Our Favorite Living Room Lamps + Where to Buy Them

Whether you are looking for a floor lamp that casts lots of light or a smaller lamp to give your space better ambiance, we have sourced the best lighting for your living room needs.

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December 02, 2020

Between working from home, enjoying a meal with a movie and stretching out on the sofa with a good book, we spend a lot of our time in the living room these days. That said, what better time to invest in new living room lighting than right now? Follow our lead and refresh your living space with our top 10 favorite living room lamps. Find your fit and shop it in the link below.


Dial up the contrast in your farmhouse living room with this modern table lamp. The striking design features a matte black metal base with slatted details and a bright white shade. Style your lamp on an end table with a stack of coffee table books, a miniature potted plant and slate coasters for a well-rounded vignette.

$187 - $271.15 (Originally $220 - $319)
Ballard Designs

Rustic lodges, country escapes and traditional East Coast homes can all benefit from this oversized and effortlessly elegant ceramic table lamp. The sizable urn base sports a weathered, earthen taupe finish. The base is rich with texture and infuses a charming, lived-in look into even the most immaculate family rooms. Pair the head turning base with your choice of a conical or empire fabric shade to best suit the vision for your space.


Gilt and gorgeous, this classic table lamp makes for a failproof addition to any traditional, transitional or contemporary style living room. Its svelte gold body and stacked square base are easy to style as a pair on a buffet or solo on a side table. The dreamy design measures 31.5” tall and comes complete with an ivory cotton drum shade.


Shine light on your living room sofa and accent chair with this brass tripod floor lamp. The minimal, freestanding design washes more of your living space with light throughout the night than a traditional table lamp. Even better? The brass legs are sleek and streamlined, so it will not overpower your design. Shop it for your modern, contemporary or traditional living room and thank us later.

$423.36 $220
On Sale!

These chinoiserie table lamps are a classic look that are sure to complement your design. The lamps' bases feature a traditional, blue and white floral motif and brass hardware details. Streamlined white drum shades crown the base with clean contrast and give the fixture an updated appeal. Display the posy-clad pair on a lacquered sofa table or on either side of your skirted sofa.

$99.99 (Set of 2)

Illuminate your cozy cottage or rustic farmhouse den with this textured table lamp set. The distressed lamps feature a striking weathered base and a natural linen drum shade fitting for any country style interior. Style the set on an antique sofa table or a reclaimed wood buffet, surrounded by vintage books and earthy accessories.

$209 - $229
Pottery Barn

Timeless design meets versatile finishes with the Murano table lamp. This handblown glass and metal table lamp comes in a bronze or zinc finish and makes a striding addition to transitional living rooms and farmhouse dens alike. Each lamp features a rippled glass body with metal band details and a crisp white drum shade.

$337 $155
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These glass gourd table lamps promise to shine in any neutral living room design. The sleek duo features chrome hardware details, snowy-white shades and a dimensional, crackled finish.


This Greek key table lamp set combines a head turning silhouette with an eye-catching finish. The striking, geometric set is equally fit for transitional dens and glamorous Hollywood Regency living room designs. Each lamp sports a white, rectangular shade and the set shines in vibrant and neutral interiors alike.

$183 (Set of 2) $130
On Sale!

Show off your design chops with this funky midcentury-inspired table lamp set. The statement-making pair features a distinctive vase style base and elongated fabric shades. The lamps sport a glossy bronze finish fitting for midcentury color palettes of teal and orange or subdued neutral spaces popular today. Style them on a single table to create a focal point in your family room or position them on either side of your sofa for easy reading and ambiance.

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