Statement lamps for Grand Designs houses
statement wooden floor lamp with steam bent wooden decorative lampshade

10 statement lamps to brighten your space

Soften your interiors with ambient floor, table and bedside lighting

By Jason Podesta |

An easy way to give your room an update is to invest in one or two statement lamps. A table lamp is a practical and decorative feature that adds interest to any space. Placing a floor lamp next to the sofa or an armchair provides sufficient light to read by and creates a new focal point for the room.

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1. Hare lamp

This quirky hare lamp from Graham & Green is made from a white resin base from Graham and Green is 76cm in height. The lampshade is included and built with a harp fitting which keeps the bulb secure. Available from for £135.

statement table lamp with a base in the shape of a hare, ears sticking out of the top of a white lampshape

Photo: Graham & Green

2. Monochrome porcelain lamp

This black, gold and monochrome porcelain lamp from Rockett St George makes a statement on a sideboard. It has a palatial design and is topped with a black lampshade that has a gold interior which creates a warm glow. It measures 72cm in height and is available from for £295.

Palazzo table lamp with black lampshade

Palazzo table lamp with black lampshade

3. Rope-base lamp

This Lina table lamp from Dunelm features a white-washed rope knotted into a ball to create a unique lamp base. Supplied with a natural, faux-linen fabric shade, this lamp has a useful in-line switch and would be a terrific addition to a range of interiors. Available from for £35.

nautical style lamp with rope-knot base and white linen shade

Photo: Dunelm

4. Sculpture marble piece

This sculptural lamp from Soho Home is carved and has three marble panels with natural variations to create a unique base. Topped with a lined natural linen shade, the Darcy table lamp is complete with antique brass accents. Available from for £495.

statement lamps: two-tone marble hallway lamp in white and burgundy

Photo: Soho House

5. Giraffe lamp

This Giraffe lamp from the French Bedroom Company makes the ideal statement table light for any room in your home. The colour combination of deep green velvet shade and black giraffe base coordinates with metallic and mid-browns too. £70 from

Giraffe lamp base with small green lampshade and giraffe's head sticking out of the top

Photo: French Bedroom Company

6. Artisan lamp

Handmade by artisans in Portugal, each of these glass lamps from Oliver Bonas is unique. This one has a round base with yellow stripe design. It’s finished with a white shade and a yellow cord. Available from at £198.

lamp with glass base with yellow and white stripes with white lampshade

Photo: Oliver Bonas

7. Chinese-style lamp

This ginger jar-shaped statement lamp base from OKA is hand-painted with traditional Chinese warrior scenes. Ideal for a table or desk, a 40-45cm diameter shade is recommended for use with this lamp. £275 from

table lamp with Chinese-style pattern in blue and white

Photo: OKA

8. Sleek addition

With its slim, understated profile, the Junction floor statement lamp from Heal’s makes a versatile and stylish feature light for sleek, modern interior design schemes. Priced £219 from

Heals modern minimalist floor lamp in silver with large exposed bulb

Photo: Heals

9. Tripod floor lamp

The stunning Malika Cane tripod floor lamp from Dunelm features a natural coloured shade weaved in raffia and cane material and a black trim for a detailed finish. It comes complete with a black metal tripod base for a stylish appearance. £89 from

tripod floor lamp with black legs and rattan-effect lampshade in a white room

Photo: Dunelm

10. Statement floor lamp

This Skipper floor lamp from John Lewis is a striking statement lamp. Hand-crafted in Cornwall with Scandinavian-design influences, it’s sculpted, natural profile is crafted from solid wood with a brass bulb holder. £495 at

statement floor lamp with curly wood strips detail in a contemporary setting

Photo: John Lewis and Partners