decorate paper lightshades to match your theme!!
diwali paper lantern
Tea light covers, designs created with holes in paper. Would be great if they were placed together for a landscape
The Zing Of My Life: DIY Art Project - How to Make a Diwali Lantern (Akaash Kandil)
These paper lanterns could inspire an interesting and festive outdoor party or a New Years celebration perhaps? Love the colors.
diwali lantern ideas
40+ Diwali Ideas - Cards, Crafts, Decor, DIY - Artsy Craftsy Mom
I like these centrepieces!! Might be able to get a bunch from Pakistan. Different than lanterns. Adds more of the desi feel