Unusual lamp bases are making waves in the design world and are the perfect way to make a modern statement in your home
Animal figure lamp bases provide an instant focal point in your home and rabbits and hares are the woodland creature du jour. £335, Occa Home.
Create atmosphere in your hallway with a statement lamp that will capture the attention of your visiting guests. In glass and gold metal, this pineapple-shaped base is an exquisite addition to your console table.
Zara Home, £99.99
Add a touch of quirkiness and a slice of British style to your side table or desk with the Jeeves lamp.
£260, Graham & Green
With its fine silver stem, flourishing into a gold metal leaf, this contrasting metallic pineapple lamp makes an elegant reading light.
£125, Oliver Bonas
For bookish types who love to relax with a good read the ‘Library’ table lamp is the perfect accompaniment.
£39, Fashion For Home
Designer and taste maker Abigail Ahern has leant her skills to creating a lighting collection for Debenhams and the results are just as you would expect; unique, stylish and tongue-in-cheek.
Give your home a touch of Parisian flair with a lamp base shaped like an iconic landmark. The Eiffel Tower lamp will whisk you away to French cafe culture in an instant.
£95, Graham & Green
Use the Hendricks table lamp to accent a libary, study or bar area. Recycled from the original Hendricks bottle, it makes a fabulous gift for gin lovers.
Bring the outdoors in with a leaf motif lamp base. Simple in style, the Lilianna table lamp will sit proud on your side table.
£80, John Lewis.
Inject a shot of colour to your understated colour palette with a bold coloured peacock shade which sits atop a statement silver pineapple. The overwhelming trend for statement bases is without doubt the pineapple silhouette – kitsch and eyecatching, if you invest in one lamp, make it exotic!
£32, House of Fraser