What Height Should My Bedside Table Be? - Zespoke

The height of table you choose should first and foremost be based around the height of your bed, or, more accurately, the height of your mattress. A bedside table that is too high, towering above you when lying in bed will not only look all wrong but will also make it extremely hard to reach your glass of water or bedside reading material.…

How Tall Should Your Nightstand Be? — DESIGNED

Aug 11, 2018 · That 30" height really kind of opens up the opportunity to use not only taller nightstands, but other kinds of furniture too. Desks and tables are typically 29" - 30" high, and therefore can lend themselves to the perfect height for a bedside perch. Consoles and chests can also work nicely.…

Finding the Right Height for a Nightstand and Lamp

Oct 29, 2013 · My bedside table is only about 12″ square, but it’s the right height. It’s unique (an antique, purchased from a family friend) so I don’t want to change it. Since the surface is so small a big lamp would overpower it, so I buy a small lamp and place it on top of 3 or 4 books to get it to the right height.…

How to Pick a Bedside Lamp

Assuming that your nightstand is the same height as your mattress (or within a couple of inches), look for a lamp the same height as your nightstand plus an extra two or three inches. So if your nightstand is 24 inches high, a lamp that is around 27 inches tall will look best.…