It's surprisingly difficult to source over-the-bed reading sconces; there aren't many that pass the style and utility test. Here are ten we like (and use).
Above: Designed by Robert Dudley Best in 1930, the BL7 Wall Sconce Bestlite (also available in black or ivory) is $335 at Horne.
Above: The classic Tolomeo Wall Spot Light is $184.80 at YLighting.
Above: Made of iron, the Industrial Sconce features a pivoting arm to direct light where needed; $79 at West Elm.
Above: The BTC Ginger Wall Sconce is available in white, cream, black, and metallic for £94 at Lighting Matters in the UK; in France, the Ginger Sconce is €155 at Le Shop Design. In the US, the Ginger Wall Sconce is $250 at Horne.
Above: The Tral Wall Lamp is $16.99 at Ikea.
Above: Atlas Wall Light of translucent acrylic; $232 from YLighting.
Above: The Brooklyn-based David Weeks sconce; go to David Weeks Studio for information.