Collection by Megan Hamaker

Beautiful Ways to Decorate with Wall Sconces


When overhead lighting is too harsh and floor and tabletop space is limited, opt for the ambiance of beautiful wall sconces. Check out these seven homeowners who have used wall sconces in creative and practical ways to add light and intrigue to their spaces.

Sconces overlook the living room like a pair of eyes.
Ceramic floors with radiant heating and cozy wall sconces top off the distinctive appearance, smell, and sound.
Darcy Miro and her son, Lucien, enjoy a moment in their new double-height living room.
Aumas outfitted a vintage steel-frame sofa by George Nelson in navy blue fabric from Kvadrat and hung one of his own...
Arbel’s “14” sconces spot the wall to ethereal effect in the master bedroom. “I wanted this place to be habitable.
Deam also designed all of the built-in furniture, including this bedside console that features an Arne Jacobsen sconce.
Back in the master bedroom, the designers installed Tolomeo wall sconces by Artemide next to the bed and placed a bench...