It is so beautiful when in summer the days are long and the nights are warm and full of life and dynamism! Everywhere young people sit on the benches and chat, behind every fence or balcony, one can hear the laughter of carefree people or the whisper of newly in love couples. This description cries out for romantic and warm light to become perfect.
The magical light of the lanterns
Bring your favorite motif to the homemade lantern
Leave two holes to hang
You would surely still be able to write down”Windlichter kaufen”, but we suggest you some basement ideas, how you can make romantic lanterns simple and even free from very simple tin cans. Crafting is fun and everyone feels pride after having created something of their own. Let us also add that the sustainable way of life and the Upcycling to a very reasonable and forward-looking trend, which convinces and inspires more and more people.
A number of lanterns are popular on every garden party
In order to create pretty and, above all, very romantic lanterns made of tin cans, you need any number of tin cans, a hammer, a large nail, acrylic paint for brushing or as a spray can, wire and suitable glue. What the DIY ideas we took some work off and added inspiring suggestions. Make your own lantern and use the motifs that appeal to you the most. Start with something simple, like a circle or a sun.
Decorate the garden path with wind lanterns
First wash the cans and dry them well. Then use an edding pen to draw the motif for which you have decided. Using the hammer and the nail, carefully punch along the outlined contours.
The motifs drawn through holes cast mystical shadows when you light a tea light
At the top edge you leave room for two opposite holes, which you will later use to hang up by means of the wire.
Now light the tealights and put them in the lanterns!
Summer idyll with lanterns made of tin cans
Practical, fast and handmade. What more do you want? For every occasion and occasion, in the garden, in the apartment, on the roof terrace and also for Christmas – Create the most beautiful ambience for yourself and your loved ones!