Brighten up your space (and your mood) with the perfect floor lamp

For reading nooks, living rooms, and more.
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There is something about a floor lamp that brings a living space together. Whether it’s nestled in the corner to bring light to a reading nook or it’s one that delicately arches over your sofa – finding a floor lamp that brings light (and the right mood) to a space is easier said than done.

(Credit: Photography: Felix Forest | Stylist: Alexandra Gordon)

With the array of floor lamp options available, choosing the right floor lamp that suits your needs, preference, and the design style of your home requires a bit of research. So, to help you in your search for your dream floor lamp, we’ve curated our edit of the best floor lamps available in Australia that are worth considering.

The best floor lamps in Australia 2023


Derby floor lamp, $254, Freedom

This floor lamp is an elegant addition to any lounge, featuring a simple hat-shaped shade, a walnut-stained stand, and brushed antique brass accents. Add it to a reading corner and watch it diffuse a warm and inviting glow.



Liberty natural floor light, $244.99 (usually $349.99), Adairs

With a unique twisted timber base, the Liberty floor light doubles as an art piece in your home. Plus, its natural hues make it a no-brainer choice for coastal-style homes.



Australian House & Garden Isamanda floor lamp with rattan shade, $100 (usually $249.95), Myer

The Isamanda floor lamp features a black rattan shade that looks great even during the day. If you’re looking for a statement floor lamp to add life to your living room, this one will do the trick.



Elm Design Bazak rattan floor lamp, $499 (usually $629), Temple & Webster

This floor lamp is a beautiful piece that’ll elevate any home, featuring a sleek black satin brass base juxtaposed with the soft, natural textures of a neutral rattan shade. 



Artiss floor lamp vintage reading light, $69.95, Myer

Part shelf, part floor lamp – the Artiss floor lamp comprises three open box-structure shelves perfect for displaying books and your favourite home decor items. Plus, its easy-to-use drawstring switch makes reading time a relaxing one. 



Linea Furniture 120cm Denise rattan floor lamp, $379 (usually $439), Temple & Webster

Looking for a statement floor lamp for your space? This cylindrical lantern-style rattan floor lamp will create a sense of calm in any room. Use it to brighten a dark corner in your home, or place it next to your favourite occasional chair for a relaxed look.



The Home Collective Montrell floor lamp, $299 (usually $469), Temple & Webster

This classic tripod-style floor lamp will elevate any space with its clean walnut finish and neutral linen lamp shade – it’s perfect for mid-century modern spaces.



Laize floor lamp, $339, Freedom

When a pendant light fixture is off the cards (hello, renters), an arched floor lamp like the Laize floor lamp from Freedom is a great alternative. Offering lighting within the middle of the room (or sofa), it’s an easy way to bring ambient lighting to your living room. 


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