Sometimes, a trip to Home Depot with your male counterpart pays off. Upon discovering stunning aluminum radiator covers for sale by the sheet, we’ve created luminaries and even placemats for entertaining guests.
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- sheets of perforated aluminum radiator covers
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- candles (battery operated or regular) [img alt=”” src=”http://everydaydishes.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/diy-luminaries-materials.jpg” class=”aligncenter” width=”620″ height=”413″]
- Cut aluminum sheet, with tin snips, to desired size and wrap into cylinder shape.
- Secure by weaving twine through holes at top and bottom of cylinder.
- Work toward the center, securing seam of luminary in place.
- Use real (wicked) or battery operated candle and set in center of luminary.
- Cut aluminum sheet down to desired size and display.