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At Light a Lantern we focus on providing imaginative, exciting paper and lantern products. We will supply you with the perfect décor products to add a stunning, inexpensive flourish to any event or celebration. If you can picture it, we can help you create the perfect party, baby shower, wedding or corporate event.

For eye-dazzling party décor, think paper. Paper, lights, lanterns and plenty of sparkle.


10 Halloween-Inspired Decor Ideas & Kids' Craft Projects

October 13, 2014

It's almost Halloween! While it's not such a big deal in South Africa, we think it should be! It's a fun, family-oriented holiday that offers the chance for you to get silly with your kids. So this year, instead of switching all the lights off and pretending you're not home on the 31st of October, why don't you get into the spirit of things (pun intended!) and have some fun with it! We've put together a list of cute Halloween-inspired decor ideas and crafty things for you to do with the kids. They're fun, easy and inexpensive and guaranteed to put a spooky spin on your celebrations.   1. These glow-in-the-dark terrorariums look like loads of fun to make. Everything...

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Getting Creative With Balloons: Party Decor Inspiration

September 22, 2014

Winter is over, which means that party season is upon us.  If you’re planning on throwing a party in the near future, you'll enjoy these simple and inexpensive decorating ideas to add some easy flair to your bash. There's so much you can do with balloons, and it's no surprise that while we were trawling the Internet for ideas for this blog post that we came across heaps and heaps of party decor ideas and inspiration involving balloons. And with good reason too - balloons are cheap, they make a big visual impact and they're easy to work with. Here are some great creative ideas for balloon decor that we've put together for your eyeball enjoyment: 1. Make a really cool...

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