Mixing up your lighting is crucial to getting the look of your living spaces right, and floor lamps should be part of the solution. Amerlia Thorpe picks out eight of the finest options, from classic to contemporary.
Richmond floor lamp with parchment shade, £1,992 from Charles Edwards
Farrell floor lamp, £400, Pooky
Flutuar floor lamp, £650, and 40cm pleated-linen shade, £70 from OKA
Bronze Owl standing lamp, £2,600, and 16in Empire shade, £130 by Paolo Moschino for Nicholas Haslam
Portland floor lamp in Beeswax, £187, and Royal Oyster silk 45cm shade, £58.90 from Jim Lawrence
Chetham floor lamp, £150, and Oliver 18in shade in Warm White, £37 from Neptune
Sapling floor lamp in Bronzed Iron, £2,930, and Amber pleated-silk shade, £750 from Cox London
The Snaffle floor light, £1,200, with the Gathered shade, £606 from Soane Britain
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