How to Build Your Own Party Lights

Are you having a party? Looking a cool way to decorate? Why don't you build your own party lights? This article will show you how!


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    Cut the black chart paper into 6 equal squares.
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    Now stick the paper cups in a line with mouth facing the sheet. Fill up 4*4 i.e. 16 cups to complete the square.
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    Make 5 identical squares.
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    Find some talcum powder and rub it on the back side of the sheet to reveal the cup rings.
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    Cut out the rings just like the image shows.
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    Place the cellophane sheet on top and paste it.
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    Make cube with the 5 square sheets.
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    Cut out another square and use it as the roof for the cube.
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    Drop in a bulb and switch it on.
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    It should now look like this. You are done!

Things You Need

  • 2 reams of black chart paper
  • 100 small paper cups
  • Glue
  • Scissors/safety craft blade.
  • Cellophane tape/scotch tape
  • Scale/ruler
  • Bulb in a socket
  • Twine
  • 10 sheets of red cellophane paper

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Categories: Parties