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Make It : Paper Lanterns

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In celebration—and gratitude!—of the recent lovely weather, we want to kick off your spring/summer entertaining season with an easy lighting idea from June's Good Things:

These flower beauties are a breeze to make: Just a basic lanterntissue paper circles, double-sided tape, and you're all set.

Don't believe us?  We'll prove it:

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The petals flutter so perfectly when the lanterns are hung, and you could even put a light bulb in it to achieve that midsummer glow.

* Tip:  You may find it easier to rest the lantern upside down before you start sticking the circles from the bottom up.

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