews

©Haley Table Lamp, Crate & Barrel

©Golden Coral Table Lamp, Overstock.com

©Pulley Task Floor Lamp, Pottery Barn

©Abalone Shell Table Lamp, Organize.com

©Chalkboard Wall Sconce, Pottery Barn Kids

©Owl Table Lamp (White), West Elm

©Stacked Twigs Table Lamp, Horchow

©Light Green Ceramic Table Lamp, Overstock.com

©Paramount Table Lamp, CB2

©Icicle Floor Lamp (Silver Chrome), Home Decorators Collection

©Pleated-Shade Floor Lamp, West Elm

©Knubbig Table Lamp, Ikea

Silver and Bright

With classic lines and modern appeal, this shimmering silver desk lamp brings in just the right amount of chic shine.

Under the Sea

Add sea-inspired elegance to your home with this golden coral table lamp. The sleek black lampshade adds modern flair and a touch of drama against the coral and crystal base.

Antique Inspiration

Early 20th-century industrial design was the inspiration for this modern-day pulley lamp. The vintage flair will surely ignite your inner creativity.

Shimmering Chic

Bring Mother Nature right indoors with this abalone shell-base lamp. The glimmering base can shine alone in a soft, neutral palette or add an extra glimmer among an array of colors.

Study Light

Conserve desk space and inspire creativity with this kids' chalkboard wall sconce. Kids can use the chalkboard for reminders, messages and drawings, plus the illuminating sconce provides enough light to do homework and crafts.

Naturally Sweet

Spice up your living room with a trendy owl lamp. This wide-eyed creature will add just the right amount of whimsy and buoyancy to your space.

Stacking Sticks

For a modern-meets-rustic look, this stacked twigs table lamp is the perfect accent. Made from eucalyptus twigs, the accessory is a nice cross between contemporary art and organic display.

Go Green

Add a sweet splash of color to any room with this vibrant green lamp. The unique floral pattern on the sunny lime lampshade serves as a refreshing color combination with the crackled green base.

Make It Mod

Looking for high style at an affordable price? Look no further than this modern cylinder table lamp. Just tap the nickel base to turn the light on or off for ultra-easy living.

Winter Ice

This icicle floor lamp features a sleek, simple base for ultra-modern appeal. Tubular chrome arms work together to provide a soft lighting effect ideal for soothing color palettes in contemporary spaces.

Classic Style

For a powerful floor lamp that's positively chic, this pleated light works wonders. The timeless elegance and contemporary style are the perfect accompaniment to your favorite seating area or reading nook.

Flower Power

This flower-covered table lamp is an effortless way to add background light in style. With a variety of colors to choose from, you can find the hue that best represents your design scheme.