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Best Bed Lamp

Reading in bed doesn’t have to be a strain on your eyes — or your child’s. A bed lamp is a great way to simultaneously add a bit of style and function to a bedroom. We’ve put together this list of several bed lamps, taking into consideration details such as the size of the lamp and whether it offers varying brightness levels or color temperatures among its features.

The AUKEY Table Lamp stands out for its attractive design as well as the range of color options it offers. With this lamp, users can pick a specific color (such as red or blue) for their lighting or auto-cycle through the color spectrum. This bed lamp features touch controls so it can be turned on and off or adjusted with just a tap of the lamp’s base.

These Regency Hill Traditional Table Lamps are incredibly stylish, and the neutral beige tones of the linen shades help them fit into any space. They aren’t too large and, at five inches in width, easily fit onto a bedside table as a great bed lamp option. The cord has a length of 8 feet so the lamps can be placed where needed without having to worry about where the nearest outlet is located.

The Limelights Brushed Steel Lamp is simple in design, which means it can fit with many different types of decor. The fabric shade is available in multiple color options from basic black or white to a lovely aqua, teal or even purple. One of the many things that stand out about this option is the power outlet on the base that can be used to charge a phone or other devices as needed.

The Kira Home Lucerna Bedside Lamp easily switches on and off with its touch-activated base. Its relatively small size makes it a great choice for a bedside table or any other area with limited space. However, it is still capable of putting out a decent amount of light.

The Aooshine Bedside Table Lamp is a great size for smaller spaces, being able to fit neatly beside a bed or on a desk. It has a convenient power switch that makes turning the light on and off a simple process.

Expert Commentary

Bed lamps are essential parts of every bedroom, for adults and children alike. Each of these options differs in design, so choose the one that best matches your decor and tastes. I personally love the color options that give ambient light and help you get in the mood for slumber. Others may prefer the more traditional styles that are classic and timeless.

Our Expert Consultant

Jill Goodwin

Jill Goodwin is an environmental scientist and working mother of one. She and her husband, an archaeologist, reside in Florida and have deep expertise around things outside of the house that you and your child may encounter. From taking their daughter to find reptiles and amphibians in the swamps to testing the chemical impact of the top sunscreens, Jill is here to help you find the best for your child.