Birdfeeder becomes lantern


Recycled Items:

  • Bird feeder any size
  • Old white stocking

Also needed:

  • Fabric glue and brush
  • Fabric scissors
  • Battery-operated candle
  • Binder clips


  1. Wash the bird feeder thoroughly with soapy water. Allow to dry.
  2. Slip the stocking over the frame of the bird feeder
  3. Use some binder clips at the top and bottom to keep the stocking tightly over the frame.
  4. Place a good amount of fabric glue on the top and bottom rims of the frame, on the outside of the stocking. Press it onto the frame. Leave to dry overnight.
  5. When it is completely dry, use the fabric scissors and cut away the excess stocking around the top and bottom frame.
  6. Put an electric battery-operated candle into the newly made lantern and display.

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