7 Places to Use String Bistro Lights at Your Wedding

Talk about mood lighting! Decorative bistro lights, also called string or market lights, add a twinkling atmosphere to wherever you put them. And guess what: These lights aren’t just for outdoor receptions. See where these 19 weddings used bistro lighting to brighten up the wedding night and create effortless ambience.

1. Under the Ceremony Arch

From the album: A Sophisticated Library Wedding in New York, NY

2. On the Ceiling of Your Ceremony Venue 

From the album: A Casual Intimate Wedding In Brooklyn, NY

3. Draped at Your Cocktail Hour

From the album: A Rustic Mountainside Wedding In Los Olivos, CA

4. Over Your Outdoor Reception Tables

Photo: Mel & Co. // Featured: The Knot Blog

Photo: Mel & Co.

From the album: A Romantic Desert Wedding In Tucson, AZ

Photo: Q Weddings // Featured: The Knot Blog

Photo: Q Weddings

From the album: An Organic Rustic Wedding In Austin, TX

From the album: A Romantic Old World Wedding In Santa Rosa Beach, FL

5. Across the Pool at Your Reception

From the album: A Romantic Poolside Wedding In Westwood, CA

From the album: An Italian-Inspired AUtumn Wedding in Montverde, FL

6. On the Ceiling of Your Indoor Reception Venue

From the album: A Vintage Garden Wedding In Rochester, MN

From the album: A Chic Rustic Wedding In Lodi, NY

From the album: A Luxe Outdoor Wedding In San Diego, CA

From the album: A Creative Urban Wedding In New York, NY

From the album: A Rustic Love Bird Wedding In Dripping Springs, TX

From the album: An Urban Garden Wedding In New York, NY

7. Over and Around Your Dance Floor

From the album: A Bohemian Beach Wedding In Bayfield, ON

From the album: A Classic Wedding In Denver, CO

From the album: A Rustic Outdoor Wedding In Round Mountain, TX

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