Paper Lanterns

Some articles on paper lanterns, paper, lanterns, lantern:

Paper Moon (lantern)
... Paper lanterns come in various shapes and sizes, as well as various methods of construction ... In their simplest form, they are simply a paper bag with a candle placed inside, although more complicated lanterns consist of a collapsible bamboo or metal ... Sometimes, other lanterns can be made out of colored silk (usually red) or vinyl ...
Paper Moon (lantern) - In Asian Culture
... of Japan Often associated with festivals, paper lanterns are common in China and Japan and, similarly, in Chinatowns, where they are often hung outside of businesses ... Airborne paper lanterns are called sky lanterns, and are often released into the night sky for aesthetic effect at lantern festivals ... In China, paper lanterns can be classified into 5 distinct classes the Baby's Bottom is the miniature class, often used in modern times with Christmas lights ...

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