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Beautiful Electric Enamel Cup Lanterns

By: Michelle Leslie from acraftymix.com
Beautiful Electric Enamel Cup Lanterns
Beautiful Electric Enamel Cup Lanterns
This image courtesy of acraftymix.com

From the blogger: "Are looking for a unique upcycle idea to add a rustic farmhouse touch to your home decor? You are!! Then you'll absolutely love these Electrified Enamel Cup Lanterns that can be made in an afternoon.

All you need are some cups, lantern bits and electrical fittings. And the best thing about it is you can find glass lanterns at thrift stores for next to nothing and enamel cups are a dime a dozen. No matter where you decide to put them, these lanterns will create a lovely ambiance any room."

 

Estimated CostUnder $10

Time to CompleteIn an evening

Primary TechniqueHome Decor

Easy

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Glass lanterns or even hurricane glass lantern shades almost always seem to be abundant at resale, consignment or thrift stores, as well as the cups, so this project could be easily replicated, and perhaps you could make several for gifts! I love the bulb used in this project, I have some older Amber flame light bulbs as well as a really neat specialty or novelty bulb that flickers like a gas jet light, and that would really look cool! This would also be a neat way to provide realism to a high school play stage set for a certain time period. Clever idea!

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