Whether you’re feeling creative, or looking for a Valentine’s Day gift on a budget this year, this cute homemade lantern will make an adorable addition to your home. Surprise your spouse with a thoughtful handmade gift that will sit pretty in your living room all year round. What’s more, it couldn’t be simpler to create!
Read more for detailed instructions and images on how to make your own glass lantern.
This lantern jar has a real vintage feel, and should fill your room with mood lighting, making for a very romantic Valentine’s evening. Why not make a few and dot them about the place for a really chilled, homely ambience?
Equipment and Materials You'll Need...
- Glass jar (An old jam or mayonnaise jar would work well for this)
- Two pages from an old novel (Alternatively, you can use newspaper clippings)
- Glue stick
- Twine / ribbon
- LED tealight candle