Made from either paper or silk, these lanterns were made in different shapes and size each denoting a special message. They were traditionally designed with regional images or things from nature.
With the changing traditions, these lamps have changed their personality and are now created with modern designs fused with a traditional touch. They now come in different shapes and sizes, with colorful LED lights inside them. Although, they represent a very old tradition, they are still put to beautiful uses because of their aesthetic nature and functional design.
How you can creatively use these lantern lights:
These lantern lights appear festive and ethereal by day, and sparkling and shimmering at night. So you can give an enchanting appearance to your wedding decor by adding some of these alluring lanterns to your venue. You can play with their designs, colors and size to suit the theme and requirements of your wedding. You can decorate wedding arches, or line up the aisle and create a mesmerizing illuminating effect. You can also hang these lanterns on strings of bulbs, and it will give a hypnotic look to your wedding. Don't be afraid to mix and match many colors and sizes to create a matchless look.
Be it an elegant sit-down dinner or a fun birthday party or any outdoor or indoor event space, these lantern lights will add a dash of glamour to your function. You can attach these lanterns on hula hoops and hung them on the ceiling, and it will look gorgeous hanging down your ceiling. You can also select from the numerous shapes to go with the theme of the party. If you are having a party in a tent, then these paper lanterns are perfect as you can easily hang them with some Christmas lights to add a whimsy touch to your event. It's a new innovative way to add punch and color to your event. These lanterns are not only budget-friendly, but they also look very pretty. Nowadays water lanterns are also available in the market which can add a magic touch when used to decorate the pool, pond or any water body.
Hand-crafted lantern lights are easy and affordable decor elements to design your living space whether it's a restaurant or your home. Restaurants can make delightful lamps from these lanterns and place it on their table to add the oomph. Additionally, it can be also hanged on trees to add colors, so that it will look bewitching in the morning and enthralling at night with small bulbs placed inside them. You can also hang them on the ceilings to provide light which will not only add a dreamy look to your restaurant, but will also increase the functionality of the restaurant.
You can also creatively use hand-crafted lantern lights to add to your home decor. These paper lanterns look trendy and chic, if you want to add an oriental touch to your home. You can add a couple of these and line them on a string to create a fun banter. Kids can also participate to add their unique touch to them, by decorating them. By grouping these lanterns, you can create a gorgeous chandelier from them. You can make use of silk lanterns as they are durable and can sustain the wear and tear and thus they last long without getting shabby and tattered.
You just need little creativity, and there are end numbers of uses of these beautiful lantern lights.