Make Recycled Tin Can Lanterns for Your Garden

There's just something about the glow of candles (even fake ones!) on a hot summer evening. Whether it's on the table you keep on your patio or hanging from little hooks in your garden, everything feels more inviting with a little glow. This easy tutorial shows you how to transform old tin cans into pretty lanterns in just a few minutes!


  • Tin cans: emptied, rinsed, label removed
  • Brad Point Drill Bit
  • Drill
  • Craft paint
  • Foam brush
  • Votive candle, LED light or solar light
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Find the directions online at My Uncommon Slice of Suburbia: DIY Tin Can Lanterns

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