IF you are glued to Love Island and fantasise about living in your own swanky villa, it may be easier than you think to make this a reality.
From neon lights to fire pits, you can get your garden and home looking ready for cracking on with a summer soiree.
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Do you want to replicate the Love Island villa in your home on a budget?Credit: ITV
Thankfully, you don’t need to break the bank and have £50,000 in prize money to achieve the look.
It seems like the villa look is all the rage this year, as ElectricalDirect found Google searches for “neon lighting” shot up by 1,566 per cent following the first episode of Love Island.
Here is the ultimate guide to making your pad into a Love Island haven (antics optional).
The Love Island villa has numerous neon signs adding a splash of colourCredit: Eroteme
Add a splash of neon to your home with this rainbow signCredit: Asda
- Rainbow neon sign, £10 from Tesco – buy now
A Love Island themed garden isn’t complete without neon lighting.
These can be hand bent to a custom design, so all you need to do is think of your favourite phrase or any shape you fancy and get ordering.
To achieve the look on a budget, Tesco has a rainbow-shape neon sign for just £10.
The iconic fire pit is where much of the drama takes place – and you can take your garden up a notch with an affordable replicaCredit: ITV
Rekindle your love with your other half in front of your own replica fire pitCredit: Argos
- Square fire put, £25 from Argos – buy now
For the ultimate socialising space (hopefully without the dumpings!), why not add raised wooden seating to your back garden.
If there is space, a fire pit will really be the cherry on top – and Argos has one for just £25.
You can also treat yourself to some water-resistant cushions – like these from Dunelm – too for added comfort!
Pergola style decking
Transform your garden with a pergola or wooden deckingCredit: Eroteme
Perfect for stringing your lights along, completely transform your garden or backyard with Pergola style decking.
Pergolas are fully customisable to your style and can be done on a budget.
Whether you’re after a large area for entertaining or just a small bar area for you and your other half, the options are endless.
This year’s villa looks better than ever, thanks to the string of lights that help keep the drama lasting throughout the nightCredit: Eroteme
Pick up your own string of lights and transform your garden from under ten pounds from shops such as B&M
- Fairy lights, £8 from B&M – buy now
Who says the action has to end as the sun goes down?
Many people are ‘pulled for a chat’ on the villa’s bean bagsCredit: Eroteme
Crack on while sitting on your own colourful bean bags at homeCredit: Argos
- Colour bean bags, £30 from Argos – buy now
The housemates are able to stretch out in the sun by the pool and discuss any muggy actions on large bean bags.
And there is no reason why you can’t get a piece of the action, and make your back garden as extra as theirs is.
Argos does a range of beanbags that come in multiple colours from blue, pink and green, and cost £30.
Many deep chats happen on the garden beds – and the cushions add a splash of colour to the dramaCredit: Eroteme
Give your pad a new lease of life thanks to these colourful cushionsCredit: George
- Yellow cushion, £5 from Asda – buy now
The islanders love nothing more than enjoying the sun on the outside loungers – while discussing the latest muggy action by their fellow housemates.
And the comfortable area has been given splashes of colour this year, with the addition of numerous large cushions that you can find on a budget back home.
George at Asda is currently stocking a range of colourful options that retail for just £5 or £7.
The Islanders are rarely seen without their personalised water bottles – and you can get your own through the appCredit: Eroteme
The Love Island water bottles have become pretty iconic over the series and fans have been eyeing up the bottles since the show started.
But it seems that the endless Google searches for a similar vessel are no longer necessary – as fans can now get their hands on the exact item.
Potential bottle-buyers will have to download the Love Island app to be able to purchase the customised container.
The monogrammed goods can be yours for £20 and are the perfect summer accessory.
There are numerous loungers dotted in the outside area for the contestants – from single beds to double options for snuggling couplesCredit: ITV
Soak up the sun like an Islander with this Argos offeringCredit: Argos
- Rattan effect sun lounger, £140 from Argos – buy now
Where else to spend the day catching up with the night before’s gossip, than on a large bed lounger in the sun?
Pick up your own garden bed to make the most of the weather this summer, with this Rattan Effect Sun Lounger from Argos, which retails for £140.
The bed can be used as a double lounger, two side by side loungers or even as a three-person sofa depending on your garden space.
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