Lighted garland looks great draped over a mantle, hung above a headboard, traced around the perimeter of the ceiling, and more – the options are unlimited. Below are ten string light ideas from creatives that you can recreate for an added glow in your room or on a patio. Use LED lights as they save energy and are safer because they generate less heat. Adhesive clips will help keep your DIY string lights hanging without leaving any holes or marks on the walls.
1. Ping Pong Bulbs
A can of spray paint and string of globe lights creates a high-end result. Get the (hilarious) step by step details from The Boozy Bungalow who shares, “They look fabulous on my black fireplace, but they’ll also look really nice on your Christmas tree, or wherever the hell you plan to hang them”.
This gradient garland made with lantern globes just might be our personal favorite. It’s easy to DIY with instruction from The Merry Thought, and the completed look is super versatile.
5. Cute Cups
Create your very own constellation with these star-embellished lights by Monica at Mon Makes Things. Pro tip: purchase twinkle lights for an added glimmer effect.
7. Natural Look
8. Personalized Pyramids
Perfect for a celebration, one’s name, or displaying a fun message, letters are illuminated on this paper pennant garland. Get the details for these DIY string lights over at One Wed.
9. No-Hassel Tassel
10. Paper Cutouts
A string of mini lights and paper leaf cutouts resulted in this dainty display by Dream Green DIY . Plus, this fun piece is a quick way to add a pop of color to a plain interior.
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