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12 of the best outdoor lights to make your garden twinkle this summer

Brighten up your space during lockdown

Abigail Malbon

Summer has arrived and with the coronavirus lockdown finally easing, we can now enjoy more time with our loved ones outdoors in our gardens. You might have already invested in some gorgeous garden furniture, but what about lighting for your outside space? Whether you have loads of spare room, a small balcony or just a windowsill, adding some outdoor lights can transform your home - these are the best ones available to buy online now…

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Hang this pretty curtain of string lights across your fence or from a pergola or gazebo to add a soft glow across your entire garden. Operated with a remote control, there are eight settings to choose from, including twinkle flash and fade. Better still, you can bring them indoors too to create your very own winter wonderland at Christmas.

LED curtain lights, £11.99, Amazon

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Brighten up your outdoor space with these solar-powered string LED lights, which have eight different settings including fading, flashing and steady on to create the perfect atmosphere for your next garden party.

Solar string lights, £14.79, Amazon

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Nestle these stake lights in garden borders or next to your patio to add some subtle light in the evening. Available in a pack of eight, these weatherproof lights are easy to install.

Pack of 8 solar-powered stake lights, £29.99, Amazon

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We adore these spherical twinkly lights, which look so special when hung from a tree.

Solar spiral hanging lanterns, £15.99, Amazon

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Classic fairy lights are perfect for any type of garden, and these reliable ones from amazon can be thread through tree branches, railings and more.

Battery operated waterproof fairy lights, £10.99, Amazon

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This gorgeous cactus light is bound to bring the party vibes to your garden this summer - and at less than £10, we're buying while we still can!

Solar neon cactus stake light, £9.99, Studio.co.uk

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Introduce some sparkle to your garden with these stunning stake lights.

Starburst Stake Lights, £34.99, Lights4fun

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If sleek and sophisticated is what you’re looking for, this copper wall light is perfect. It has a fun nautical vibe - great for those lucky enough to leave near the sea.

Outdoor bulkhead wall light, £19.50, La Redoute

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If your outdoor space is big, opt for these 72ft 200 LED lights. They’re solar powered, so you won’t need to worry about replacing the batteries regularly. 

Solar string lights, £15, Amazon

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This simple wall lantern offers plenty of light and looks neat on any type of wall.

Outdoor lantern, £12, Argos

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These gorgeous pendant lights are bound to brighten up a BBQ!

Outdoor pendant lights, £22.99, Wayfair

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Looking for something a little bit different? These flower lights are just that! They look surprisingly like real a real lily flower, and are guaranteed to brighten up your garden. 

Two-pack solar flower lights, £22.89, Amazon

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