BRING SUMMER TO YOUR HOME – #7 DIY Fan made of Straws

Allgemein, Decor, SUMMER

“And at the end of the day your feet should be dirty, your hair messy and your eyes sparking.”

Summer is definitely a state of mind. After a week full of hot summer inspirations, you might seek for refreshment and cooling. This is why the last DIY project to #bringsummertoyourhome is a DIY fan. In my easy step by step instruction I show you how to get the best results.

  1. Source of inspiration

On my summer mood-board on Pinterest you can find some juicy inspirations for the summer.

  1. Required supplies

MoneyDrinking Straw: 0,57€ / (21cm x 35 = 735 cm) = 0,11€ / 133 cm per fan


2 x 35 cm , 3x 21 cm

MoneyWrapping paper: 0,98€ / 70 x 200cm = ~0,13€ per 25cm  x 70 cm per fan

Money Nylon thread: 1,70€ / 50m = 0,01€ / ~0,2m per fan

Total cost per fan = 0,25€

search v2 Where to find: 

Søstrene Grene – Wrapping paper

Søstrene Grene – Drinking Straws

3. DIY – Step by Step


DIY Fan mad of Straws – Step by step instructions

Zeit 30 minutes

4. Results


DIY Fan mad of Straws


DIY Fan made of straws

Are you already in summer mood? What do you do to bring summer to your home? Leave your comment or share your pictures with me on Instagram or Facebook: #bringsummertoyourhome