Angpow lanterns and CNY craft collections

Here’s a collection of our past angpow lanterns and Chinese New Year crafts. 

Angpow Koi Fish

We received endless request for the angpow koi fish template. 
Angpow koi fish

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The good news is we have finally uploaded the template below and also in our original post. 

angpow koi fish template


Just click, save and print it and trace it onto your angpow packets. 

Angpow Lucky Star Lantern

Angpow star lantern

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Angpow Ball Lantern


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Wheel of Fortune Angpow Lantern

Wheel of fortune angpow lantern

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Angpow Flower Lantern

DIY Angpow flower lantern

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Angpow fire cracker

Angpow fire cracker

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Angpow ancient coin lantern

Ancient coin lantern

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Angpow Gold Fish

Angpow gold fish

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Angpow Fish Lantern

Angpow fish lantern

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Chinese Paper Cut – SPRING

chinese paper cut - spring

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Do catch us on RTM2’s Hello On Two on the 4th February 2013 at 7.30am for our LIVE demo of Angpow Ancient Coin lantern and Angpow Flower Lantern.

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    Very very nice !! My family don’t really celebrate CNY but I think I’m gonna try and get my hands on these and give it a try!!! LOL!! Thank you for sharing!

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    WOW, I love these, esp the fish! Have bookmarked it to try! thanks for putting this post tog!

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    Whoa! That ang pow koi fish looks difficult!

    It’s amazing, the things you do with them red packets.

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    Nice CNY decor and thanks for sharing the tutorial. I like your Angpow Gold Fish, so cute.

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    Sigh..this year Sifu is not around to teach me.

    All I have for my CNY deco is Do-it-myself red packets.ahahhahhah

    Happy Chinese New Year to Submerryn and family

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    After I tried to make the ang pow snake, I must admit that I’m suck in crafty thing >.< Please allow me to call you SIFU!

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    I love the koi fish and the fire crackers!
    Its amazing that you can do so many crafts out of the simple ang pow packets!

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    Nice nice nice! You’re so talented Merryn =)

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    Wah! So many varieties. You are good.

    Happy Chinese New Year to you and your family, Merryn!

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    I remember I followed your koi fish template and made many koi fish to stick on my office and my house walls. Thanks Merryn for the sharing.

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    Nice! Nice…but lazy to make lah! Next year, you make and courier to me, can? Hehehehehe!!!!

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    i really want to learn to make a lantern,can u teach me sis?

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    Last year did a lot of the fishes. Nothing this year. Lazy.

    Nice flower lantern you had there.

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