truebluemeandyou: DIY Weaving with Drinking Straws. Skinny = 3 straws, Wider = 15 straws. Even though this is for children of all ages, I had to read the directions twice, but then I got it and it was easy to understand. Good for small projects like bracelets, and great for kids. Tutorial at Home Ed Groups here. *This is now a closed blog. *For another tutorial go to Dollar Store Crafts here or the best and easiest way to learn this is to watch thevideo at Kid at Art here.