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Do-it-yourself (I can do it!) Steel can lanterns

Greetings! Kopivosian!

We had a wet kitchen extension -- 20' x 25'. It's huge, huge enough to allow my MIL to cook and serve guests of say 50 people at once I think. My Director-of-the-Mansion a.k.a. hubby has requested a little "Man's corner @ Mini bar" and I've allowed that. Weehee! This means I can organise my girlies' drinking session at home too! Huhu~ 



I know this picture hardly shows the kitchen area because now it's still under reno and the place was dark with bright sunny shining in. The allocated "Mini Bar" corner is on the left of this pic. I can't wait to start my own decor soon.

Anyway, my idea for our mini bar would be rustic, if possible build one with salvaged planks for the counter top and put up cozy lightings to compliment the atmosphere. I'd love to have these steel can lanterns to spice up the atmosphere. They look so lovely and romantic and not difficult to make.

* Picture extracted from Design*Sponge. 
Thanks Karen @ Maggie Makes for the great idea & Kate @ Design*Sponge for sharing it

Moreover, I love the energy saving idea. ;) So if you're ready to grab a hammer for knock-knock, go check it out!

Okay, and if anyone have empty coffee cans that I can salvage, do let me know, ya?  ;P

Have a great day!

Elephant Myspace Icon 2 Penny Manson

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