Cone Lanterns

Beckon guests to a festive candy buffet adorned with these lanterns and add battery-powered mini lights if desired.
Martha Stewart Weddings, Winter 2013

Tools and Materials

8 1/2-by-11-inch colored paper
Rustoleum specialty polyurethane spray, for stores
Lace fabric (We like those from
Double-sided tape

  1. To create the lace pattern, lay lace on top of colored paper and spray with Rustoleum. Let dry.
  2. Download our cone template, print, and cut out. Lay cone pattern on top of the lace-printed paper, trace, and cut out the cone shape.
  3. Fold into cone shapes, securing in the back with double-sided tape.
  4. To hang them, thread monofilament through the hole at the top, securing with tape on the inside.

Optional: Use the printed scraps from that project as wraps for candy containers.


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