14 Modern Multifunctional Desk Lamps

No matter how spacious your desk surface, stuff seems to pile up automatically and in time, space always becomes a scarce commodity. Optimize your desktop with these clever multipurpose desk lamps. Lamps with storage, clamps, USB ports, and more.

Desk lighting designed for optimal flexibility and convenience so you can make the most out of your office, whether it’s at home, the corporate setting or at the coworking space.


1. Fade Versatile Task Light


Fade Task Light

The Fade Task Light looks like a futuristic robotic arm, but it’s an amazing piece of technology that illuminates your life in more ways than one.

This lamp is capable of mimicking any type of lighting, from sunsets to high noon and more, making it the most versatile lamp you’ll ever own.


2. Kelvin LED Table Lamp

The Kelvin LED Lamp is based on a classic anglepoise style, but it is supported by the most up-to-date technology. In 2013 it was upgraded with a daylight sensor and a motion detector, so it can intelligently provide the best possible lighting for your situation.

It will even adjust the visual warmth of the light, from a cool daylight to a warm evening light. If you prefer to control the settings yourself, there is an override button on the base. It’s available as a floor lamp or a smaller tabletop version.


3. Gooseneck Clip Desk Lamp



The Gooseneck Clip Desk Lamp from UnicornTech makes reading and studying by lampside simple with its unique design.

Rather than having to adjust to let the light shine on your text, the Gooseneck can easily clip onto any perch to give you the best light possible. Its flexible neck lets you bend the light to whatever position you like.


4. Timp Desk Lamp



Utility prices are forcing all of us to be more economical, so it’s nice to see a lamp that conforms to an energy-saving lifestyle. The Timp Desk Lamp uses raw design and a unique lamp shape and turns traditional lighting fixtures into relics of the past.

A rectangular 21W bulb is secured to a solid oak frame, and it can be easily attached to any standard desk to provide superior lighting at half the cost.


5. Newhouse Led Lamp with Dimmer and Charcher



This Newhouse LED Desk Lamp not only illuminates your space, but it also charges your devices! You can simply plug in your phone or tablet to the lamp, which uses a wall adapter for power, and charge while you use both.

Five different light settings let you brighten or dim to your preferred level. The chic design makes a great addition to any room.


6. Who’s Watching You Desk and Wall Lamp



If you’ve ever wanted visitors to feel like they’re on Candid Camera, the Who’s Watching You wall-mountable lamp will leave them wondering just what other footage you’ve caught.

Little do they know it’s a simple desk lamp that can be attached to your wall, and the cord comes in a color of your choice. Hit up the ALLT Product Design Studio to learn more.


7. Elune Desk and Night Light with Auto-Timer

Elune Dimmable LED Desk Lamp – 3 Level Dimmer

The simple, shiny design of the TaoTronics Elune Desk Lamp has an appeal that goes deeper than aesthetics.

This eco-friendly lamp has a night light and a 1-hour auto-timer that shuts the lamp off to conserve energy. Three lighting levels ensure you get uniform illumination with no strain on your eyes.


8. THIN LED Extending Task Lamp



This lamp is so thin, it’s barely even there! Don’t be fooled by its size. The THIN Task Lamp can produce up to 500 lumens of light and can be adjusted by a dial hidden on its side.

The arm of the lamp extends and bends up to three feet, allowing it to illuminate your work space without being in the way.


9. Cup Desk Lamp with Storage



Are you struggling to find enough space for both your lamp and pen holders? The Cup Table Lamp is both lamp and storage compartment.

The cup base holds all your favorite writing tools and gadgets, while a USB port allows you to charge your devices while simultaneously lighting your space.


10. Spiellampe Desk Lamp


This cute Spiellampe Desk Lamp has as much character as the one from Pixar’s movies! What’s great about this clever device is that you can build and rebuild it in different configurations.

This function is intended to mimic the childhood joy of playing with building blocks, and your inner child will be begging you to create whenever you turn the lamp on.


11. Hatha Light



The Hatha Light table lamp with its flexible body is inspired by the Hatha yoga from India. The word “hatha” means “force” and in the 20th century, hatha yoga became popular throughout the world as physical exercises, and is now colloquially termed “yoga”.

The Hatha light, which is made from flexible rubber with a zinc alloy metal base is adjustable and able to twist at any angle.


12. Edi Desk Lamp with Slits


Cute and quaint, with an appearance like one of Edison’s budding inventions, the Edi Desk Lamp doubles as lighting fixture and eye-catching sculpture.

It also has slits to hold anything from files to business cards, and pen cubbies keep all your writing tools readily available.


13. FamiLife Desk Lamp With Clamp


The Familife Flexible Desk Lamp can be bent to practically any angle and is 360 º rotatable thanks to its swing arm lamp. This lamp comes with a wide range of brightness without a flicker, and the LEDs last far longer than regular lightbulbs.

The sturdy metal clamp is easy to setup and will fit to any desk of to 2.6″/6.5cm(max) thickness. One clever bit of design is the USB charging port and adapter at the base of the lamp, so you can plug in a phone or tablet to charge without hunting for a power socket. Made from aluminum-alloy material this lamp shows a sleek and modern look.


14. Piani Table Lamp


The ideal choice for a stylish desktop, the Piani table lamps feature a tray underneath to hold small items. With a flat-topped LED light to illuminate your possessions, this is like a very modern take on a valet tray.

Piani Table Lamp was designed by Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec, two celebrated French designers who have been lauded for their clever take on architectural styles.




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