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Picture of DIY Straw Bag

This DIY Straw Bag is incredibly easy and it's made out of the ordinary placemats. I really like the result and if you are also in love with this "straw" trend, just follow the steps and make one by yourself.

Try out this DIY project and snap a pic :)

Step 1: What You’ll Need

Picture of What You’ll Need
  • Natural Straw Place Mats 33cm/13'' diameter
  • Natural Burlap
  • Leather Strips x2
  • Leather Cords


  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Scissors
  • Leather Stitching Needle (Big Eye Needle)
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wow wow great creativity,keep it up
Auroris (author)  honestyandjustice10 days ago
Thanks for the nice words :)
That is really quite something! It is really nice how professional this looks with all the fun details like the braided leather and you just started with ordinary placemats :D
Auroris (author)  Penolopy Bulnick10 days ago
Thank you for the appreciation! Yeah...I'm looking forward to the warm summer months ahead)))
What an amazing upcycle for a placemat!
Auroris (author)  audreyobscura12 days ago