Portable lamps may not be as grand as chandeliers, but they remain a significant part of every home. It offers something that either desk or standing lamps cannot fulfill: flexibility. With no extensions to lug around, you can bring them with you anywhere. Plus in keeping with today’s modern times, you can charge them with any of your usual USB ports (some are even USB-C), which means that you don’t have to bother with changing the batteries too.
While you can’t always rely on it exclusively as sources of light (although this home with no overhead light fixtures may suggest otherwise), even when switched off, they can be very svelte pieces of home decor as well.
Which is why with so many design choices for this type of lighting, I feel it’s best to present you with 7 of some of my most favourite aesthetically pleasing portable lamps. As a result of the collaboration between some of the leading lighting brands and creative geniuses of today, these items, at the very least, are a great source of inspiration: