11 DIY Recycle a Tin Can Into a Gorgeous Lantern Candles

A tin can is a container used for the distribution and storage of goods which is sometimes made of tin metal, tinplate or aluminum but mainly of steel. Tin cans are no longer being thrown in the garbage but are being recycled, decorated and put to good use, even for gift giving.

When reusing cans it is imperative to wash and clean them thoroughly and to get rid of all sharp edges meanwhile being mindful of any rust areas depending on the duration it’s been in your storage. Now that the cans are cleaned and ready for a new makeover, there are a few ways in which they can be remodeled.

These are some fabricated DIY tin cans to serve as lantern centerpieces ideas. Hope you will get some inspirations.