Written by Paisley Tedder

6 outdoor lighting ideas for your garden

Create ambience after dark with these beautiful offerings.

Lanterns and strip outdoor lighting around tree trunk and branches with picnic setup, goodhomesmagazine.com

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Create a beautiful display in your garden this spring with one of these unique offerings. From garlands and lanterns to solar powered lamps, you’re bound to find something you love.

Here are a few of our favourite designs available to buy now.

Magical fairy garden

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If you’re after a fairytale style display for your garden, this beautiful outdoor lighting selection is perfect for you. The TruGlow® Waterproof Outdoor Candle Trio really gives this a mythical feel, which is further created using the 50 Warm White LED Micro Battery Outdoor Fairy Lights.

Glowing orb

White ball outdoor light in small garden with green bush, goodhomesmagazine.com

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If you prefer a more minimalist approach, this Cordless Outdoor Lamp will give your garden a unique glow. It’s ideal for long evenings spent outdoors and offers a bold bright light meaning you’ll have a clear view.

Read more: 6 garden furniture sets for summer 2021

Subtle and stylish

Outdoor lamps lighting pathway, goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Iconic Lights

Light up your garden pathways with these easy to set up bollard outdoor lights. Lighting up a pathway into your garden, perfectly placed around decking or anywhere else in the garden, these will always look fab. The sleek design won’t go out of fashion and will complement your plants, as well as making it safe.

Solar sleek

Solar powered ground lamp in gravel, goodhomesmagazine.com


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Easily pushed into the ground and great for spreading around the garden to give you plenty of light are these Wofi Salina Powered Solar Lamps. 

They slot into gravel, grass or dirt easily and will effectively light your garden using solar power whilst looking stylish at the same time.

Industrial chic

Outdoor light mounted on wall, goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Iconic Lights

Perfect for summerhouses, sheds and by the back door, this Bow Oval Bulkhead Wall Light will ensure you can clearly see where you’re going, whilst also fitting nicely into your garden decor. We get serious holiday apartment vibes from the brushed chrome design, definitely a game-changer.

Subtle effect

Outdoor hanging fairy lights around garden space, goodhomesmagazine.com

Image: Sparkle Lighting

Transform the look of your space in an instant by adding some hanging outdoor lights. So simple yet so effective, these Connectable Festoon Lights will immediately give your garden area a lift. These will also work beautifully in smaller spaces such as balconies and patios, so a worthy investment.


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