Paper Lanterns, Pom Poms, Chinese Lanterns, Hanging Lanterns


Tissue Pom Poms

Decorate your party venue with our round petal or contemporary spiked tissue pom poms.

Hanging Lanterns

These round paper lanterns are the perfect decoration for any party or event.

paper Sunbursts

Paper Sunbursts

Paper sunbursts or snowflakes come in a variety of colours and look at any occasion.

Sky LanternsSky Lanterns

Wide selection of coloured, eco-friendly, non-flammable sky lanterns.


Party Genies

Forget sellotape! These revolutionary, invisible stickers are 100% wall-friendly.

Illoom Balloonsilloom Balloons

Fantastic selection of ‘Glow in the dark’ balloons – great for both kids and adults

Candle Lanterns

Candle & Water Lanterns

Add a twist to your outdoor party with our amazing, non-flammable candle lanterns.

Candles & Tea Lights

Wax and LED candles will create an intimate and warm atmosphere.

Gift Bags

Gift Mate Bags

Wrapping presents couldn’t be easier with these simple and elegant gift bags.

Next day UK delivery is available on all orders placed before 11am. Orders to Europe and the rest of the world are sent by DHL courier service and can take as little as 48 hours!


Light a Lantern is an online party store specialising in paper lanterns and other original party supplies for weddings, kid’s parties, adult birthdays and other seasonal occasions. Our product range includes a variety of flying, floating, hanging and floor paper lanterns for both indoor and outdoor use. All paper lanterns supplied by Light a Lantern are manufactured to the highest standard, include detailed instructions, and are safe and easy to use.


What can be better than just balloons? Amongst other innovative party products we supply iLLoom balloons that glow in the dark for up to 15 hours. Available in a number of great colours and themed prints, our LED balloons will light up the faces of both adults and children. Treat your little guests to pirate and football balloons or decorate a birthday party with our glowing “Happy Birthday” balloons.


The latest addition to our party decorations range are tissue paper pom poms and paper sunbursts, also called paper snowflakes. These simple, yet very elegant products are becoming increasingly popular as decorations at weddings. They look particularly great when suspended in marquees and halls, but can also be used outdoors depending on the weather. Tissue pom-poms can be used alone or in combination with our hanging lanterns. All our paper decorations are available in a variety of vibrant colours to match any colour scheme. However, if you can’t find the colour you desire be sure to contact us and we will try to source it for you!


Light a Lantern is an online shop, however our umbrella company Tickle Me Ltd supplies a number of wholesale customers, therefore if you are interested in opening a trade account with us please do not hesitate to contact us.


We hold over 200 different party products at our Light a Lantern warehouses in Bedford and Derby. These include Chinese paper lanterns, tissue pom poms, sunbursts, candle bags, floating water lanterns, tea lights, LED lights, balloons, sticky party hangers for wall decorations and drawstring gift bags for your presents. We are constantly expanding our product range, so watch out for the new party props on our website!


We pride ourselves on quality of all our products and we strive for 100% customer satisfaction, therefore, if you are not completely happy with your order please contact us and we will happily offer you an alternative or issue a full refund.