by Todd Ellner
November 8, 2016 Tips

Whether your goal is to simply light up your garden or create the perfect, romantic retreat for your backyard, outdoor lighting can do wonders for your home!

Stylish outdoor lighting fixtures come in a variety of models and designs, specifically ornamented to suit your personal preferences.

And when the warm season comes, lighting up your garden for the summer sounds like a lot of fun, especially when you have so many options at hand.

Bored with the same old big, bulky lights?

Have you ever hosted a garden party at night? Good outdoor lighting can transform your outdoor space from a drab area into a fabulous and charming summer night retreat. From the most simple and easy-to-do lighting fixtures such as jar candles to sophisticated outdoor chandeliers, your creative options are endless.

Good outdoor lighting can transform your outdoor space from a drab area into a fabulous retreat.  (tweet this)

Ready to get your yard in shape for when the sun goes down? Take a look at these outdoor lighting inspirations that will transform your garden into a real-life, fairy-tale haven:

1. Mason jar candle lanterns

You can create simple and rustic centerpieces with the help of mason jar candles. Not only are they beautiful to look at but they also convey an atmosphere of peace, relaxation and serenity throughout your property.


So are you ready to go rustic?  ( Image Source )

2. Wrapping trees in fairy lights

A creative and unique way to bring more light and excitement to your own garden. In addition to this, it is also a cost-effective way to enjoy a pleasant summer evening with your family and friends. All you need to do is get some fairy lights and wrap them around trees or plants for maximum effect.


3. Porch lighting with a twist

Want to know the secret to a charming porch? Believe it or not, it could actually be your lighting fixture. But not just an ordinary fixture. You can play around with different designs and styling options as an alternative to your ordinary porch lighting. Lights can make a big difference in the entryway of your home!

Here is a good starting point: Gialluisi Custom Home’s front porch lighting fixture. (photo by Gialluisi Custom Homes)


4. What about a mason jar chandelier?

A great idea if you are considering a vintage wedding theme this summer. It may sound almost too rustic for a wedding, but the finished result will surprise you! It looks elegant, natural and has a very strong vintage appeal.


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