When it comes to turning your outside area into your own personal oasis, lighting is one of the easiest and most impactful ways to add an element of whimsy and magic to your space. From an immaculately landscaped backyard in the mountains, to a small balcony in the middle of the city, here are some ways to add a bit of ambiance for magical summer nights.
Create a canopy by criss crossing them across your yard, hang them vertically to create a twinkling curtain, or wrap them around tree trunks for a whimsical forest effect.
“Far from the colored plastic holiday-style lights of days gone by, today's outdoor string lights are simple, elegant and absolutely epic on a summer night.”
— Family Handyman