Cover &Tradition Setago by Jaime Hayon

Brighten up your homes with these sculptural mushroom-shaped lamps and their charming personalities

Mushroom-shaped lamps have been spotted glowing softly in the background of many work-from-home shots on Instagram. With their round and adorable form, these fungi-shaped lamps celebrate home decor that is fun and cheerful—a highly sought-after attribute during the coronavirus pandemic.

To some extent, their popularity isn’t a surprise. These unexpected Instagram stars embody the rustic cottagecore trend that gained popularity across social media feeds last year. Think lamps with gentle curves and an emphasis on simple silhouettes with a whimsical touch.

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Taking on the modern form of ‘70s nostalgia, the rounded form of the humble mushroom lamp helps soften spaces and adds a playful touch to rooms. Thinking of grabbing one to add some visual interest to your home spaces? Take a look at our selection below.

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Hay PC Table Lamp by Pierre Charpin

Available at Hay

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Fritz Hansen Night Owl by Nicholai Wiig Hansen

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Flos Bellhop Table Lamp by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby

Available at Space Furniture

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&Tradition Setago by Jaime Hayon

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Bullet Lamp by Sofia Campos

Available at The Artling

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Lasvit Mush-Room Light Table Lamp by René Šulc

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West Elm Ribbed Glass Table Lamp

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Louis Poulsen Panthella Table Mini by Verner Panton

Available at Grafunkt