DIY Download: Straw Flags

Becca’s back with another adorable download! Enjoy…

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I’ve got another DIY download for you, just in time for all those holiday parties around the corner.  Use these simple straw flags to dress up any beverage (even Santa’s)!

Here’s what you’ll need and how to make them:

Tools: Shown above: (A) Cutting mat  (B) Ruler  (C) Straws  (D) Permanent double-sided sticky tape  (E) X-Acto Knife  (F) Paper

Step 1: Print out the downloadable template onto colored paper of your choice (for a homey, hand-made feel, I used brown Kraft paper)

Step 2: Cut out straw flags along the solid lines.

Step 3: Place double-sided stick tape on the back of one half side of the flag.  Make sure your tape starts from the middle so that it will stick to the straw (and prevents flag from sliding down).

Step 4: Place straw on flag, fold over, and press firmly.  Ta-da!  All done.

I’ve also created three different sayings for you, available in three different text colors – black, red, and green.  With all the paper colors and straw colors out there, the different color combinations are absolutely endless!  Hope these straw flags will add that extra little bit of pizazz to your next party!

- Becca

Download Straw Flags
  • Anne

    December 17, 2010 at 5:12 pm

    This is adorable! Where were you able to get those great straws?

  • Becca

    December 18, 2010 at 3:13 am

    Anne, my favorite place to get striped straws is at
    http://store.heliotropehome.com/repast.html

    They don’t always have all the straw colors in stock, but they do restock every so often. Hope that helps!

  • postcards and pretties

    December 20, 2010 at 12:18 pm

    super adorable!!

  • C.R.A.F.T.

    December 20, 2010 at 12:31 pm

    These are adorable! come on over and link up to MMM :)

  • titanium straw benefits

    January 29, 2014 at 3:15 pm

    Woah! I’m really digging the template/theme of this website.
    It’s simple, yet effective. A lot of times it’s difficult to get that “perfect balance” between user friendliness and visual appeal.

    I must say that you’ve done a amazing job with this. Additionally, the blog loads
    super fast for me on Firefox. Outstanding Blog!

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