Dramatic Desk Lamps
Inject some style and drama into your office with one of these hot new lamps
If you’re feeling confused in your search for a new desk lamp, not quite sure whether you want something striking or beautiful, quirky or even canine, this list of lamps will shed some light on the issue.
This bold – and bright – tripod lamp is sure to lend a sense of drama to your office. It looks as though it has been plucked directly from a film studio. Lightweight and very stylish, it’s perfect for those who are working on something intricate.
Buy yours for £80 on the habitat website
Sure to get people talking, this designer lamp gives a warm light that reflects off of its sleek acrylic body, which comes in a range of colours. The lamp is also available in oak or basalt stone, to fit perfectly into your sensually designed work space.
Available at Nest for £172
The head of this slinky clip light contains 18 LEDs, so it can pack a punch. It’s available in black and white, and the fully flexible neck allows you to alter the direction and focus of light.
Get hold of one for £30 on the John Lewis website
Like something that’s been ripped off of a fancy sports car and stuck on a pole as a trophy, this lamp is undeniably eye-catching. It’s sleek design was achieved by the Spanish lighting expert, Santiago Sevillano Sebastia, who, in his efforts to make a lamp, has incidentally also created a piece of artwork. What’s more, it’s practical; the direction of light can easily be adjusted by using it’s telescopic shade.
To get your slice of Santiago’s design genius for £275, visit the Selfridges website
BULL TERRIER DOG
Alright, strictly speaking, this isn’t a desk lamp, but the attractive little chap deserved a place on this list. This lamp will not only give off a heavy dose of British bulldog spirit but also a natural, warm light. This pup’s thermoplastic physique is durable and long-lasting, ensuring he’ll stick with you – just as man’s best friend should!
Pick up a glowing pooch for £75 on the lightartwebsite
These spherical globules of light are made with diffused glass and can be bought in four different sizes. Their simple design will be sure to lend your room a contemporary, even zen vibe. And the dimmer switch function on them allows you to adjust the light level to suit the mood.
Available for £104 at designer-lights.com
With its slim, articulated body, this lamp should be called ‘The Snake Charmer’. It can be bought in a variety of colours and the LEDs give off a warm, white light. This lamp is affordable and adaptable, fitting any room you choose to put it in.
Order yours for just £9.99 from the IKEA website