Add style, drama and just the right amount of light with the right lamp shade. Our wide selection of lamp shades can easily be paired with our range of lamp bases. How do you choose the right lamp shade? Picking the perfect shade for your table or floor lamp base by matching the scale and style. A round lamp shade usually works best for a round base, while a square or angular base typically looks better with a square lamp shade. The most versatile choice is a drum lamp shade, which fits with a variety of lamp styles and shapes. A small base should be paired with a small lamp shade, while a large base should go with a large lamp shade. Options range in material, such as silk, cotton and linen lamp shades, as well as color, with the most popular options including white lamp shades, neutral lamp shades and black lamp shades.