This makes an ideal canvas for the black lampshade which offers lovely visual and even textural contrast. Black lamps shades work well with pendant lights floor lamps table lamps and even chandeliers. Bringing in balance and diversity the black lampshade adds a dark tone without disturbing the existing style or theme in any manner.
The precious style of lighting house Catellani and Smith shines fully through this beautiful pendant lamp very suited for a dining table. The organic cowrie-inspired shaped is simplified and refined covered in gold or silver colored plating.
The Arco floor lamp has survived over 5 decades of evolving design and interior décor trends. It is a tribute to the innovative foresight of Castiglioni brothers that it has cemented its place as a modern décor icon.
Floor lamps work well both indoors and outdoors and with growing number of residences opting for lavish patio and deck spaces and open living plans they are often the ideal lighting choices. Ergonomic stylish and practical they do seem like a ‘must have’ for every modern home.
Many of us might also want to create a simple and smart guest room or additional bedroom without all the frills of an elaborate side table and a pair of exquisite table lamps. This is where the sconces and pendant lights swing in as a glittering hope to those looking for equally stylish alternatives.
From the straight lines to the curve… The featured lamps below are mesmerizing thanks to their curved construction. Like this classic Arco Floor Lamp designed in 1962 by Achille Castiglioni and his brother Pier Giacomo. Available at Design Within Reach the piece has a swiveling shade that extends eight feet illuminating whatever rests beneath it.