Summer is here, which means one thing: plenty of time spent on the patio. From backyard barbecues to morning coffee, the backyard is where we spend most of our summer days, and there’s no way to bring a little ambiance to the back porch than with some outdoor string lights. Depending on how you’d like to use your backyard string lights, you may want different types, and not all outdoor string lights are made the same. Walk into your nearby Target store or shop online from a wide variety of outdoor string lights to make your porch look like something out of a fairytale evening. You can choose from different blub colors to wire colors to decor style to power types to multiple lighting patterns. You can pick the extra-long ones for wrapping the area for a simple vibe. Choose the Edison-style ones for a dimmer light and classic effect and outdoor lighting gets an elegant upgrade. There are also solar powered one from Brightech that will be relatively light on your power consumption. make your outdoor something out of a movie with fairy lights that go well with any decor. String lights are very versatile for decorating your indoors too. Few come with extra replaceable bulb too. Outdoor string lighting ideas are many and you can choose any to make your porch Pinterest-ready!