Paired outdoor lamps should be approximately one fifth the height and width of the doorway, including trim. (For example a high by wide entrance would require an fixture.) Post lights should be as large or larger than the lights at your front door.
Symmetry is the secret to a simple-yet-stunning entry. Effortlessly create cottage style with a wood door and coach-style sconces. Look for vintage metal containers or shop for new ones with an aged patina to group near the entrance.