Make lanterns for tea lights out of old tin cans. Fill the cans with water & freeze before punching holes with a hammer & nail (or drill) - then thaw out and smooth off any rough edges. Can be painted or left silver.
Shabby Vintage Tin Can Craft; This whole upcycle, recycle, reuse, repurpose thing. is pretty darn cool! Join me and craft "blah" tin cans into shabby, pretty containers with vintage flair and multiple uses!