We love strands of white string lights for outdoor spaces. Our favorite layout? A canopy of them overhead in a zigzag pattern. It looks so casual and somehow "European" to us. Sounds silly, but that's just how it makes us feel:
EXACTLY what I have been looking for to create my outdoor Italian Piazza in my backyard. Think cypress trees, lemon trees, Tuscan rosemary, pea gravel, cafe tables, strings of lights, and an outdoor fireplace.