Get the curb appeal your home deserves with proper outdoor lighting. From lining your driveway with pathway lights to big sconces that flank your front door the options are endless. A mix of functional pieces, as well as decorative ones, will go a long way both in the front yard and the backyard. It’s there where you can spend time, get creative and enjoy your unique lighting that transforms your outdoor living space into a true extension of your living room that you’ll want to spend time in all season long.
Shop these options that give your home that polished look.
Terrain Stargazer Commercial Light String
Transform your backyard into a tropical oasis with a set of string lights. Strung between trees or lantern posts, or above your outdoor dining area, these lights will create a midsummer night’s dream right in your backyard. The vintage-inspired incandescent bulbs here will help cast a romantic hue over the space instantly setting the mood. The lights can be hung perfectly around a porch and take a structured approach, or they can be completely organic and take on a free-flowing design. Regardless of what you choose, once you put them up you won’t have to worry about putting them up and down as seasons change. The lights have commercial-grade durability and a stainless steel support cable that makes them suitable for long-term outdoor use. On sale for $108.
Rejuvenation Carson 12″ Wall Sconce with Cage
Give your home a good ‘ol rustic upgrade with this sconce.The gooseneck steel design and the caged shade gives the sconce that low-key feel that’s packed with charm. Set above a swinging screen door or in a row of several on a wrap around porch this will fit right in. In a variety of hi-gloss colors, you can select a version that perfectly matches your design aesthetic or a coordinating color that goes with your house. And not to worry, these lights are more than just decorative. The reflective white interior of the shade will help the light shine even brighter, and keeping you outside all summer long. Originally on sale for $259, now on sale for $207.
Serena & Lily Summerland Outdoor Bell Pendant
Set your backyards bohemian tone with this pendant light. The cone like shade is actually made from weather-friendly resin, but it looks like rattan making it perfect for an outdoor space. Pendant lights might seem a little formal for a backyard but it’s a great way to elevate the landscape if you plan on entertaining. This lamp proves that taking things al fresco doesn’t, mean you have to skimp on style. With one or two of these hanging above your outdoor dining table, they will perfectly illuminate your sunset dining experience. On sale for $328.
Frontgate Tatum Lantern
Lantern lights are a classic outdoor lighting solution, and the reason they have staying power is pretty obvious. They give off a pleasant soft light that provides the perfect amount of illumination. If you set this on your porch steps or around your patio it will shine even before the sun goes down. The mix of brass and teak is the perfect contrast of boho and glam, exactly the pairing you want in your outdoor space. Get creative with how you fill them. A standard candle or two will work, but consider lining the bottom with crystals or using fairy lights for a magical effect. Starting at $149.
Wade Logan Adele 1-Light LED Pathway Light
Light up your walkway with these ultra-modern pathway lights. Each of these lights has an LED light in them to light up your driveway, patio, or paver walkway. The clean line design won’t overpower the rest of your landscaping efforts or stick out, but rather do its job while being a sleek addition to your yard. Available in a variety of weather-proof finishes—bronze, titanium hematite, and satin black to be exact—there is something to match your curb appeal. The lights are even dimmable to provide the perfect amount of light. Everything here was pretty much thought of, now all you have to do is determine how many you need. Originally on sale for $242, now on sale for $133.
CB2 Swoon Hurricanes
You can’t go wrong with investing in these hurricane lanterns. For one, they are perfect for your outdoor space. Buy a mix of these and create your own outdoor fireplace or just pick up a few to place around the pool or your seating area. In the black finish of the iron wire caged linear sculpture, the hurricane is completely functional, but the gold dazzles and becomes a decorative piece. But these aren’t just good for the outdoors, which makes them such a great buy. When the season is over, drag them in to decorate an entry or buffet table. Starting at $50.
West Elm Modern Metal Garden Torch
The traditional backyard tiki torch has finally met its match with this modern upgrade. These candle powered garden torches can circle around your outdoor dining table or surround the pool to give off ambient lighting. Place your choice of candle ( a citronella perhaps?) into the mouth-blown glass top and your work is pretty much over. The color blocked stand is a mix of blues, so the neural tones will blend with whatever existing decor you have. In no time, you will have a backyard illuminated with trendy torches, the perfect set up for your next outdoor soiree.
Shop Now: Originally on sale for $69, now on sale for $55.