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Add some spooky style your your home!
These Mexican sugar skull-inspired Day of the Dead luminaries will add some eerie elegance to your front walkway. The best part? They use recycled materials!

Posted by Flourish & Knot Published See Flourish & Knot's 7 projects »
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  • How to make a lantern. Día De Muertos (Day Of The Dead) Luminaries - Step 1
    Step 1

    Print and cut out your chosen "calaverita" (sugar skull) image.

  • How to make a lantern. Día De Muertos (Day Of The Dead) Luminaries - Step 2
    Step 2

    Tape your template to the can. With the nail and hammer, punch out the outline of the design.

  • How to make a lantern. Día De Muertos (Day Of The Dead) Luminaries - Step 3
    Step 3

    Once your design is punched out, remove the template and, working on a hard, flat work surface, hammer the tin (from the inside) back to it's rounded shape.

    For the full tutorial, please check out Flourish & Knot!

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