Handmade paper star lights originated in India as part of the "Festival of Lights" also known as Diwali. They have made the transformation from traditional Indian decoration to hip cultural phenomenon, with appearances on MTV, HGTV and more. These cool hanging star lanterns ship flat, then pop open like an origami masterpiece. Most stars measure 24" across when open. We include complete assembly instructions. It only takes about two minutes to put your lantern together! See our new hanging paper star light video for a realistic view of these great lanterns. You can also download a PDF instruction sheet that shows how they are assembled. Choose from a variety of paper star themes, including five point stars, nine point stars, and everybody's favorite: paper star lamps on sale! Whether you are looking for a hanging lamp for a party, a wedding, a kid's room, a dorm or your own house, we have one that will look great.