If you also refuse to install a ceiling, wall or recessed light on the ceiling and want a lamp that will beautify the decorative scene of your living room or bedroom, even if my ceiling is low, these 10 designer lamps which we shall see next, they are perfect for low ceilings.
Not that they are designed specifically for low ceilings, but their design allows them to be built into this type of ceiling, as in today’s standard, where the height is around 2.45 or 2.60 meters. Well, let’s see this 10 lamps for low ceilings.
Vertigo ceiling lamp
The lamp of contemporary design, which everyone has been wishing for lately, was created by designer Constance Guisset, and edited by the company Petite Friture, which has a large structure of 200 centimeters. Its design extends in a horizontal plane, barely occupying a vertical space, making it an ideal candidate for low ceilings.
In addition, its size covers a large area of the ceiling, which makes it perfect for living rooms or large spaces with wide but low ceilings. There is also a smaller version of Ø140 centimeters, in case the other model is too big for us.
Its price ranges between 752 and 1097 euros, approximately, and can be purchased at Ambiente Direct, among many other online stores.
Or if not, replicas, like this one from Maisons du Monde for 129 euros, or this one for 49 euros, or a set of three small ones for 59 euros.
Cooper Shade ceiling lamp
The great Tunisian designer Tom Dixon has an infinite number of lamp designs; Among them is this copper gem called Cooper Shade, also available in bronze (Bronze Shade).
Elegant and modern, it fits in many environments, as well as in different spaces. It comes in two sizes: a large model, 45 centimeters in diameter, and a smaller model, 25 centimeters.
It is a lamp that barely takes up vertical space, as its cable is a maximum of 40 centimeters, as it can be installed closer to the ceiling and makes it perfect for the center of the living room, bedroom, and for corner installation on a small table.
Its prices range between 375 and 574 euros, and we can buy it in various online stores, such as Amazon,, Direct environment, O,,replica, for 21 € here on eBay.
Trhee Arms MLC R1 ceiling lamp
French master Serge Mouille designed this beauty lamp in the 1950s, as well as others with the same design for the wall and floor, which are today the most sophisticated homes. You just have to look at social media images, like Pinterest or Instagram, to realize that this beautiful lamp doesn’t stop being a trend.
Some models consist of one arm, others, like the one we see above these lines, have three, and there is also the MCL-R6 model with 6 arms.
A lamp that occupies a large horizontal surface, with almost no incidence in the vertical plane, making it ideal for low ceilings; Mid-century industrial design that fits all types of decorative styles.
Its price is high, considering that the original 3-spoke model costs 4,932 euros, and we can buy it at Uber Modern.
As for his replicas, here on the Amazon We have it from 132 €.
Caboche ceiling lamp
Our most international designer and architect, Patricia Urquiola, in collaboration with Eliana Gerotto, created this wonderfully elegant pendant light, they say, inspired by a bakelite bracelet from the 1930s.
It looks spectacular on any ceiling, giving it elegance and sophistication, as well as all of them, but its design makes it suitable for low ceilings, because it can be installed close to the ceiling and its structure does not fall excessively.
It is available in 3 sizes: large model, 70 centimeters in diameter; a medium model with a diameter of 50 centimeters and a small model with a diameter of 31 centimeters.
In terms of price, the Caboche lamp ranges between 480 euros, a small and transparent model up to 1700 euros, a large model, in which the main metal is gold, and we can buy it in Ambiente Direct, as well as in other online stores.
We have replicas of 139 € with a diameter of 50 centimeters, here on the Amazon.
Ceiling lamp PH 50
Another design classic, this time Scandinavian design, with almost 100 years of life, was created by Paul Henningsen for the manufacturer Louis Poulsen.
The combination of numbers corresponds to the diameter of the lamp, different designs, such as PH 50, which we see above these sections, diameter 50 centimeters, PH 80 diameter 80 centimeters and others with double numbers, such as PH 4/4, which models are created for hanging on high ceilings, which in this case does not interest us.
But the PH 50 model we see in the pictures is a perfect design for low ceilings, because it can be installed close to the ceiling, without taking up almost vertical space, either for the center of the living room or bedroom, or for hanging it closer to the floor, for example on a table in the reading corner or on the dining table.
The price of PH 50 ranges between 700 and 900 euros, and we can buy it in various online stores, such as Ambiente Direct.
We have copies at much lower prices, from 165 €, here on the Amazon.
Plate lamp plate, from the Bubble collection
Created by American designer George Nelson in 1947 for Howard Miller, the Bubble series consists of a multitude of different designs, made possible by the stretched plastic screen, an innovation at the time.
This classic is not going out of fashion, quite the opposite; today it stands out in the most exclusive and modern homes thanks to its simple and sculptural form that provides abundant diffused light and a gentle white tone.
Like most lamps in this article, its structure grows horizontally, making it perfect for a low ceiling. In addition, it is available in a wide range of sizes, and you will be able to choose the perfect model according to the one we need space for.
Their prices are quite different because as I say, there are different designs and sizes. Small model, we can find it from approximately € 512, up to € 2300, XL model, in various physical and online stores, such as Amazon, or in a domestic store.
I didn’t find a copy of this lamp.
Acorn ceiling lamp
It is the youngest lamp of all that we see. He was born in 2012 by Norwegian designer Atle Tweit for Northern Lighting, who was inspired, like many of his compatriots when designing, in the beautiful Nordic forests and in the shape of an acorn; hence his name Žir = žir.
This Nordic beauty, with organic lines and soft shapes, this modern lamp has a diameter of 48 centimeters and a height of only 38 centimeters, and can be installed close to the ceiling, making it a perfect candidate for low ceilings.
Its current design makes it perfect for Nordic, minimalist and other modern interiors. In addition, it is available in two colors, white and black, which makes it combined with any other color, which is an easy item to integrate into many decorations.
The original price is 389 euros, and we can buy it at a price Scandinavian design center.
It is also one of kitchen lamps perfectly what I chose in this article.
Breathe ceiling lamp
Designed by Spanish architect José Antonio Coderch in 1954 and marketed by Tunds, this lamp has become a classic icon of Spanish design.
Reissued a few years ago, in 2015, getting a lamp more similar to the original model, and with LED lighting, it adapts to a variety of decorative styles; from the harvest, where it seems to be in its natural habitat, to the most avant-garde of them.
Available in two different models, one with traditional Oregon pine shade and the other with white methacrylate, it is only 30 centimeters high and 48 centimeters in diameter.
For those who want to know more about this gem in the form of a lamp, in Diario Design you can read a very complete article with more information.
In the Luze store we can find it from 550 €.
I also didn’t find a copy of this designer lamp.
Eos ceiling lamp
Photo of Nicestthings
Created by designer Søren Ravn Christensen for Vita, this lamp has the special feature that its lampshade is made of goose feathers and paper.
Available in a variety of sizes, it is perfect for both high and low ceilings, as it can be hung close to the ceiling and has a relatively small frame that does not fall excessively on the floor.
Another interesting thing about this modern lamp is that only blinds are sold, without a cable or suspension, because you can use any other one we have at home, reducing the price of the lamp.
In addition, the same shade can be used for floor, table or ceiling lamp.
As there are many designs, their prices vary a lot, but it is a cheap lamp or shade, which we can find original from 71 to close to 400 euros, the largest designs, in stores like Scandinavian design center.
Beat the ceiling lamps
Once again by outstanding designer Tom Dixon, the Beat lamps belong to the Beat Shade collection, which consists of a total of four ceiling lamps, simple and elegant cut, inspired by copper vessels, traditional water glasses and ships sailing the Ganges, and handmade by artisans from Moradabad in northern India.
The four models are: Stout, Wide, Fat and Tall, since the Wide model, the one we see in the picture to the right above these lines, is the one that best fits low ceilings as it only has a height of 16 inches and 36 in diameter.
It can be installed individually or collectively, with others of the same or different model, creating a beautiful and elegant combination.
It is available in various finishes, such as black brass, traditional brass, white or gray, and its price ranges from 400 to more than 1,000 euros, depending on the model (tall, wide, greasy and tall) or, and we can buy it for Direct environment.
As for their replicas, we also have a few prices, but we can find them from € 50, here on the Amazon.