William Miller Design suggests that if your nightstand stands 24 to 30 inches tall, choose a bedside lamp at least 27 to 32 inches tall. Nightstands around 18 to 20 inches require a taller lamp to compensate.What is the best size for a bedroom lamp?
Bedside Correct Lamp Size. Ideal bedroom table lamp size: 24″ – 27″. Chin level measurement: Your nightstand should be the close to the same height as the top of your mattress. The bottom of the lamp shade should line up with your chin level when you are seated in bed.