Rope lights and yard art aren't just for Christmas. We really appreciate our customer who sent us photos of her fantastic dolphins. This is a great garden accent for summer and would look … [Read more...] about Light Up a Summer Party with Rope Light and Yard Art!
We love this photo that one of our customers sent us of our LED battery lights in action! The sets that this young lady is wearing is a pure white set with white wire. So cute! These battery … [Read more...] about LED Battery Lights for Theatrical Performance
Need colored lights quick to match a party? Forgot to decorate for the holiday, and the holiday is already here? Learn how to make paper lanterns, and you can make DIY lantern string lights to … [Read more...] about How to Make Paper Lanterns with Lights
Here in the Christmas Light Source (CLS) design lab, we LOVE the current rustic chic design craze combining natural cotton, burlap, and magnolias. As I've been adding to our Pinterest board … [Read more...] about Magnolias, Cotton and Burlap with Lights, Oh my!!
With summer upon us, we are looking for a little extra splash for our special events. This lighted flower garland is a perfect fit for both indoor and outdoor occasions. It's an easy do-it-yourself … [Read more...] about Lighted Flower Garland
Throwing a party? Need a centerpiece for an event? Have a space in the house that needs just a little light? Grab a string of battery fairy lights, add a few easy to find objects and throw in a … [Read more...] about One Container 5 Ways with Battery Lights
We love the idea of simple craft projects to add interest to a room. When combined with lights, it's even better! This easy lighted ribbon garland added a special touch to our Easter decorations. With … [Read more...] about Lighted Ribbon Garland
This 5-minute project is perfect for brightening an entryway table, sideboard, or with battery lights, your Easter table. This is our first project in our One String of Light series … [Read more...] about Easter Decorating – One String of Lights
A couple of weeks ago while traveling to visit with friends who used to be from Texas, I had a revelation: Huntsville has great coffee. Everywhere I went, fantastic coffee and tea, as well. At the … [Read more...] about Alchemy Lounge: Huntsville’s Best Coffee (and great little lights)
Background: Planning a great wedding centerpiece? Lighting up a lantern with battery lights? A question we hear over and over is, "How do you suggest I hide the battery box?" Answer: Try … [Read more...] about Hiding the Battery Box in Your Craft Projects
One of our lovely customers shared with us how she is using round bulbs and white cords to accent her fantastic pool. Here's what she had to say: Hi Shellie, These lights turned out amazing! I … [Read more...] about Fantastic way to light up a backyard pool!
Anthony decorated a tree in his front yard with strings of 5mm LED Christmas lights in red and green. These pictures above show the wonderful results. The trees are wrapped snugly without any … [Read more...] about Customer Photos: Wrapping a Tree Trunk for Christmas
We exchanged emails with a customer who installed our 12-volt lights in his car for the Christmas season. The discussion touched on quite a few questions that we hear so we thought sharing the email … [Read more...] about Installing 12 volt Christmas Lights in You Car
On February 18th, it was National Wine Drinking Day ...... What did you do with all of your wine bottles? 5 ways to put those bottles to good use 1. Light them up - of course! Whether … [Read more...] about 5 Ways To Reuse Empty Wine Bottles
Carl, a high school band teacher in California used red, blue and orange chasing lights to create a fantastic volcano for a school event. Here's what he had to say: THE LIGHTS ROCKED!!! You can … [Read more...] about School creates a volcano with lights!
We're not sure how it happens, but the middle of March approaches and suddenly everyone is adding a little more green to their life and researching their ancestry to find how Irish they are! … [Read more...] about Four Ways to Add More Green to Your St. Patrick’s Day
Thanks Jerry for sharing with us your photos and video of your Bellaire participating in the Niles 2014 Christmas light parade! Glad you used our lights again in 2016! Lights used in this … [Read more...] about Jerry’s Bellaire in the Niles Christmas Light Parade
I love it when we receive customer photos showing how our lights made a project like replacing lights on these horses quick and easy. These horses were repaired using Christmas lights with built-in … [Read more...] about Customer Photo: Lighting up Wire Frame Horses
Speaker Paul Ryan and 5th grader Isabella Gerard from Idaho lit the 2016 Capitol Christmas tree on December 6th. Isabella, who hails from Boise, won the right to flip the switch by writing this … [Read more...] about Best Places to Read About the 2016 Capitol Tree
Thanksgiving is behind us and not we are headed full blast to Christmas. Its time to turn our attention to a lovely table. In my world this means repurposing I'm planning my retro Christmas … [Read more...] about Lighting Christmas Centerpieces