Today all you have to do is look in your cupboard to discover a wealth of fun. With just a handful of bow tie pasta you can make a variety of fun creations from a barrette to a bookmark to a garland. Check out the ideas below and then share your bow tie pasta creations with our community by tagging your photos #RedTricycle on social media. We’ll share our favorites!

Make a Bow Tie Bookmark
Jazz up reading time with a sparkling bookmark. The blog, Mod Podge Rocks has the scoop on this easy craft.

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Create a Bow Tie Hair Clip
If you have less than an hour today this activity is for you. Click here for the 411 on this sweet activity from our friends at Kiwi Crate.

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Make a Painting
Use the pasta shapes to make a colorful collage. While the blog, Crafty Morning uses painted bow tie pasta to make butterflies, there are dozens of ways to use the pasta shape (think trees, animals and flowers). How many can you create?

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Play Tic Tac Toe
Ditch the pencil and paper for a more creative and fun approach to your next tic tac toe game. Reasons to Skip the Housework blog has the full how-to here.

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Hang a Garland
Dress up your house today with a bow tie pasta garland. Check out how to make your own from the blog, the Gold Jelly Bean here. And, if you need ideas for your Halloween fiesta, click here for a Halloween-inspired garland.  

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What other ideas do you have for bow tie pasta crafts? Tell us in the Comment section below!

— Erin Lem

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