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Kichler New Traditions Floor Lamp With Copper / Bronze Tray

The Kichler New Traditions Floor Lamp with copper and bronze tray is one of the more popular lamps available in stores today. It is a solid floor lamp that is manufactured by Access Lighting and is available for around $298.00.

Lamp Specifications

Lamp Dimensions : 60” High x 16” Wide
Baseplate Dimensions : 11” in Diameter
Shade Dimensions : 9” x 6” x 11”
No. Bulbs Required : 1
Max. Wattage : 150 watt
Weight : 39 lbs
Switch : 3-Way Rotary Switch
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This is an attractive looking floor lamp that stands 60” tall with the added feature of a tray at table top height. The lamp shade is a modified bell shade with a double fold top and bottom. It is a lamp that gives the appearance of a classic lamp but with features such as the copper/bronze base finish that give it a more contemporary look.

As well as the hues of the metal base and stand the accent pieces at the neck and the base of the lamp add to the appeal.

The 150 watt bulb ensures that the light produced by the lamp is appropriately ambient for a large room and the 3-way turn switch means that it will be easy to operate.

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Ott-Lite Floor Lamps

The creation of good quality task lighting is an important factor for many people who do close work such as sewing, quilting, doing calligraphy or reading. There are a number of different types of floor lamps that may be used to get this quality of light and one of the very good lamps available is the Ott-Lite Floor Lamp.

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This lamp is a type of gooseneck floor lamp that is designed with a weighted base under a sturdy frame topped by the gooseneck to give you directed light in whatever position it is required. For those who are working at a table and require every square inch for their work, this type of floor lamp is ideal because it can be placed next to the table leaving the tabletop clear. With the light directed from either over the shoulder or from the front as required you can be sure of getting strong light at any angle.

An important aspect to using this type of floor lamp is that it won’t strain the eyes through being overly bright. You should be able to use the light for extended periods at a time without coming away with a headache from the glare.

The light produced from the Ott-Lite floor lamp comes from an 18-watt fluorescent tube that is energy efficient. A model available is the Ott-Lite True Color floor lamp that is fitted with an Ott-Lite True Color fluorescent tube. This tube produces a clear white light that is almost as even as natural light. For performing close task work this light is ideal ensuring you can see exactly what you are doing without any distracting shadows.

The Ott-Lite floor lamp is definitely the kind of lamp you should be buying if you are serious about getting quality lighting for close work. The look is clean and modern with a vaguely retro feel about the gooseneck style.

Tripod Floor Lamps

Some of the most distinguished and interesting looking floor lamps have come from the Eames Era collection out of the retro period. Tripod floor lamps are particularly distinctive and provide a signficant look for any room.

There is a vast range of tripod floor lamps available that will display your creativity and eclectic style. It is immediately apparent that the style you are going for is tending towards the funky with a base that is very reminiscent of a camera tripod. Pair that with a retro-style drum lamp shade and you have a lamp that will dominate the room.

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Select a tripod floor lamp from the selection above in order to find out more information.

The majority of tripod floor lamps will be made with metal legs but you will find that this won’t limit the variety in styles or colors. Look for tripod legs that have been crafted with special features such as twists, etched and engraved faces and other imaginative designs.

The legs comprise the largest part of the lamp and so it is important that this part blends in with the rest of the room. A lamp with chrome or stainless steel legs will come across as having a more modern appearance.

As with any other lamp the lamp shade will give you the chance to exercise your decorative creativity. You can go with a traditional or retro design in a fabric drum shade or something more contemporary might be your preferred option. By shopping around or browsing thoroughly you will be sure to come up with something that will fit in nicely with your design aesthetic.

There are many tripod floor lamps for sale on this page and even if you can't see the exact type you're after you can scroll through the subsequent pages to find more that might be more to your liking.

Some of the specific lamps to look out for inlude the Triconi tripod floor lamp, the retro looking Fangio Lighting tripod floor lamp and the satin steel finish of the Grandrich tripod floor lamp. A very stylish looking type is a director's tripod floor lamp which features a very high apex of the base that meets directly underneath the lamp shade. A good director's tripod floor lamp is ideally a sleek black color and this type of lamp will add elegance to the room for a price tag that is well under $300.

In stark contrast to the director's lamp, the studio tripod floor lamp features a base where the three legs come to an apex relatively low to the ground. The tripod floor lamp base is adjustable in height and can be collapsed for easy manoeuvrability.

Depending on the underlying theme of the room into which it is going to be positioned you might choose to buy a wooden tripod floor lamp as opposed to one with a metal base. The wood base will stand out in contrast to the lamp shade and provides a very attractive accent when placed with a drum shade.

All of these different types of tripod floor lamps are available in a variety of sizes, heights and lamp shades giving you a tremendous opportunity to create something special with a piece of furniture that can sometimes be overlooked.

Gooseneck Floor Lamps

For extreme functionality as well as a lamp that will look the part in most modern rooms, a gooseneck floor lamp will be a handy acquisition. This is the type of lamp that can sit out of the way in the corner of the room yet, because of the long reach afforded by the gooseneck design, will be able to be used as task lighting in a wide arc.

The gooseneck floor lamp was a common site in the mid-20th century as the retro era developed and the experimentation with style began.

Take a look at the selection of gooseneck floor lamps that are available to buy below.

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When you go out to buy a gooseneck floor lamp make sure that the one you are considering has a solid and serviceable base. Try it out by extending the neck out at 90 degrees to the vertical to ensure that it doesn’t become unstable and be prone to tipping over. In most cases this won’t be a problem with weights or a wide foot setting anchoring the lamp.

This kind of lamp is commonly seen in a doctor’s surgery or other medical professions because the lamp can be adjusted to bend in any direction around the 360 degree circle. It’s a durable lamp that will also provide a strong directed light and many of the lamps are made from modern looking materials such as brushed nickel or chrome. For a more striking appearance you can look for a black polished metal base rather than the natural polished steel look.

The range of gooseneck floor lamps displayed above on this page is only a small example of the outstanding looking lamps that are available online. More information can be found about how to buy one of these lamps can be found by clicking on the link under each lamp.

Chrome Retro Floor Lamps

One of the very popular new types of metals that were taken up with great eagerness by the designers of the retro era was chrome. This highly polished, shiny finish set off the space age modern look. Most chrome lamps have been given an unforgettable look, shaped into striking globes or polished to a high sheen. Chrome lamp designs such as the Flowerpot range from Denmark are truly classic retro pieces that also look relevant today.

Buy a chrome retro floor lamp today. There are all kinds of chrome lamps available here.

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Chrome lamps epitomizes the clean fresh modernity of the 1950s and the progression of modern technology. Designers were keen to display their ideas using brand new materials that also reflected the Space Age period that was dominating many ideas.

For even more retro floor lamps head back to the home page and begin your browsing again.

Bronze Retro Floor Lamps

Some of the most striking floor lamps of the retro era were those cast in bronze. In keeping with some of the looks from the art deco era, while exploring the technological advancements that came with the retro era, bronze was another of the types of materials that were experimented with to construct some fine looking floor lamps.

Choose a bronze retro floor lamp from the collection displayed for sale below. Simply click on the button to get more complete information about the lamp.

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Bronze cast items give off an unusual old world appearance, even when they are brand new taking on an effortless rustic appeal. The metal lends itself to some intricate designwork and the long, thin bronze lamp stands are particularly elegant.

Danish Style Retro Floor Lamps

One of the predominant furniture styles to emerge from the retro era was the clean lines of the Danish style. Danish style retro floor lamps were often characterized by the use of wood in the design or a combination of wood and other materials.

There is a nice selection of Danish style floor lamps available for sale here at Retro Floor Lamps with many of the older styles suitable for a place in a modern home.

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The Danish style conforms to a practical style and the principle that the design should meet the comfort needs of the user. The design is predominantly smooth and unadorned and often feels uncomplicated serving as an offset for other pieces in any room.

Wooden Retro Floor Lamps

One of the most versatile materials used to make floor lamps is wood with so many different shades and colors to choose depending on the type of wood used. The Danish style furniture made creative use of wood in the designs that emerged.

The unique look and feel that was achieved with retro wood floor lamp stands ensures that these types of lamps speak clearly of the era in which they were made. Buy a wood floor lamp to sit comfortably in a retro style room that you're designing today.

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Choose from an array of wood or wood and metal floor lamps that are available at Retro Floor Lamps. If you can't find a suitable floor lamp on this page, you might like to try a specific type of wood under which the lamps are listed. We also have a range of teak floor lamps available for sale, or you might like to browse through the Danish style floor lamps.

Retro Pole Floor Lamps

Some of the most striking retro floor lamps are those lamps known as pole lamps. These lamps consist of a long pole that may by a simple vertical pole or a more unusual curved pole. Coming out from either side of the pole will stick three or four lamps that may be aimed in different directions.

Pole floor lamps are available for sale here at Retro Floor Lamps in a variety of styles, made with a startling choice of materials.

Choose your retro pole lamp here today.

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These lamps cross a number of different styles and, within the wider retro era, cover a range of shorter time frames. Look at the chrome eyeball floor lamp as a great example of a more modern looking lamp style compared with more traditional cone lamp shades. The focus is largely on the shape and size of the lamp shade to create a more distinctive looking pole lamp and it is through the various shapes that are used that the integration with the rest of the room is complete.

The retro pole floor lamps are just one type of style of floor lamp that is available at Retro Floor Lamps.

Eames Era Retro Floor Lamps

When you see the descriptive term of Eames Era when speaking of furniture, floor lamps included, it is actually referring to a period that included the retro era. Eames Era overlapped the start and the end of the retro period so be aware that if you are looking for an authentic retro floor lamp, it is possible that it was designed inside the Eames Era but outside the retro period.

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You can buy Eames era retro floor lamps by choosing from the selection available.

Ray and Charles Eames were part of the pioneering modern style furniture movement, designing and creating innovative pieces using new technologies such as fibreglass and plastic resin. Charles Eames first came to prominence through his use of moulded plywood in the creation of his chairs. This then extended on to award winning furniture and architectural designs. Eames Era table lamps are often those types of lamps that have been made out of fiberglass, lucite or other technologies that were new to the mid-20th century.

These types of lamps take many forms catering to a wide range of room styles. They are as different to one another in many ways from the shining modern look of a chrome eyeball floor lamp to the more traditional upright cone lamp.