Step 1: Clean your tins

Remove the labels and sticky residue from your tin cans Get tutorial here

Step 3: Create a handle

Grab your thick metal wire and make a nice arc around the top of the can to make a handle Get tutorial here

Step 4: Create two holes for the wire

Drill two holes at the top of the can directly across from one another that are large enough for the wire Get tutorial here

Step 6: Twist the wire

Use your wire cutters or pliers to curve the wire around the edge of the can so it secures the handle in place Get tutorial here

Step 8: Spray paint the lantern

If you want to add a little extra character to your lanterns, spray paint them the color of your choice Get tutorial here

Step 9: Drop a light inside

LED lights are great because they're waterproof and much safer than regular wax candles Get tutorial here

Step 10: Create more lanterns and patterns!

Look at all those designs cast on the wall! The possibilities are endless! Get tutorial here

Step 5: Cut the bow loose

Cut an inch and a half to 2" or so. These to add an extra little touch to the cans Get tutorial here

Next: Light Up Your Bedroom With A... RUG!

Instead of just buying a nightlight for the wall or desk, make a light up rug! Get tutorial here

Step 1: Start crocheting your rug

Start with crocheting a circle. If the circle itself isn't secure, make a few stitches to keep it together Get tutorial here

Step 2: Insert your rope light

Crochet at least 3 rows of your rug before adding the rope light Get tutorial here

Step 3: Finish crocheting the rug

This part goes much faster than you would think because the rope is thick Get tutorial here

Step 4: Turn on the light!

Place your rug close to an outlet in your children's room and plug it in! Get tutorial here

Step 5: Watch the full tutorial

If you want to see how to crochet here's a link just for you Get tutorial here