Sometimes all you need is a little twinkle to make the evenings outside special, and there’s nothing that delivers better than some simple string lights. From Edison bulbs to mini Mason jars, light up the night with some subtle sparkle.


The Aurora Copper String Lights are battery operated, making the delicate wire lights easy to move. ($16-$32 at Anthropologie)

Better Homes and Gardens 20-Count Globe String Lights have a 12″ spacing between bulbs, and the styling is versatile enough to have hanging all year long. ($9.94 at Walmart)

The Mason jar trend is here to stay, though it has never been as cute as these 10 count Mainstays Mason Jar Mini String Lights. ($9.94 at Walmart

These bendable Northern Starlit String Lights feature miniature globes laced with icy facets, each illuminated by the brilliant LED bulb within. ($39-$98 at Restoration Hardware)

The Edison style bulbs of the Allen & Roth White String Lights provide a warm, vintage-inspired vibe. ($29.98 at Lowe’s)

Indoor-outdoor Globe String Lights with clear, easy-to-replace mini globes light up trees and shrubbery for the holidays and illuminate surroundings all year long. ($39.95 at Crate & Barrel)