White String Lights

Graceful & Elegant

White String Lights

White string lights can be used in a variety of outdoor applications. String lights on white wires are commonly seen illuminating outdoor gardens, hanging above restaurant patios, and brightening outdoor parties. There are also plenty of everyday uses for white string lights in residential settings including use as patio lights and as ambient lighting for outdoor living spaces. However, because of their elegance and graceful beauty, white string lights are most commonly used as a romantic backdrop in outdoor weddings.

White String Lights for Outdoor Spaces

In every outdoor wedding venue, big or small, there is no shortage of opportunity for using white string lights. From ceremony to reception and everything in between, these wedding lights ideas are a perfect way to add a romantic atmosphere on your big day!

  1. White twinkle mini lights woven through bushes and wrapped around trees in a garden wedding create a sparkling atmosphere when the sun begins to set; it will look as if fireflies are dancing across the landscape!
  2. White patio lights on white wire can be strung above an outdoor ceremony space and provide perfect mood lighting for dancing the evening away under the stars.
  3. If your outdoor wedding venue has an arbor or gazebo, these structures can be wrapped in white mini string lights or outlined with white globe lights to create a gorgeous ceremony space and stunning backdrop for wedding photos.
  4. Hanging icicle lights between shepherds hooks is a beautiful way to highlight the wedding cake table or frame an outdoor dining area. Icicle and globe lights can also serve as aisle markers or elegant pathway lighting to guide guests around the venue.
  5. Battery operated white string lights can be tucked into flowering planters to highlight the bright blooms and create ambient lighting on a porch or throughout a garden.
  6. For outdoor wedding venues with a covered porch or deck, icicle lights, globe lights and mini lights can be used to wrap columns, hang down staircase railings and outline the entire space.
  7. Hang white string lights in the ceiling of an outdoor wedding tent.
  8. Wrap a large tree with LED mini lights, then hang candle lanterns, moravian stars, lights balls, or other decorations from the branches.
  9. Keep table centerpieces simple by filling glass jars with white fairy lights and flower petals or glass beads.
  10. Make DIY curtain lights to use as a breathtaking wall of light and fun space for wedding photos.