Tin Can DIY Lanterns

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Tin Can DIY Lantern
Tin Can DIY Lantern
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How cool would it be to have your own little star show right on your back porch? Well, now you don't have to wonder because with these Tin Can DIY Lanterns, you can star gaze all you want. Recycle your tin cans by doing this super cool DIY outdoor craft. Kids will love these. To create little holes for the candle light to peak out through, use a nail and poke it through. You can make tons of these and hang them up to create lighting for outdoors or strictly for decorations. Enjoy your star show!

Estimated CostUnder $10

Time to CompleteUnder an hour

Primary TechniqueHome Decor


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Well, I did it again. I just threw out a can that would have worked wonderfully for this. I don't use many of them, so it will be awhile before I have another one and I hope to remember this! It looks easy enough to do and it will be great for the patio this summer.


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