Diwali – the Hindu festival of lights – is almost here.
Although Diwali is celebrated all over the world now, there are still places where it’s hard to find pretty diyas (clay oil lamps) and candles, or the necessary sweets and delicacies.
So why not make them yourself? It’s not hard to find the right ingredients or craft materials, and for those extra special touches there’s very little you can’t buy online these days.
Getting family and friends together to create your own unique DIY Diwali will make it extra special.
Here’s a few ideas to get you started.