FLOOR LAMPS FROM KARE DESIGN PUT YOUR ROOMS IN THE RIGHT LIGHT
Whether modern multi-flame floor lamps or lamps made of wood, whether arc lamps in white or black and gold: In the large KARE assortment you will find not only the right lighting for every occasion, but also the right style for your living space. With our advice, you are sure to find the ideal floor lamp.
THE ADVANTAGES OF KARE DESIGNER FLOOR LAMPS
Not always spreads the right mood with ceiling lighting. Instead of a large and bright light from above, floor lamps provide indirect and atmospheric lighting. Thus, they radiate coziness or highlight selective areas of the room. However, the obvious advantages of floor lamps include not only the atmospheric light, but also their flexibility. Floor lamps do not have to be mounted on the wall or ceiling, but can be placed anywhere where there is a power outlet. If you wish, you can simply move the floor lamp freely around the room. In addition, swiveling lamp heads and arms can be individually aligned and dimmers allow you to adjust the brightness to your own needs. Floor lamps are therefore versatile and can also beautifully emphasize your living style.
WHAT TYPES OF FLOOR LAMPS ARE THERE IN THE KARE RANGE?
Floor lamps are composed of a frame with a base and a light source. But in addition, there are several variants, which also serve different purposes and therefore are used in different rooms. A cozy mood should be spread by the lamps in the living room. Here, dimmable floor lamps and a cozy, warm light color are suitable. In the study, on the contrary, it needs a targeted and bright lighting. A combination is appropriate in the bedroom, where atmospheric light is also desired, but bright lighting for reading in bed or dressing. Whether you want to illuminate small rooms or dark corners, focus on a specific area or create a homely ambience, floor lamps are available in practical and stylish designs. In KARE's designer assortment, you can choose from the following types of floor lamps.
The special feature of ceiling washlights is that the light shines upwards without glare. It is reflected on the bright ceiling and thus gently illuminates the whole room or a dark corner in the room. Often, ceiling washers have an additional reading lamp and also have a dimmer that regulates the brightness. In the KARE assortment you will find unique design among the ceiling washers: gold-colored shades in the form of ginkgo leaves, for example, are stylishly combined with a black lamp base.
Classic floor lamps
The classic are umbrella lamps with a straight frame and base. These floor lamps are usually dimmable and produce soft light that can be varied according to personal needs. There are models where the brightness is regulated by a rotary dimmer as well as by a touch dimmer. As a particularly decorative piece of furniture, there are numerous golden floor lamps from the KARE range, including those with tinted glass.
These floor lamps have a curved frame. Most often, these lamps are made of metal and have a heavy lamp base as a counterweight. Due to the characteristic arc, they require space and are suitable for larger living landscapes. However, since the inclination and height of the arc lamps can often be adjusted, the light fall can be targeted to a desired area. The light falls from above or from the side and reaches you, for example, when reading on the couch. The advantage: the arc lamp does not have to hang directly above you and you can hide the base in a corner. The KARE arc lamps range from puristic examples with one or more swiveling arms to retro models with a spherical lampshade..
Reading lamps are often combined with ceiling floodlights or other floor lamps. They have an adjustable gooseneck, which can be manually aligned and in this way can shine specifically on the book while reading.
Three-legged floor lamp
Name-giving for this type of floor lamps are the three legs of the frame, which function similar to a camera tripod. This floor lamp is currently in trend and shows especially in large loft apartments as a spotlight effect. In the KARE range you will also find trendy, sculptural tripods.
Multi-lamp floor lamps
These models have not only one, but several light sources - the so-called "flames", which can often be rotated individually. Also in the KARE assortment there are numerous floor lamps with three or five swiveling arms - both in shiny chrome metal and in the color gold and with velvety lampshades.
Stylish floor lamps at KARE Design
Once you have decided on the type of floor lamp, you should consider how the model fits the interior. The KARE designer pieces suitable for modern style, classic in golden metal look to country house lamps made of wood.
Country style floor lamps
If you're looking for a floor lamp to match the country style, it's best to choose a frame made of wood and other natural materials such as rattan. Warm colors and subtle, indirect light, as in the case of the ceiling washer, are also suitable for country house furnishings. Lamps with ornate details look especially beautiful. There are also ornate metal feet in the KARE range. Typically Scandinavian are floor lamps with a wooden base and a lampshade in white or cream.
Floor lamps modern look
A modern touch is given by slim and minimalist floor lamps. The style is characterized mainly by simple shapes and straight lines, there are also arc lamps in modern look. Most often, modern floor lamps have a long narrow neck made of metal or stainless steel. At the top end there is a small light source. To fit into the interior as simply as possible, the color white is often chosen. Industrial style can also be combined with modern floor lamps. Popular for this purpose are the tripod models with spot light and rather darker shade and black frames.
NATURAL WOOD, ELEGANT METAL - KARE DESIGNER FLOOR LAMPS MADE OF THE RIGHT MATERIAL
Whether in country style or modern look - the material of the floor lamps is important. In the KARE assortment you get high-quality materials with different visual effect. Most often lamps are made of plastic and textile, mostly in combination. However, metal, paper and wood are also possible and special style highlights are floor lamps made of copper, chrome, concrete and brass.
Wooden floor lamps
Natural and rustic look floor lamps made of wood. Stable and traditional material allows to combine it with different styles of interior and spreads coziness with warm light. It becomes romantic with playful decorations and lampshades made of light fabric.
Stainless steel floor lamps
The cool character of stainless steel makes lamps made of this material look very modern. Often these floor lamps have minimalist and slim frames, but also fancy floor lamps made of stainless steel look good in designer homes.
Metal floor lamps
Also fit the minimalist style floor lamps made of metal such as aluminum, chrome or copper. With these, the lines are usually straight and the shapes geometric. In general, the advantage of metal is that the material is flexible to process. In addition, after the long durability, it is recyclable.
Floor lamp with fabric shade
Classic floor lamps have a lampshade made of textile. On the one hand, the light radiates subtle warmth through the fabric. On the other hand, the lighting concentrated by the shade can be used specifically for reading.
Floor lamps with glass shade
Glass shades are very translucent and therefore well suited if you want to illuminate dark corners. In addition, depending on the color of the glass, effects with the light are also possible. What is clear is that with glass you always achieve an elegant look.
WHAT ELSE IS IMPORTANT TO CONSIDER WHEN BUYING A FLOOR LAMP?
Of course, the type of bulb plays a role. Energy-saving bulbs are very energy-efficient and save electricity, and these bulbs also have a long service life and are available for almost any socket. Halogen bulbs also last a long time, producing a pleasant, warm light. LED bulbs not only have a long life, but also a very high luminosity. Besides light intensity and light color, you should pay attention to the fact that not all bulbs are suitable for dimming. Read the manufacturer's specifications.