ECO-FRIENDLY CRAFTS AND IDEAS
Items made out of this plastic such as drinking straws that we usually use only once are very dangerous for nature. A lot of animals die because oceans are polluted with straws. That’s why it’s important to reuse straws and there are a hundred ways to make useful crafts from them.
One of the coolest ways to reuse drinking straws is to make colorful phone cases. We share an easy tutorial that you will like. Follow these easy steps: cut drinking straws in small pieces and place them on parchment and cover with another sheet of parchment paper. Iron for several seconds. Watch the video till the end to find the end of this tutorial. The next phone case idea is awesome! You will need a clear phone case, 8 of 10 clear drinking straws. Using scissors cut drinking straws to match the size of your phone case. Next, take pliers and lighter to seal straw. Melt the straws from one side as you can see in our tutorial. After that mix water with food coloring and using syringe fill the straws. Don’t forget to leave some space in straws. When the straws are ready, glue one by one straw to the phone case.
As a bonus, you will find lots of ways how to create various prints on phone cases.
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