Neon Lanterns: Diwali Catching Neon Fever
This is a last post on Diwali décor. With Diwali cleaning and decorating is keeping me busy, I am writing up more about Diwali décor.
All the streets in any Indian city or village had Diwali décor shops lined up. And trust me it looks so beautiful. And one thing which catches up your eyes is none other than lanterns. Neon being the flavor or the colors of the years, even the Diwali lanterns has catches that. Lanterns are also called as Kandeels by Indian people and available are bright orange, neon pink, to fluorescent green color and they are looking so beautiful. Even the Diwali rangoli colors too are available in neon shades.
Lanterns of Diwali are available in wide variety shapes, colors, and sizes. The pop colors or neon shades have become rage.
Even Chinese Lanterns Have Become Popular:
Red ords with golden motifs and quite light on pocket.
Other Types of Lanterns Available Are:
Natural made such as wooden chimney lantern, traditional lanterns such as made from coconut shell, and ethnic lanterns which are made from designed and motif clothes.
Plastic made lanterns which are available in blossoming flower shape, and different patterns.
Chinese lanterns are available in different colors other than red.
Other than conventional lanterns there are shape shifters that are different shape lanterns which make great decorative pieces.
Available in market are rainbow color stars along with five sided stars and in psychedelic which will liven up your home.
Lighting the diyas, candles, and lanterns is part of Diwali celebration and decoration.
The lanterns are hung in balconies, main door area, and even in living room. You can light up lantern with electricity using a bulb, or with diya too.