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Christmas string lights in different shapes, including stars and bulbs

 

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26.11.2018

JO CAULKETT

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TWINKLE, TWINKLE

It’s the most magical time of year – when the Christmas lights come out. Try something new with designs that shine

From streets to shop windows, it only really feels like Christmas when the lights start to twinkle. It’s joyfully easy to bring some of that magic into your home, by arranging string lights on your tree – or over your mantelpiece, mirror or windowsill. To maximise the festive fun, though, try some new shapes this year. There are so many designs to choose from, whether you prefer sparkling stars, bright baubles or cascading copper wire. If you’re going full-on festive, try these cute light bulbs complete with a mini Christmas tree inside, or for a centrepiece to turn heads, pull out all the stops with oversized hanging stars. Whichever lights you pick, here’s hoping this is your brightest Christmas yet.
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