Every one needs a wooden lantern and now you can have one or two by building your own. Free plans and instructions are located at the link.
At the link you will find complete instructions for building four different sizes of lanterns, perfect for a beautiful centerpiece. Plans call for 3/4 inch dowels but you could certainly cut out your own dowels.
This lantern is a great project for anyone wishing to add a little Japanese flair to their home or office. The joinery looks complicated but it is really quite straightforward. Anyone with intermediate skills should be able to build this lantern with relative ease.
Build a grouping of simple lanterns with the free woodworking plans courtesy of HomeDepot.
Build a rustic lantern using this free step-by-step tutorial. Can easily use wood from your scrap pile to build these.
Build a pair of these beautiful wooden star candle sconces using these free woodworking instructions.
This is one of the more beautiful DIY lanterns I have seen lately. Build this wooden lantern using these free step-by-step woodworking plans.
Build lanterns from wood in your scrap pile using these free woodworking instructions.
This wall sconce is a prefect way to use up wood from your scrap pile. Building instructions at the link.
Build a lantern with great rustic farmhouse charm using these free downloadable woodworking plans.