Vintage/Retro Bedroom Table Lamps
Recent years have seen a rise in popularity in vintage clothing and furniture, with many items from years gone by becoming much sought after. One of these items includes vintage/retro bedroom table lamps. Lamps dating from the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s are attracting interest from retro enthusiasts and there are many interesting examples on the market at the moment.
Lamps are ideal for the bedroom, either as a room light or a reading light on a bedside table. If you are looking for a retro look to your bedroom, then take a look at the vintage lamps currently available. From 1950s horn lamps to geometric frame lamps, you are sure to find something quirky, yet cool to suit your tastes.
If you really want to go back in time even further, then there are many Victorian and Edwardian design bedroom lamps available. Dragonfly and art nouveau table lamps are great examples of these periods.
Types of vintage and retro bedroom lamps
There is a large selection of vintage and retro bedroom lamps that will really make you feel like your bedroom is hipster with these antique table lamps, especially if you get one that is chrome or ceramic.
Transport yourself back to the 40s and 50s with a glass frill bedroom lamp. Combining a solid wood base and a glass patterned shade, this lamp has a great retro look.
Dragonfly tiffany lamps are a typical Victorian period lamp. Consisting of an ornate metal base with a coloured glass panelled shade with dragonfly details. Originals are highly sought after and are very expensive, however there are many replicas available.
It doesn't get more 70s than a lava lamp. The coloured wax mixture in a glass container filled with liquid is heated by the bulb below and melts. It then floats in the liquid and is lit by the light bulb below.
Horn lamps are a 1950s rarity, as they have a metal frame base with a large curving horn shaped fabric lampshade. Reminiscent of a gramophone horn has a real retro feel to it.