Lighten Up Your Living Room with Chic Floor Lamp

Weave in a floor lamp to provide task or mood lighting you need in a living space and lend a sense of character to the space. Floor lamps are great because they don’t take up much room and can reach over your sofa to help the living area feel more like its own zone. There is an enormous variety of floor lamps to choose from. There are no hard and fast rules when it comes to choosing a floor lamp. There are suggestions, but in the end, it all comes down to what works best for your personal style.

1. Tripod Task Floor Lamp

Tripod Task Floor Lamp(image credit: houzz.com)

A task floor lamp comes with a tripod base. The architectural lines of the tripod floor lamp have become a staple decor in a living room in recent years. This floor lamp punctuates the living area and complements the wallpaper and upholstered chair that are in the same pastel hue.


2. Light Bulb Floor Lamp

Light Bulb Floor Lamp(image credit: houzz.com)

This floor lamp featuring a light bulb lends industrial appeal to the space. It also features a tray in the middle that functions as a side table. It’s perfect for providing task lighting in the reading nook.


3. Double-Arm Floor Lamp

Double-Arm Floor Lamp

Double-Arm Floor Lamp

“This lamp has clean industrial design harking back to Europe in the 1930s. It’s also very versatile, owing to its adjustable booms, making it perfect for task lighting, or for two readers in comfy chairs.”

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4. Warehouse Light Floor Lamp

Warehouse Light Floor Lamp

“Inspired by vintage warehouse lights from the late 19th century, the Carson Floor Lamp adds industrial appeal to spaces both large and small. Featuring a telescoping arm with an industrial cross handle and flexible joint at the shade, it’s easy to adjust both the height and angle to get the light right where you need it. A weighted base with felt underneath prevents scratching your floors, plus you can choose from a variety of vibrant shade colors to suit your space.”

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5. 3-Arm Floor Lamp

3-Arm Floor Lamp

“Cypress 3-Arm Floor Lamp offers a luxurious take on Northwest Modern design. Geometric lines mix with elegant materials, while articulating shades make it easy to direct light. Perforated diffusers at the top of each shade create a soft glow above, complete with bright, targeted light below.”

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6. Globe Floor Lamp

Globe Floor Lamp(image credit: rejuvenation.com)

This floor light combines modern lines with unparalleled texture and shine. It’s perfect for ambient light in living rooms, bedrooms, and reading nooks. Complete your living space or create a reading nook with this timeless design.


7. Stem Floor Lamp

Stem Floor Lamp

“Get caught up in classic beauty with the Stem Floor Lamp. Inspired by the droop of a flower’s stem, this unique lamp combines a polished marble base with a bent tubing design to create a lighting look that functions perfectly in working spaces at home and afar.”

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8. Arc Floor Lamp

Arc Floor Lamp(image credit: houzz.com)

Add interest to your contemporary living room by introducing chrome through furniture and accessories like the floor lamp here that has the finish of gleaming chrome plating. This silver orb makes a statement in the space and it’s excellent for directing atmospheric pools of light over the area. An arc floor lamp is the best alternative to the ceiling light fixture in a living room, especially one with low ceiling height, because it directs more of the light over the area instead of having it pool in the corner.


9. Tripod Floor Lamp

Tripod Floor Lamp

“Finally, there is room for lighting and storage at the end of the sofa without a cluttered side table. This tripod lamp features an updated classic style and a built-in tray that’s the perfect place to drop the remote or a pair of reading glasses.”

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10. Photographer’s Tripod Floor Lamp

Photographer's Tripod Floor Lamp

Photographer's Tripod Floor Lamp

“Add instant drama with the Photographer’s Tripod Floor Lamp, inspired by the golden age of cinema, when studio lights were designed to create a quality of light that simultaneously softened and highlighted actors’ expressions.”

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