Chinese New Year Lantern Craft Kit. It's easy to make Chinese lanterns with our Chinese New Year Lantern Craft Kit. Use these colorful cardboard lanterns for the Chinese New Year or any Chinese celebration or Asian party! Each 5 1/2" lantern has a 3" tassel. All craft kit pieces are pre-packaged for individual use. Kits include instructions and extra pieces. We recommend using a hot glue gun (adult supervision recommended) or mini glue dots, sold separately.