Rope Lamp Base


Just like it sounds, these lamps have a base that are made of coiled rope, and while you might not think they would fit into many decorative niches, they are quite handsome and very well-designed. They come with a shade but you can easily swap that if you desire, and each of these lamps can come in several rope colors to fit your decor. A great idea if you have a nautical theme.

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Argentia Rope Table Lamp

Argentia Rope Table Lamp

This table lamp accommodates 100W fluorescent bulbs, and can be easily cleaned with a clean, dry cloth. The body is crafted from solid wood and wrapped in rope. The lamp also includes an on/off switch, and a white drum shade, designed of resin.

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The efficient lamp with a rope base is an exceptionally original and stylish solution for marine-style interiors. The whole topped with beautiful lampshade combines into a straightforward and unusual structure that captivates.

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Stylish table lamp with an eye-catching rope finish of the base makes the interior unique. Beautiful details combined with tasteful shade lamps delight. The ball-shaped base fits nicely with the stand and seaside interior design.

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Clear glass nickel rope table lamp base only

Clear Glass, Nickel & Rope Table Lamp Base Only

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Rope lamp diy

love this project! bring new life to an old lamp with twine. easy project and great result!

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Rope table lamp with amber shade

Rope Table Lamp with Amber Shade

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Rope Wriggle Base #anthropologie?...could possibly DIY this with a cheaper lamp

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Rope lamp 2

The unique and very original rope-shaped lamp base makes the interior more of a seaside character. Combined with classic light shade, it creates a perfect combination that will refresh the interior and bring a charming style of the sailors.

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Rope base lamp

Boasting of fashionable design and country elegance, this rope knot lamp features a uniquely-decorated base that supports a beautiful drum shade - designed of an off-white fabric.A nice accessory for contemporary bedrooms, living rooms and guest rooms.

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Buying Guide

Given this material’s immediate association with knots and boats, it won’t come as a surprise that the best decorative styles for a rope lamp are coastal and nautical.

However, if you’ve already fallen in love with this style, don’t worry: you can still find ways of introducing it in other décors.

Just try and complement that rope lamp base with a lampshade that’s more similar to your actual interiors, either in color or design.

A rope base lamp will not fray as long they are looked after properly. Made with coiled rope and constructed securely, each lamp design has been crafted to stay in place, and most models thermally seal the rope ends or use adhesives to prevent fraying.

If you do encounter some fraying, there are ways to prevent it from continuing to unravel. One easy DIY way is to lift the fraying end of the rope and hold it away from you, then, using a lighter or a match, hold the rope around 5”-6” above the flame. Next, lower the rope down until the fibers begin to melt and seal themselves. This method only works for ropes made from synthetic fibers.

For natural fibers, wrap the frayed end tightly with twine. Then, gather the frayed ends and apply a spray adhesive to keep the fibers together.

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A lovely piece of stylish home accessory, perfect for enhancing contemporary rooms. The table lamp comes with a rope-wrapped cylindrical base that supports a drum shade designed of quality white-finished material.

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Drum lampshade finished with striped pattern. It is mounted on metal frame and covered with fabric. Classic form and contemporary design.

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