Nov 05, 2023

Best String Lights

String lights can make any space more homey and inviting (and well-lit).

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In every place I’ve lived, from my parents’ house to my college dorm to my city apartments, there has been some version of string lights. I’m not an overhead lighting kinda gal, so I need all the atmospheric light options possible. String lights give you the warmth and glow you need to, you know, actually see, but with an aesthetically pleasing set up. Whether they’re wrapped around a balcony, hung from ceilings, or used to light a backyard, we’ve rounded up a few strands to keep your space looking great.

Twinkle Star 300 LED Window Curtain String Light

These lights have eight different settings to give you the perfect ambiance, from twinkling to a slow fade. They’re also waterproof, so you can place them on balconies, fences, and more.

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Lampat 25Ft G40 Globe String Lights

If you want a more statement-making option, these globe lights will make any backyard feel like a beautiful cafe. The bulbs give off a warm glow and are energy efficient to help you feel good every time you turn them on.

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Brightown Outdoor String Lights

Not all outdoor lights need to be plain. These give you the option of a white, black, or green string or even colored bulbs for a festive atmosphere.

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Lemontec Commercial Grade Outdoor String Lights

Grab a couple strands of these lights and you’ll be set, no matter how long you stay outside. They’re bright and are built to last, with multiple lighting modes as well.

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Waterproof Starry Fairy Copper String Lights

These fairy lights are so dainty, you probably won't even notice them when they’re off. The thin copper wiring allows you to wrap them around practically anything to give that angelic look.

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