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Accent Your Home with String Lights

Adding an elegant ambiance to your indoor or outdoor space is as easy as hanging string lights. Whether you're decorating the dining room or sprucing up your patio, the right lighting can make a big difference. Pottery Barn has string lights of all kinds, including fairy lights and twinkle lights, so it's easy to create the look you want.

Decorating with String Lights

There are so many ways to enhance your home with these lights. Drape them across a mantel or shelf, or use them as an accent around a window. They can also be strung along staircase railings or hung on the porch to illuminate your outdoor gathering. These lights are versatile and come in many different styles, such as:

  • Globe Lights: These string lights have spherical bulbs for a classic look that works for indoors or out. They come in different sizes to suit your needs and can be grouped for dramatic impact.
  • Edison Lights: This style of string light is good for creating a vintage-inspired look. These lights can be used solo or connected for more length.
  • Solar Lights: Solar-powered lights are an eco-friendly solution for outdoor illumination. Leave them outside in the sun during the day then enjoy soft lighting after dark.
  • Mercury Ball Lights: This style of hanging light features round ball lights in eye-catching colors, such as red and silver. They're great for imparting festive flair to parties and special occasions.
  • Curtain Rain Lights: Create a romantic environment with curtain rain lights. These delicate lights have the look of illuminated raindrops and are great for the holidays or anytime you want to add sophistication to your space.

Illuminate Your Space with Twinkle Lights

Lights that twinkle are an easy way to impart a playful look to any room. There are so many ways to use them; they can even be strung around an artificial tree for an on-trend look that's great for every season.

Fairy lights are a good choice for adding a whimsical sparkle to a bedroom or illuminating your next dinner party. The delicate sparkle of these hanging lights adds a warm, welcoming look to any space, regardless of its design style or color scheme.

Pottery Barn has string lights in classic white and various other colors, such as blue and red. Browse the selection to discover lights that are good for year-round use and those that are appropriate for different seasons and occasions.