1. Art Canvas
Poke holes in an art canvas and let the lights shine through. There's a free tutorial here.
2. Umbrella Star
Go get that umbrella from the trash and give it a new life.
3. Heat Mat
Rope lights can provide enough warmth to help seeds germinate. See how.
Chunky yarn crocheted around rope lights = awesome. See details here.
5. Ryan Decor
Here's the recipe: old wood ladder, twigs, crystals, string lights. Lovely. Photo is by Alexandra Design Finds.
7. Fire Pit
Fun faux fire idea for a faux fireplace. Try saying that five times fast. Then get the tutorial here.
Probably used a lot of scotch tape, but it was fun while it lasted. Via HomeInteriorDesign on reddit.
9. Hanging Baskets
Dress up summer flower baskets with string lights. Icicles and snow provided free of charge.
Evening bling! Don't let those wire garden planters have the winter off. Join them together and wrap them in string lights. Here's how it's done.