If you are throwing a party or hosting a gathering
String lighting is one of the most versatile and popular styles of lights that can be used to create a festive atmosphere. Part of the reason is because they produce a nice glow, but more importantly there are a wide range of styles available. Because there are so many styles available there are enough to fit practically any party theme you can think of and they come in different colors. You can find anything from silly to elegant.
Simple, classy white string lights can be a perfect fit for either an indoor or outdoor wedding. Red, white and blue lights are great for a 4th of July BBQ. Strings of lighted jack-o-lanterns add a festive touch to a Halloween party.
LED rope lighting is durable, flexible and it can create a nice effect for gatherings. You can find either white or colored strands of these lights to help you create the look you want.
They are a great choice for outdoor gatherings because of their design these lights are protected in a see through tube. They can be cut to fit the length you need and you can find some that are battery-powered so you don't need to worry about having an outlet in the area where you want to use them. Since they are flexible you can wrap them around anything from trees to deck railings.
Candle lanterns offer a protective way to use candles in a variety of places. They can be set on tables or hung to create different levels of light. Because they use candles they have a warm and cozy glow that is ideal for outdoor evening gatherings. They also come in a variety of styles and because they don't require power they will work in areas away from an outlet, like a beach party, and they will also work during a power outage.
Choosing the right lighting for your gathering can really affect the feel and create the right ambiance for your event. Most of the time it is best to mix a few types to get just the right effect, but adding some of these specific types can add a special touch that will make the event more memorable.