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Pinwheel Cocktail Stirrers.

I got such a rush of happiness this evening when I walked outside my office building and it was warm and still light outside! I popped on my sunglasses and might have actually skipped to the subway. Spring is in the air people, so I’m sharing a crafty little DIY to get you in the spirit. No drink is complete without a festive adornment so I whipped up some mini-pinwheel cocktail stirrers to have on hand for my weekend libations. Making them is super easy: first cut decorative paper into 2″ squares; next cut small incisions into the corner of the squares and roll the edges around a pencil. Finally, layer the four points towards the center and pin them (I use map-tacks) and tack the pinwheel onto a small stirrer. Voila! Now you just need to mix yourself a drink and cheers to spring!

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4 responses to “Pinwheel Cocktail Stirrers.

  1. Mara March 14, 2013 at 9:06 am

    These are conveniently in your shower colors too:) hmmmm

  2. Jaime Lynn (@laviejaime) March 14, 2013 at 9:33 am

    Super cute! I love how light it is now after leaving work B-)

  3. Alyssa Longobucco March 15, 2013 at 10:22 am

    These are adorable. They’d be perfect for a playful spring cocktail party!

  4. Green Door Hospitality March 15, 2013 at 10:45 am

    These are awesome! Pinned so that I can make them this spring for one of our parties!

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