As the days grow longer and the sun shines brighter, it’s time to start thinking about the best lighting for summer and as we move into fall. Daylight savings will be here before we know it and we want to create a warm, well-lighted home as the seasons change. There are a few things to remember when selecting Summer/Fall lighting, such as the type of bulb, the wattage, the dimming capability, and the style of the fixture.

With so many options on the market, it can be hard to know where to start. But don’t worry—we’re here to help! In this blog post, we’ll recommend some of the best lighting for summer and fall, including modern arc lamps for portable overhead lighting, floor lamps for dark corners, and reading lights for reading nooks. In addition, we’ll propose stylish table lamps for ambiance and drama and functional wall sconces for bedside and wall splashes. Keep reading to find the perfect light for your summer and fall needs!


1. Luna Bella 92″ Arc Lamp with Matte Black/Gold Leaf Shade

The Luna Bella 92″ Arc Lamp with Matte Black/Gold Leaf Shade is a sculptural modern lamp that will add a touch of elegance to any room. Arc lamps were specifically designed to provide portable overhead lighting over sectionals and sofas. The lamp features a black/gold leaf shade that is well-crafted and designed to offer optimal lighting. The lamp offers span adjustability, so you can put the light where you need it most. Turn it off and the warm weathered brass finish gleams with natural light. Turn it on and the soft, warm, reflective light casts beautiful light from the gold-leafed interior.

2. Mushroom 85″ 5 Light Arc in Black Nickel with Dimmer Switch

Designed in 1967 by Peter Morelli,  the Mushroom 5-Light Arc Floor Lamp from NOVA of California has become a classic lighting fixture. Featuring classic mid-century modern styling, this stylish and unique lamp offers a modern design with five mushroom-shaped shades, providing soft and ambient lighting to any room. The arc shape adds a touch of elegance, while the adjustable arms allow you to position the lights as desired. Illuminate your space with a contemporary flair. Buy the authentic piece and avoid poorly made copies. It will last you a lifetime.

3. Pearson 30″ Table Lamp in Pecan Wood and Brushed Nickel

This sleek and modern lamp features an iconic wood form, a brushed nickel base, and a high-quality linen shade. With adjustable brightness and a sculptural design, it’s perfect for any contemporary setting. Elevate your decor with the Pearson Table Lamp from NOVA of California.

4. Zen 19″ Reclining Table Lamp in Espresso and Brushed Nickel with Night Light Feature

Add wonderful visual effects with the Zen Reclining Table Lamp by NOVA Of California. This stylish lamp offers 3-step lighting, a cream linen shade, and a nightlight feature for setting the mood at the bedside. With its sleek design, it’s perfect for bedrooms, offices, or living rooms. Bring in the peace and tranquility of this Zen-inspired design.

5. Stretch 87″ Arc Lamp in Matte Black with Step Switch

Introducing the Stretch Arc Lamp in Matte Black by NOVA Of California. This sleek floor arc lamp features a rectilinear, architectural design, and ample height and angle, casting a broad pool of light over sectionals and sofas. With its modern style and sturdy build, it is the perfect lighting solution for any room.

6. Escalier 61″ Floor Lamp in Espresso and Brushed Nickel

This Escalier floor lamp features a 5-tiered design that enhances the décor in any modern home. This sleek and modern lamp combines soft, ambient lighting with sculptural elements, crafted with a brushed nickel finish and frosted glass shades. Elevate your home decor with the Escalier Floor Lamp and enjoy a perfect blend of style and functionality. Perfect for dark corners or next to your favorite loveseat or club chair.

7. Natural Mica 86″ 3 Light Arc Lamp in Espresso and Bronze with Dimmer Switch

The elegantly arched triple three-light floor lamp features a trio of warm Mica shades with a dark wood base and bronze detailing. This lamp brings contemporary elegance to any room. The mesmerizing mica shades emit a warm “campfire” glow, adding an ambiance of warmth for entertaining or relaxing. Illuminate your space with style and sophistication with the Mica Arc Floor Lamp.

8. Nelson Cigar Bubble Wall Sconce

This Nelson Cigar Bubble Wall Sconce from is a stunning lighting fixture that combines iconic design and exceptional craftsmanship. Designed by the legendary industrial designer, George Nelson, this wall sconce is a testament to his innovative approach and timeless aesthetic.

9. Walnut Mission Collection Tiffany-Style Table Lamp

The Walnut Mission Collection Tiffany-Style Table Lamp is a true masterpiece of craftsmanship and timeless elegance. This stunning table lamp, available exclusively at Lamps Plus, combines the iconic Tiffany-style design with the rich warmth of walnut finish accents, creating a sophisticated lighting solution for your home or office.


When it comes to finding the best lighting for summer and fall, look no further than NOVA Of California’s modern arc lamps. These innovative and stylish lighting solutions not only provide ample illumination but also add a touch of contemporary flair to your space. With their sleek designs and adjustable functionality, these arc lamps are perfect for creating a cool and inviting ambiance during the summer and fall seasons. Upgrade your lighting experience this season and bask in the glow of modern elegance.