{how to} make egg carton twinkle lights

I like to think of each light as a mini, personal chandelier.

An egg carton chandelier for your christmas lights

So pretty.

You’ll need:

Egg cartons, emptied. Preferably the cardboardy ones. Scissors, paint and Christmas lights.

An egg carton chandelier for your christmas lights

Start by cutting up the carton until you’re left with 12 little pieces per carton. I had two so I ended up with 24.

An egg carton chandelier for your christmas lights

An egg carton chandelier for your christmas lights

Then paint to your hearts content. Or not, you can leave them plain. You’ll poke each light, individually through the bottom of the carton piece and then watch magic happen.

An egg carton chandelier for your christmas lights

An egg carton chandelier for your christmas lights

An egg carton chandelier for your christmas lights

One thought on “{how to} make egg carton twinkle lights

  1. cool idea! I might just have to save my next empty egg carton and let my big kids paint them up…oh – what about glitter?!! OMG! That would be a mini chandelier! 🙂

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