Going to the beach? Have you taken your beach tote already? If you don’t have a cool tote, let’s make one! The supplies are a plain straw bag, white gloss spray paint, masking tape, strong all purpose glue, scissors and pompom trim. Mask off stripes with your tape. Make sure that no unwanted areas are left exposed. Tape some paper or newspaper over the handles too. Tape along the sides to create an end point for your stripes. Press all tape down firmly. Spray paint the exposed areas in a well ventilated area. Do a few light coats until you get a strong, even color. Leave to dry. Continue reading the tutorial here.