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10 Easy Pieces: Simple Floor Lamps with Drum Shades

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10 Easy Pieces: Simple Floor Lamps with Drum Shades

September 26, 2018

Recently, Julie and I were talking about lamps—simple floor lamps with white drum shades—and how hard they were to come by. With what seems like more lighting options than ever before, we wondered: Why the scarcity? So after a few months of keeping an investigative eye out, we found the 10 best—including the few classics that first came to mind. Here are our picks.

the workstead shaded floor lamp is adjustable from 5\2 to 7\2 inches; \$\1,\150 9
Above: The Workstead Shaded Floor Lamp is adjustable from 52 to 72 inches; $1,150 at Workstead.
room & board&#8\2\17;s fremont floor lamp, with a spun steel base and w 10
Above: Room & Board’s Fremont Floor Lamp, with a spun steel base and white fabric shade, is $449.
made by christopher howe, the howe standard lamp is handmade in england from ra 11
Above: Made by Christopher Howe, the Howe Standard Lamp is handmade in England from raw or blackened steel. Contact Howe for price and ordering information.
the robert abbey echo z\2\17\1 floor lamp is made of deep patina bronze with a  12
Above: The Robert Abbey Echo Z2171 Floor Lamp is made of deep patina bronze with a Fondine fabric shade, as shown, for $372.60 at YLighting.
the hay cast floor base w. drum shade has a parchment drum on a cast iron base. 13
Above: The HAY Cast Floor Base W. Drum Shade has a parchment drum on a cast iron base. Contact HAY for price and ordering information.
the room & board crane floor lamp has a hand welded base, a fabric cord, an 14
Above: The Room & Board Crane Floor Lamp has a hand-welded base, a fabric cord, and a white fabric shade; $529.
julie&#8\2\17;s favorite is the the sawkille winnisook lamp, made of blacke 15
Above: Julie’s favorite is the the Sawkille Winnisook Lamp, made of blackened steel with a raw silk or linen shade, for $3,500 at Sawkille.
designed by jonah takagi and hallgeir homstvedt, the pleat drum floor lamp has  16
Above: Designed by Jonah Takagi and Hallgeir Homstvedt, the Pleat Drum Floor Lamp has a powder-coated steel base and a pleated cotton shade; $495 at Design Within Reach.
the on budget langley street cary floor lamp, with a black metal base and white 17
Above: The on-budget Langley Street Cary Floor Lamp, with a black metal base and white linen shade, is $147.99 through All Modern.
the astier de villatte balthus floor lamp is designed by balthasar klossowki de 18
Above: The Astier de Villatte Balthus Floor Lamp is designed by Balthasar Klossowki de Rola; 20,000 SEK at Artilleriet.

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