Upcycled Tin Can Mood Lighting
Upcycled Tin Can Mood Lighting

Upcycled Tin Can Mood Lighting

Hit up your recycling bin and try this DIY!


Add some mood lighting to your next outdoor party by making these DIY lanterns. With just a hammer and nails, a coat of spray paint, and tea candles (battery-operated ones are a great option), you can transform old coffee or soup cans into mood-setting outdoor decor.


Materials

Tin cans

Hammer

Nail

Spray paint

Tea light candles

Upcycled Tin Can Mood Lightin Step 1g

Directions

Step 1

Take labels and glue off the cans.

Step 2

Use the hammer and nail to tap holes into your can. When your design is finished, let the ice melt and dry the can.

Upcycled Tin Can Mood Lighting Step 2

Step 3

If, when you turn the can over, you see a bulge in the bottom, this is from the ice. Simply use your hammer to pound it flat again.

Step 4

Spray paint the can, let dry, and insert tea candles. Gorgeous!

Upcycled Tin Can Mood Lighting Step 3

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