Chevron Paper Straw Frames :: DIY Projects

DIY Chevron Paper Straw Frames from Amber of Damask Love.

Amber from Damask Love is back today to share a super adorable frame tutorial using our chevron paper straws. How great would this be as a gift for Mother’s Day or Father’s Day? Take it away, Amber!

It’s craft time! Quick and easy is the best kind of crafting – and this project fits the bill perfectly. When it comes to the adorable chevron paper straws in the TomKat shop, your first thought is probably to sip something…but what about crafting with them? I’m excited to share what I’ve come up with!

DIY Chevron Paper Straw Frames from Amber of Damask Love. DIY Chevron Paper Straw Frames from Amber of Damask Love. DIY Chevron Paper Straw Frames from Amber of Damask Love.

  1. Cut a slit across one side of the straw.
  2. Use the needle to create two holes in the straw and thread the twine through.
  3. Measure out enough twine to make a hanger for the frame and tie a knot at the ends to keep the twine in place.
  4. Slide the photo int0 place.

Project and images from Amber of Damask Love.

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  1. [...] I recently threw a party at which we used paper straws for the punch.  They were a big hit, but the package I bought contained about twice as many straws as I needed.  So I started wondering, what else can you do with paper straws besides sip on tasty beverages?  Kim at The Tomkat Studio used some cute paper straws to make fun frames!  They're perfect for adding a little personality to a bulletin board – wouldn't this be fab for dorm room decorating?  [how to make paper straw frames] [...]

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