One thing my eye is always drawn to is string lights. I love the vibe they give off. I have my eye on a tree in my yard that would look great ! How do you "light" your outdoor spaces ?

Awesome Reclaimed wood Tree Swing!!! do-able???

Tree Swing made from reclaimed wood. I decided yesterday, before seeing this pin, that I want to put a swing in my house. I have all wood ceilings. No grandchildren yet, but someday, wouldn't it be fun to go to Grandma's house and swing.

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Lights in gazebo enchanting. Needs softer lighting on lawn or no lights. Hide lawn lights with your hand and see for yourself. I love romantic, enchanting and ambiance. Take me away place. This has that feeling. Ditch the runway lights.

Love the way they put the lights on the trunks instead of the usual branches! Simply Divine Living on Facebook

Decorate an outdoor space by wrapping the tree trunks with lights. The twinkling trees will help make the night unforgettable! They actually sell lights specially designed for trees.

eerie and lovely.

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Some outside Bohemian decor. Lanterns hanging off of the tree. It's hard to even tell there is a house under all of the shrubbery.

Secret Garden

an arbor covering the narrow side yard between the house and the fence. opportunity for a "secret garden". Water feature, flowers, bird feeders whatever you desire. Would be nice between house and detached garage too.

sunken dining area of interest and possible with our property's grading.  of note, overhead vines and raised herb planter or terracing.

raised beds surrounding the outdoor dining area. Yes I want an outdoor dining area!

Malta Mini Lantern String Lights | Pottery Barn

Pottery Barn's expertly crafted outdoor lights offer function and style. Find outdoor patio lights in a wide range of styles and finishes.

Martha Stewart Living

If only I had a backyard with a huge willow tree. I'd have dinner under the tree every night

Outdoor cosy.

please sir: A Garden is in Your Future on we heart it. (my future goal, an outdoor paradise, resplendent with twinkling lights)

Our new place has a backyard full of perfectly tall trees just waiting for lights to be strung!

Backyard lit with colorful electric lighting. A Tip About Outdoor Lighting When stringing electric lights on your patio or deck, make sure you look for strands that have a UL seal, which insures they were tested for outdoor safety.

Vasos que fazem a diferença

I've only been using lowes plane jane terra cotta pots at my house but I like the idea of using terra cotta but in different styles. This is my new Inspiration for potted gardening!