If you are looking for an elegant piece to add to your living room then you should consider getting some lamps with glass lamp shades. Glass adds a special touch of style to a lamp that standard fabric shades do not have. The glass shades come in a wide assortment of styles and designs that can enhance any room you choose to use them in. You can find lamps designed with glass in period styles such as Victorian and European. The Victorian lamps can come in the soft rounded glass base and shade or in a glass base with fabric shade adorned with hanging glass crystals.
If you want a more colorful design for your lamp shades, you can find the Tiffany styles shades available in a nice assortment of colors and patterns to match your room’s décor. Most of these colors are in darker tones and earth tones so they fit well with a room that has darker colored fabrics for its furnishings. They also fit well in rooms that use earth tone colors for its furnishings. You also have the choice of using frosted glass shades, which creates a diffused type of lighting effect in the room.
If you are looking for a more dramatic piece of lighting, you can also find many styles of chandeliers with glass shades for their lamps. A wrought iron or rustically designed chandelier with glass shades can create a very warm type of atmosphere for the room it is in. The more rustically designed chandeliers and lamps fit well with homes that have a country theme or in a cabin style home. You can also find several modern design lamps that incorporate glass shades into their design.
The glass shade is also available in etched designs. Many lamps have a soft frosted shade with an etched design on it to create a more interesting lighting effect. Often the frosted shade styles of glass lamps are used as accent lamps for the bedroom area. This is because most people prefer a subtler softer light in the bedroom.
Whether you have a contemporary home, a rustic cabin style home or a period home, you will find several varieties of glass lamp shades that will easily blend into your home’s décor. The lamps create an atmosphere that is uniquely their own and can easily become a treasured family heirloom that is passed down from generation to generation.