Here is a great tutorial from Denise Meneghello on how to make this beautiful felt lantern
Click on the images below to see step by step tutorial
You will need scissors, pencil, utility knife, template, colorful silk cord, feltÂ 20 cm x 20 cm. Click here... for the template
Print out the template and use the utility knife to cut through the lines.
Cut a piece of the felt 20 cm x 20 cm. If you prefer to double, cut two pieces of contrasting colors 20 cm x 20 cm, stick them with glue and wait universal drying. Put the template on the felt and draw with a pencil through the lines of the template.
Use the utility knife to cut through the lines
Use scissors to finalizing the cutting
Cut all the way around, leaving it in a circular format
Use your hands to pull the felt down to open the lantern
Place a lightweight glass with a small candle and tie the silk cord
Do others with contrasting colors and hang them where you want