Here’s a neat idea: use this Ikea ice cube tray designed to work with water bottles, but freeze a small straw through the length of the tray, then remove once frozen to make ice straws, great for frosty cocktails. [via Core77]
Becky Stern (sternlab.org is a DIY guru and director of wearable electronics at Adafruit. She publishes a new project video every week and hosts a live show on YouTube. Formerly Becky was Senior Video Producer for MAKE. Becky lives in Brooklyn, NY and belongs to art groups Free Art & Technology (“release early, often, and with rap music”) and Madagascar Institute (“fear is never boring”).