8 Diya, Lantern, and Candle for creative Diwali DIYs
The festival of lights, the joy of illumination, the sweet wishes and prosperous blessings – Diwali is just around the corner. Life gets just a little bit better during the festival. A whole lot better actually and happier!
Diwali deserves all the attention and fuss. Be it food preparations, jaunty outfits or mesmerizing decor – everything has to be prim and proper. There is simply no other option!
Throughout the month of September, we at Decor Chutney tried to take you through the decor festive journey – right from the re-painting and deep cleaning of homes to Navratri and toran DIYs. The next stop in this journey is of pre-Diwali preparations.
Now, where do we begin to prepare for the festival of lights? With the lights of course! So, here we are, dedicating this article to amazing DIYs for making beautiful handmade diyas, lanterns, and candles.
Diya DIYs for Diwali
Nothing screams Diwali like diyas. The bright flickering lights inside and outside every door are simply mesmerising. There’s always the option of purchasing carefully picked colour coordinated diyas. But, what’s the fun in that?
Take a DIY turn this year and gear up for some amazing Diya making sessions. It’s as fun as it looks in these videos.
We can always start with something simple. Pick up some plain brown mud diyas and go nuts painting it with the designs and colours you love.
These are more intricately designed diyas with delicate adornments. All so pretty!
And if you have a creative streak going on, try these peacock diyas. The colour simply takes your breath away.
Lantern DIYs for Diwali
Nothing like fine lanterns with beautiful lights, illuminating your home and doorways, gripping every passerby! Grab some waste paper, tissues, and very easily available chart papers –and gear up to put together lovely lanterns.
Bring your entire family together to make this one! Very easily made, these lanterns have some charm!
Not only is the paper cup lantern really beautiful but also extremely satisfying to make.
Candle DIYs for Diwali
There is one candle for every occasion! Be it floating candles or simply created coloured sticks, candles add to the beauty of every nook and corner of your home.
Water candles are as beautiful and elegant as they sound!
Life is about using the entire box of colours! Go out, get yourself all the shades you like and get going with this one.
Floating candles – sound fancy right? They kind of are. And really pretty of course.
Which one is your favourite? Well, you can let us know in the comments below. In the meantime, happy decorating!