Bright ice lanterns

Age 3-5

Activity Type

outdoor play

Activity Season

winter

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Ice lanterns

Make a glittering, icy candle holder to brighten up dark winter evenings.

These lanterns are super easy to make and look amazing!

  • Add holly leaves, berries or conifer greenery to the water for decoration
  • Freeze your lantern outside on a cold winter night, or pop it in your freezer
  • When the water’s frozen, ask a grown-up to help you free your lantern from the container

Remember, ask your grown-up to light your candle, and never leave a burning candle unattended.

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