Splurge vs Steal: Outdoor String lights

24 Apr

Old school filament bulb outdoor lights are simply stunning. When strung together they make an ordinary garden look magical.

These ones from Restoration Hardware are gorgeous and they have 24 lights on a string but at $150 a pop (currently on sale)  it wouldnt be cheap to create a multi sting effect.

Restoration Hardware String lights

As an alternative, these ones are not a ton cheaper at $100 a string but at least you know they are industrial grade and have a 54ft cable!

COmmercial use outdoor lighting from Sival

Or for a final super cheap option enter our favorite, Target. I love these outdoor mini lamps from Smith & Hawken for target for that vintage barn style.

Smith & Hawken metal cage lights from Target

There’s only 10 on each string so you would need quite a few to create a multi string effect but they are certainly cheap enough that you could do it and not go broke in the process!

One Response to “Splurge vs Steal: Outdoor String lights”

  1. Freeman Dalecki October 2, 2012 at 10:24 pm #

    I really like outdoor ligthing that are made from LED because they do not generate so much heat and they look nice too. `,.**

    Warm regards
    http://www.prettygoddess.com

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