11 Statement Table Lamps for Your Home

11 Statement Table Lamps for Your Home

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Table lamps serve a practical purpose, and are essential to any lighting scheme – but they should also look fabulous while shining their light.

Time to raise your lighting game with statement lamps that are functional and fun. Here are 11 lights that will look good in any space.

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The Sculptural Baobab Lamp

Function meets art with this lamp, which was designed by the talented Maria Magdalena Atelier, and created by Palmy Living in collaboration with ceramic artist Corinne de Haas.


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Blowtorch Lamp

This sculptural, hand-thrown terracotta lamp from Dokter + Misses has roots in industrial tools. It makes a fun addition to any bedroom or office.


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The Paradise Light

Arrange Studio took inspiration from the Birds of Paradise and the many colours found in nature when creating this dreamy light. Each light is made with a golden colour on the inside of the top shade to emit a golden glow when turned on. Magical!

152 Desk Lamp

The Dokter + Misses 152 desk lamp packs alot of punch into a stripped-down design


VISI X Mash.T X Simply Colour Pac-Man Light

For something sleek, and both modern and retro, the limited edition Pac-Man is just the ticket. Available in three colourways via the VISI Shop.


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Creative-Cables Taché is inspired by one of the most beloved objects of the design world: the paper clip.


Hightower Lamp

Using raffia for both base and shade, the Hightower lamp from Studio19 is a textural feast.


Gubi’s 5321 lamp

Gubi’s 5321 lamp (available at Crema), originally designed in 1941 by Paavo Tynell, is the epitome of vintage romance and femininity


Moby Table Light

Injecting a bold dose of metallic magic, Weylandt’s Moby light’s multi-spoke design will provide the X-factor your space needs.


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Geometric Table Lamp

Pedersen + Lennard have made the perfect bedside or occasional lamp. It has a simple and functional design which fits in well to any home decor style.


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Law and Disorder Lamp

This lamp from OKHA is made using mirror-polished stainless steel sheets. Three equally proportioned trapezoid shapes connect to form the lamp base, which in turn connects the equilateral triangle to the shade.


Looking for more local buys? Here’s our definitive list of statement planters for your home.