Create icicles that light up the night sky this holiday season.
Tools and Materials
Drill with 1/8-inch drill bit
18- to 36-inch lengths of 3/4-by-1/4-inch wooden lattice strips
50- and 100-bulb strands of green wire mini lights (use 50-bulb strands for short icicles, 100-bulb strands for long ones)
Black all-weather electrical tape
1. Drill 1/8-inch hole at top of wooden lattice strip.
2. Tightly wrap lights around strip, starting a few inches from prong end and being careful not to let bulbs touch. Tape to secure at top and bottom of strip.
3. Loop monofilament through hole to hang.
For more ideas and installation tips, see Nights All Aglow.