There are three key reasons for using Halloween paper lanterns. Firstly, they can be purchased easily via online stores; secondly, they are available at affordable rates, and thirdly, they serve as excellent lighting decorations for your party.
To make your party more spooky and thrilling, you can even customize them with other materials. After customizing them, hang them at different places to give that eerie feeling to your guests. Youll find few tips below that will help you in using these lanterns more appropriately.
The porch is the entrance to the house. So, this place should feature proper lighting. Besides the Halloween pumpkin lanterns, you can use the candle luminaries to illuminate this place. But, place a few luminaries as too many of them would take away the charm of the theme, and it would become far from scary. In order to make your lanterns look more ghostly, you might like to make changes on it. For instance, you can use red acrylic colors to make blood drops. The very entrance would scare your guests.
It would definitely be spine-chilling to find scary faces beside your seat. So, the next places where these Halloween lanterns can be used to make your horror theme successful are the sofas and other sitting arenas. But, dont light them at first. Direct your guests to the sitting arenas while keeping the room dark, and then when they are comfortably seated, light the pumpkin lanterns. This all-of-a-sudden lighting is sure to make your guests scream.
Another good way to scare your guests with these lanterns is to try alternative switching. To make this plan successful, you need to use other colored lanterns along with orange Halloween pumpkin paper lanterns. White would be too subtle; hence, avoid using white paper lanterns. Since, it is horror theme; black would serve as a better option. Arrange the main hall with black and Halloween pumpkin lanterns.
Keep the black ones on when your guests start coming. Then, after all your guests are settled, switch off the black lights. After few minutes, switch on the pumpkin lanterns. Your guests will get used to the lighting as the party proceeds. But, at starting, this sudden switch on and off shall definitely take your guests by surprise.
So, use the Halloween lanterns with other types of lanterns and have an absolutely scary horror party at your house.