How to Make a Parachute With a Plastic Bag and a Straw?

Answer This cute little parachute is ideal for playing with, or it can be used as a decoration (perhaps a jellyfish), or even used as a sunshade. An ideal craft or science project for the classroom or hom... Read More »

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How to Make a Small Fox from a Plastic Straw?

This endearing little fox is made from pieces of a plastic straw. The next time you use a plastic straw when you're enjoying a meal out, bring it home for recycling into a few sweet foxes and share... Read More »

How to Make a Shrimp out of a Plastic Straw?

You've heard of balloon animals? How about straw animals? Turn an ordinary drinking straw into a shrimp in minutes with these instructions and video. This makes a fun craft project and a unique dec... Read More »

How to Make a Ribbon Bow from a Plastic Straw?

Using only one straw, you can make a pretty bow (or ribbon) suitable for adding to crafts, accessories, and gifts. Follow the instructions to make your own little straw-based bow.

How to Make a Grasshopper from a Plastic Straw?

The Chinese Hunan province is famous for its hemp palm workmanship and grasshoppers were one such traditional craft object created from hemp palm. Equally, in Japan grasshoppers were also fashioned... Read More »