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BlackIsTheNewBlack Wed 09-Nov-16 17:34:03

I want to get some new Christmas lights this year but I want to try to get the best deal I can <tight>.
Preferably warm light (golden).

Hit me with your recommendations!

iklboo Wed 09-Nov-16 17:42:16

Asda has got quite a good choice this year. We got 50 blue led lights for £5 (indoor / outdoor on a timer) and they also had warm white ones. I think 100 were £10.

SendARavenToRiverRun Wed 09-Nov-16 17:47:02

Wilkos alway have lots of nice, cheap lights.

BlackIsTheNewBlack Thu 10-Nov-16 11:06:45

Thanks smile
I hadn't thought of wilco or asda. Will have a look online.

winterisnigh Thu 10-Nov-16 11:34:01

Op if you find some can you share? I have had fingers burnt with harsh cold lights I hate. I want a warm and golden glow too

BlackIsTheNewBlack Thu 10-Nov-16 12:00:26

Winterisnigh yes of course. I've been caught out with that too. I've found some that look lovely on ebay but they're under £4 and I'm worried they'll burn my house down!

HairsprayBabe Thu 10-Nov-16 12:27:51

I got mine from home bargains last year, tiny LED in warm white, they look lovely on the tree and they can go outside if I change my scheme at any point!

I also have some red berry type lights that I nestle deep into the tree, but I am undecided about whether or not I will deploy them this year or not!

smellylittleorange Thu 10-Nov-16 13:37:32

I have these 300 warm white from Lightsforfun - I got them in the summer they are lovely and apparently LED is much safer and cheaper to run - they are for 6ft trees though they have a range of options they twinkle and flash etc. I am really pleased with them.
£25.99 but they have lots of other lights too.

smellylittleorange Thu 10-Nov-16 19:44:39

Just been to ALDI and thought of you OP ! next special buy Thursday 17th is Christmas lights

LadyMetroland Thu 10-Nov-16 20:00:00

Lights4fun online is fab. I just ordered loads of Xmas lights and they were a bargain. Sort of things that would be 4 times the price in John Lewis.

MoonfaceAndSilky Fri 11-Nov-16 09:50:16

Just been to ALDI and thought of you OP ! next special buy Thursday 17th is Christmas lights

Oooh thanks, I'm after some lights too fsmile

moggle Fri 11-Nov-16 12:47:40

We got these from Amazon last year for outside our house, the 40 metre option warm white, we paid £20 at the time. They stayed up all year (whoops) and I've just tested them at the weekend and they still work fine.

lostlalaloopsy Fri 11-Nov-16 12:48:45

My local Poundstretchers had loads in!

franksidebottom Fri 11-Nov-16 13:55:32

Definitely try lights4fun, they have some lights reduced atm

winterisnigh Fri 11-Nov-16 20:50:44

smellylittleorange Thu 10-Nov-16 19:44:39

^^ thanks smelly there is one near dh work I can try ...but unless they are lit and on display its hard to see how they will look

smellylittleorange Fri 11-Nov-16 20:55:49

I have also been informed homebase has miles and aisles of Christmas stuff

keeponkeepinon Sat 12-Nov-16 09:27:04

Does anyone know where you can get some reasonably priced cluster lights for outdoors?

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