16 DIY Lantern Ideas!!

Lanterns bring a soft glow to almost any occasion, from holidays to birthdays, outdoor dinners to fall camp-outs. And there are so many different lantern tutorials around to help you create the perfect party! Here are 16 of my favorite DIY Lantern ideas to add some ambiance to your next event!

  • Glitter Lanterns 1 of 17
    Glitter Lanterns
    Add a "disco" touch with this glittery lantern how-to.
    Learn how at Oh Happy Day
  • Embellished Lanterns 2 of 17
    Embellished Lanterns
    Embellish these bright and cheery lanterns -- a great craft for kids!
    Learn how at tatertots & jello
  • Coffee Filter Lantern 3 of 17
    Coffee Filter Lantern
    Make this beautiful, modern, organic lantern ... with coffee filters!
    Learn how at Saucy Glossie
  • Tissue Paper Lanterns 4 of 17
    Tissue Paper Lanterns
    Add a bright touch with these beautiful lanterns.
    Learn how at Martha Stewart
  • DIY Paper Lantern 5 of 17
    DIY Paper Lantern
    Make a room focal point with this grand -- but not overstated -- project.
    Learn how at Blush and Bashful
  • Bunting Lanterns 6 of 17
    Bunting Lanterns
    The cheery bunting adds happiness ... and some fun detail.
    Learn how at You Had Me At Bonjour
  • Holiday Lanterns 7 of 17
    Holiday Lanterns
    Add some holiday-themed light to your winter.
    Learn how at Style Me Pretty
  • Pom Pom Paper Lanterns 8 of 17
    Pom Pom Paper Lanterns
    Add some fun pom poms to your paper lanterns with this fun idea.
    Learn how at Tiny Sparkly Things
  • Bubble Yarn Lantern 9 of 17
    Bubble Yarn Lantern
    It's easier to make than it looks, and a surefire conversation piece.
    Learn how at Re-Nest
  • Paper Doily Lantern 10 of 17
    Paper Doily Lantern
    Graceful detail and a vintage glow makes this project a winner.
    Learn how at Ruffled
  • Bat Lantern 11 of 17
    Bat Lantern
    Add a spooky touch with this light idea.
    Learn how at eighteen25
  • Tea Light Lanterns 12 of 17
    Tea Light Lanterns
    Make the most of your tealights with this great idea.
    Learn how at A Field Journal
  • Typography Lantern 13 of 17
    Typography Lantern
    Who doesn't love some typography? Make it pop with this idea.
    Learn how at Font Crafts
  • Patio Lanterns 14 of 17
    Patio Lanterns
    Bring some spring to your outdoor space with this great idea.
    Learn how at Living at Home
  • Caterpillar Lantern 15 of 17
    Caterpillar Lantern
    Very hungry? So is this lantern -- that kids can't help but love.
    Learn how at Pottery Barn Kids via Design Candy
  • Christmas Lantern 16 of 17
    Christmas Lantern
    Check out this festive holiday idea.
    Learn how at Welcome Sunshine Home
  • Birch Bark Lantern Lights 17 of 17
    Birch Bark Lantern Lights
    Here's a great, organic idea to illuminate any season.
    Learn how at Not On The High Street

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