Tripod Lamps

A floor lamp isn’t just something to fill an empty corner it ought to be the focal point of the room, providing comfortable lighting too.

A classic is the Tripod Lamp, industrial in style and functional in use. Traditionally, a tripod lamp features a height-adjustable frame and you’ll find many such examples. There are also lamps where the design is more contemporary but with hints of the original in evidence. Here are a few examples of what we’re talking about…

Walnut frame tripod lamp with natural lamp shade
Herschel Tripod Floor Lamp
W47 × D47 × H153 cm
£150 from johnlewis
Classic-style tripod lamp with tapered shade
Jacques Tripod Floor Lamp
Another height-adjustable option with chrome fittings and a tapered lamp, available in grey or brown.
W48 × D48 × H146 cm
£150 from
Marine-style lamp on a tripod base
Jules Wood Marine Head Floor Lamp
This striking design feature a marine-style lamp head finished in chrome or brass, mounted on a sturdy tripod frame.
W65 × D55 × H158 cm
£225 from
Designer tripod floor lamp
Tom Raffield Skipper Floor Lamp
A designer option with decorative timber loops mounted on an oak or walnut base with a brass light fitting. Quite a head-turner!
W62 × D62 × H152 cm
£495 from
Oak floor lamp with hourglass-shaped frame
Hourglass Floor Lamp, Oak
Features a carved oak frame with an hourglass-shaped silhouette.
W47 × D47 × H160 cm
£375 from
See Also
Metal floor lamp
Baldwin Lighting
Triple brass floor lamp
Shelby Floor Lamp