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DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

Adding the little extra touches to a kids party can be easy and inexpensive.  Design your own DIY paper flower straws, place them in a plastic tumbler, and finish with a pretty Mini Bowdabra Bow.

Kids Craft Spring Flower Straws 15 (1)

Materials Needed:

  • Paper Flower Punches
  • Hole Puncher
  • Straws
  • Colorful Tumbler
  • 5/8″ wide Satin Ribbon
  • Mini Bowdabra
  • Hair Bow Tool & Ruler
  • Bowdabra Bow Wire

Instructions:

1. Begin by gathering all the supplies you will need to make this craft.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

2. Place the flowers on the ends of the straws.  Place the straws into the tumbler.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

3. Tie a strand of ribbon around the tumbler.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

4. Place the Hair Bow Tool & Ruler onto the Mini Bowdabra.  Cut 12″ of Bowdabra Bow Wire and fold the wire in half. Place the wire into the Mini Bowdabra.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

5. Place the ribbon print side down onto the Mini Bowdabra.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

6. Fold and twist the ribbon at the 2″ mark to make your first loop.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

7. Create a matching 2″ loop on the other side.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

8. Create several 2″ loops and finish the bow with two 1.5″ loops.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

9. Scrunch down with the Mini Bowdabra Wand.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

10. Thread the two tail ends of the Bowdabra Bow Wire through the loop.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

11. Pull the Bowdabra Bow Wire tightly.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

12. Remove the bow from the Mini Bowdabra and knot the back.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

13. Tie the bow onto the ribbon strand using the Bowdabra Bow Wire.  Thread a small flower through the Bowdabra Bow Wire and tie a small bow to complete it.

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

14. Kids will have so much fun using these paper flowers straws at your next party!

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

Craft Tutorial by Bowdabra Designer Sarah Forhan

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DIY Kids Party Paper Flower Straws

 

 

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