DIY – Bug Umbrellas For Party Drinks

DIY Bug Umbrellas for Party Drinks – add some pizzazz to your party with this easy party decor that your guests will love and appreciate.

Bug Umbrellas for Party Drinks

Delightful, Whimsical, Playful – Perfect for your next party!

 

I saw an article in the Orange County Register about this clever little idea over the weekend.

Look at those bug umbrellas…ADORABLE! The simplicity and cuteness are perfect to brighten a table for any outdoor occasion.

Who wants a pesky fly in your drink? Here’s an easy solution… add bug-proof umbrellas!

What You Need:

  • Cupcake Liners
  • Colorful Straws
  • Scissors

How To:

  • Pinch the bottom of the Cupcake Liner in the center so that it folds.
  • Cut a small triangle, just large enough for your straw to fit through.
  • Place the straw through the hole, and invert cupcake liner to fit over the top of the glass.

End Result:

Colorful, Practical, and Fun Drink Covers! Bug Umbrellas are an easy party decor that your guests will love and appreciate.

 

Here’s a Printable just for you:

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DIY - Bug Umbrellas For Party Drinks
 
Colorful, Practical, and Fun Drink Covers! Bug Umbrellas are an easy party decor that your guests will love and appreciate.
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Type: DIY
Cuisine: Party Decor
Ingredients:
  • Cupcake Liners
  • Colorful Straws
  • Scissors
Directions:
  1. Pinch the bottom of the Cupcake Liner in the center so that it folds.
  2. Cut a small triangle, just large enough for your straw to fit through.
  3. Place the straw through the hole, and invert cupcake liner to fit over the top of the glass.
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You can find all kinds of decorative cupcake liners and straws these days.

I can’t wait for my next outdoor party! Thank goodness it’s summer; I’ll get a chance to try these very soon.

What clever ideas do you have?

 

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34 thoughts on “DIY – Bug Umbrellas For Party Drinks”

  1. OMG! I have to do this at my next gathering! Why didn’t I think of this long ago? No more flies or tiny bugs falling into people’s drink. Thank you, thank you for sharing!! 🙂

  2. So simple and yet perfect! I wish I had thought of this! I am totally going to look like a genius at the next party at our farm! (I’ll be sure to send them your way when they ask!) Totally Pinning this!!

    1. I can imagine that a picnic at a farm could REALLY benefit from these adorable little Bug Umbrellas! LOL
      Genius away, my friend… Glad you like them, and thanks for the Pin! 🙂

      ~Lorelai

  3. This is brilliant! I can definitely use this for by the pool this summer! I’m always picking up cute cupcake liners at Home Goods…that store is addicting! Thanks for the idea! If you have a free moment, I would love it if you would stop by and share it with us at #FoodieFriDIY too!

  4. Genius! Love…. Love… LOVE this idea!! Thank you so much for taking the time to stop by the Creative Inspiration Link Party. I hope you will join us again next week, M 8p CST – W 8p CST. Have a wonderful holiday weekend!!

  5. That’s such a wonderful idea. So simple, yet so clever. I’m going to be doing this for my drinks from now on when we are drinking outside.

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