50+ Ultimate DIY Christmas Lanterns for the Coming Holiday

Christmas exudes warmth and togetherness with its sumptuous family dinners, dessert delights, lighting systems, Christmassy decoration, and the majestic Christmas tree to top them all. Lanterns, if created with thoughtful vibes, should form an ambience that not only uplifts the holiday charm but lights up the place like no usual lighting system. Try the following ideas of DIY Christmas lanterns this year and have a Merry Christmas.

Let the Holiday Glow Thrive with These DIY Christmas Lanterns

Your handmade lanterns would automatically reflect your personality. With a widespread of ideas to try with these lanterns, you can always mix and match different themes.

  • Lanterns out of glasses: You could try making mason jar lanterns, wine glass lanterns and even wine bottle lanterns.
  • Have nature play the role: Have you ever thought of trying out lanterns made of ice? If not, then give it a thought.
  • Lanterns out of wood: Get your carpentry tools in line and get down making a nice wooden lantern of your choice.
  • Paper lanterns: Although common but with paper lanterns the versatility quotient fares high.

Create Themed Christmas Lanterns to Take Your Guests by Surprise

Organize a themed Christmas party and surprise your guests with Christmas lanterns, cake, cuisine and other decorations. You could carve out patterns and designs on handmade paper lanterns or paint the mason jars and fill them with LED lights. Have a party that resonates with the people who are attending. If all your guests are Potterheads, then create Hogwarts themed lanterns. If most of your guests are kids, then build them lanterns with different Disney and other cartoon characters.

Get DIY Christmas lantern ideas from the gallery below and be inspired for the coming Christmas!

Adoring Glimmer And Shimmer Via

Adoring Glimmer And Shimmer

Beautiful Lanterns For The Front Door Via

Beautiful Lanterns For The Front Door

Buffalo Plaid Ribbon Décor Via           

Buffalo Plaid Ribbon Décor

Cute Ornaments Used For Decoration Via

Cute Ornaments Used For Decoration

Decorating In A Customized Manner Via

Decorating In A Customized Manner

Easy To Make Christmas Lantern Via

Easy To Make Christmas Lantern

Floral Christmas Lantern Via

Floral Christmas Lantern

For Farmhouse Christmas Party Via

For Farmhouse Christmas Party

Great Piece To Shine Via

Great Piece To Shine

Lantern For Christmas Via

Lantern For Christmas

Magical Oriental Lantern Via

Magical Oriental Lantern

Porch Décor In Style Via

Porch Décor In Style

Rustic Wood Transformed Into Lantern Via

Rustic Wood Transformed Into Lantern

Simple DIY Lantern Via

Simple DIY Lantern

White Christmas Décor Via

White Christmas Décor

With Snowman LED Candle Via

With Snowman LED Candle

Wooden Outdoor Lanterns Via

Wooden Outdoor Lanterns

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Awesome laced Mason jar Lantern For Christmas

Awesome laced Mason jar Lantern For Christmas

Beautiful Red Decorated lantern For Christmas

Beautiful Red Decorated lantern For Christmas

Bell Shaped Red Lamp For Christmas

Bell Shaped Red Lamp For Christmas

Burning Candle Stuffed Pinecone Mason Jar lamp

Burning Candle Stuffed Pinecone Mason Jar lamp

Chandelier With Sparkling Balls Lamp Decoration For Christmas

Chandelier With Sparkling Balls Lamp Decoration For Christmas

Chimney Styled Vintage Christmas Lantern

Chimney Styled Vintage Christmas Lantern

Clown Decorated Christmas Lantern

Clown Decorated Christmas Lantern

Crafty Mason Jar Lamp For Christmas

Crafty Mason Jar Lamp For Christmas

Creative Green Decorated Christmas Lantern

Creative Green Decorated Christmas Lantern

Creative paper lantern Ideas For Christmas

Creative paper lantern Ideas For Christmas

Decorative Balls With Lights DIY Christmas Lantern

Decorative Balls With Lights DIY Christmas Lantern

Dried Branches With Fairytale Light Christmas decoration

Dried Branches With Fairytale Light Christmas decoration

Dried Pinecone Decorated Christmas Lantern

Dried Pinecone Decorated Christmas Lantern

Easy Bottle And light Christmas Lamp

Easy Bottle And light Christmas Lamp

Faded Red And Green Lantern For Christmas Decoration

Faded Red And Green Lantern For Christmas Decoration

Fairytale Lantern For Outdoor Stair Decoration

Fairytale Lantern For Outdoor Stair Decoration

Floral Light Lantern Decoration For Christmas

Floral Light Lantern Decoration For Christmas

Flower Decorated Candle Lantern For Outdoor

Flower Decorated Candle Lantern For Outdoor

Frozen Cherry Fruit Lanter for Chilled Christmas

Frozen Cherry Fruit Lanter for Chilled Christmas

Geometric Lantern For A Different Christmas Look

Geometric Lantern For A Different Christmas Look

Glass Candle In Pure White For Christmas

Glass Candle In Pure White For Christmas

Globe Made of Lantern For An Amazing Christmas

Globe Made of Lantern For An Amazing Christmas

Glowing Stary lantern For A Perfect Christmas

Glowing Stary lantern For A Perfect Christmas

Gray Classic Christmas lAntern

Gray Classic Christmas lAntern

Green Leafy White Lantern Decoration

Green Leafy White Lantern Decoration

Homemade Lamp Post For Christmas Decoration

Homemade Lamp Post For Christmas Decoration

Huge Decorated Lantern To Celebrtae Christmas

Huge Decorated Lantern To Celebrtae Christmas

Lacy Lantern Decoration For Christmas

Lacy Lantern Decoration For Christmas

Let It Snow Santa lantern

Let It Snow Santa lantern

Mason Jar DIY Christmas Lantern

Mason Jar DIY Christmas Lantern

Mother Mary And Jesus lantern Decoration

Mother Mary And Jesus lantern Decoration

Old And Rustic Lantern for Christmas

Old And Rustic Lantern for Christmas

Paper Cut Christmas Tree Lantern

Paper Cut Christmas Tree Lantern

Perfect Vintage Styled Lantern

Perfect Vintage Styled Lantern

Pine Leaves Decorated Lamps For Christmas

Pine Leaves Decorated Lamps For Christmas

Pinecone And Pine Leaves Stuffed Lamp Decoration

Pinecone And Pine Leaves Stuffed Lamp Decoration

Random lantern Decoration For Christmas

Random lantern Decoration For Christmas

Red Candle Inside A lantern

Red Candle Inside A lantern

Rustic Lantern Well Decorated For Christmas

Rustic Lantern Well Decorated For Christmas

Santa Laugh Christmas Lanter With Decoration

Santa Laugh Christmas Lanter With Decoration

Shimmery Ribbon Decoration For Christmas

Shimmery Ribbon Decoration For Christmas

Snow Stuffed Lantern For A Pretty Christmas Decoration

Snow Stuffed Lantern For A Pretty Christmas Decoration

Soda Can Lantern Made At Home For Christmas

Soda Can Lantern Made At Home For Christmas

Stary Lamp To Enjoy The Perfect Christmas

Stary Lamp To Enjoy The Perfect Christmas

Stylish And Adorable Christmas Table Lamp

Stylish And Adorable Christmas Table Lamp

Sweet Red Ribboned Christmas Lantern

Sweet Red Ribboned Christmas Lantern

Upside Down Green Bottle Christmas lantern

Upside Down Green Bottle Christmas lantern

Vintage Merry Christmas Lamp

Vintage Merry Christmas Lamp

Well Decorated Mason Jar Hanging lantern

Well Decorated Mason Jar Hanging lantern

White lantern With Ribbons For Christmas

White lantern With Ribbons For Christmas

Wooden Block lantern Idea For Christmas

Wooden Block lantern Idea For Christmas

Yellow Light lamp For A Perfect Christmas Decoration

Yellow Light lamp For A Perfect Christmas Decoration