Outdoor Lighting Picks That Will Transform Your Yard

From statement entryways to decorative additions, we've compiled everything you need to set the mood for your alfresco gatherings.

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A Warm Welcome

Your front porch is the first thing guests see, so be sure to give them a warm welcome with some outdoor lighting. For a piece that lights the way and makes a stylish statement, look no further than this outdoor chandelier. With its combination of traditional elements—a bronze finish and candlestick bulbs—and geometric design this chandelier easily fits in with a classic- or contemporary-style home. Made of wrought iron, this six-light chandelier is a strong piece that can be used inside or out.

Price: $520

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One-of-a-Kind Outdoor Lighting

Branch out from your patio and decorate your trees with this outdoor lantern. Made of stainless steel and wrapped in all-weather lace fabric this piece is as strong as it is fashionable. This unique lantern also features LED lights and a solar panel, so it will charge when placed in the sun. Not a bright day out? That's OK, with its rechargeable battery you won't be left in the dark even if the sun doesn't peak through. A decorative and functional piece, you can use this lantern—or multiple—to add a soft glow to evening gatherings and decorate even after the party is over.

Price: $38

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A Touch of Candlelight

A Crate & Barrel exclusive, these decorative lanterns are an excellent addition to your outdoor oasis. Available in three sizes, the lanterns feature a stainless steel frame and glass panels which allow plenty of light to pass through. Use them to frame your front door or place them around your yard for an all-over candlelight glow. Bonus: The candles are sold separately so you can pick whatever color best suits your needs. We recommend white for a sophisticated look or colored options for holidays and themed gatherings.

Price: $39.95–99.95

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Country Ceiling

Reminiscent of a traditional windmill yet more decorative, this ceiling fan brings country style onto your front porch or deck. The outdoor lighting option features an aluminum frame that holds multiple weathered oak blades arranged into a windmill formation. A bronze matte finish completes the rustic design and protects it against the elements. To complete your farmhouse fantasy pair this statement piece with a white railing, wooden swing, and planted pots.

Price: $1,495

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Timeless Pendant

Whether you're looking to brighten up your front porch or backyard, this pendant light from Pottery Barn can do it all. Made of metal and glass, the light features a candelabra encased in a glass box for a classic design. It also comes with a pole kit that includes adjustable poles to fit 8-foot to 12-foot ceilings. If you love this design, then we recommend picking up the matching wall sconce to complement your space. Bonus: Both pieces can also be brought indoors to light up your kitchen or living room.

Price: $349

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Brilliant Coverage

When you're wanting a quick way to spruce up your space, we recommend the Edison String Lights from CB2. Modeled after Thomas Edison's first bulb, the strand features 20 bulbs arranged onto a black plastic cord with adapters at the end so you can attach up to five strings together to fill your whole space. Hang them between trees for a unique and fun vibe or use them around your seating area to spark conversation. Regardless where you place them, these string lights are sure to brighten up your patio. Bonus: If you love the Edison-bulb look, check out these Edison-bulb-inspired lighting picks.

Price: $39.95

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Simple Wall Sconce

If you're looking for a simple piece that accompanies other lighting and decor, then this outdoor wall sconce is for you. Its glass panes are accompanied by a boxy, black metal frame creating an understated design that pairs with almost any aesthetic. A single bulb hangs in the center to cast a balanced glow in all directions. Use this lantern to brighten up your walls or order a pair to frame your side or entry doors.

Price: $63.99

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Inviting Barn Light

Cast a warm glow over your space with this barn light. The light features a bowl shade hanging from a dropped arm and a glass globe surrounded with a cage. Due to being surrounded by glass, the bulb delivers a warm light that isn't harsh or distracting. Once installed, you can easily flip it on or off with a switch making it a great addition to anywhere you want quick light. Try it out on your porch or order two to give sliding barn doors the perfect luminary complement.

Price: $113.99

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Illuminated Pathway

When it comes to lighting up your yard, you'll want to consider all your spaces. Yes, your ceiling and deck are great places for additional lights, but don't forget about your sidewalk either. An option like these pathway lights illuminate your walkway while adding serious curb appeal. These pathway lights are energy-efficient thanks to LED lights and sturdy with an aluminum construction. Completed with a bronze finish, these LED pathway lights are a sophisticated—and safe—way to brighten up your sidewalk for visitors.

Price: $92.74

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Fabulous Focal Point

Create a focal point in your outdoor space with the Firefly Pendant Light. The pendants stagger from a black cord and work well with filament, fluorescent, and candelabra bulbs. Not to mention the cords are adjustable so you can customize each lights' length to best suit your design needs. Use this pendant light indoors or out when you hang it above your outdoor dining space or place it above your kitchen island for a modern setting.

Price: $299

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