DIY Autumn Lanterns
Autumn Lanterns

Autumn Lanterns

First, collect beautiful autumn leaves during a walk, then dry or press and colour them. Finally, using the almost invisible tesa® Double-sided adhesive tape, you may easily create gorgeous fall candles!



  • Different lanterns made of gray glass
  • spray paint in gold
  • scissors
  • dried or pressed leaves
  • tesa® Double-sided adhesive tape 10 m x 12 mm
  • tesa Easy Cover® Premium Film

How we do it:

DIY Autumn Lanterns Overview
DIY Autumn Lanterns Overview

01

Collect all items and let's begin!

DIY Autumn Lanterns Step 1
DIY Autumn Lanterns Step 1

02

Spray the leaves with the gold varnish and let them dry - cover surrounding area with tesa Easy Cover® Premium Film to prevent over spray. Apply a strip of tesa® Double-sided adhesive tape on the backside of the autumn leaves.

DIY Autumn Lanterns Step 2
DIY Autumn Lanterns Step 2

03

Peel-off the protective film from the adhesive tape.

DIY Autumn Lanterns Step 3
DIY Autumn Lanterns Step 3

04

Stick the leaves on to the lantern.