The ball lamp was a prominent design during the 70’s. The sleek design and striking colors make it a dominant feature of the retro look. If you recall the old Hollywood movies, you usually find it in the kitchen as well as the living room of the elite and rich. You can bring The ball lamp back to life by using the same kitchen lighting in the same places. To incorporate the retro look to you ball lamp, choose colors like orange, yellow or blue or any combination of these. Keep in mind that the retro look portrays a powerful combination of bright colors, so don’t go soft and muted with your colors.