Jump to content


Help finding bamboo fan handles

  • Please log in to reply
17 replies to this topic

#1 Betsy


    VIP Member

  • VIP Member
  • 4,513 posts

    Posted 29 January 2008 - 10:28 PM

    Does anyone know where I can find these bamboo handles? I want to make this myself but I can't find the handles anywhere - looked on EBAY, craft stores, Googled it - Please Help!!
    Click the image to open in full size.

    #2 becks



    • VIP Member
    • 4,881 posts
    • Wedding Date:August 9, 2008
    • Wedding Location:Riviera Maya
    • LocationNew York

    Posted 29 January 2008 - 10:35 PM

    I haven't a clue. but you might look for just a stick and then cut a slit in the end. I'm wondering if maybe a florist or something would have them.

    Happily married since 2008

    Allurements by Rebecca - Destination Wedding Invitations and more

    #3 Lizzy

    • Member
    • 501 posts

      Posted 30 January 2008 - 07:58 PM

      Try a floral supply . I believe they sell them in bulk. Good luck!
      For the dance, at the reception, Maggie wore her crinoline and a lovely lace top. Looks like Tadd likes it!

      Professional Photography by Michael B.www.michaelbstudio.comMinneapolis, MN

      #4 ErinB


        VIP Member

      • VIP Member
      • 9,504 posts

        Posted 30 January 2008 - 08:01 PM

        How pretty! Have you tried EBay? I bet you'll have to buy the long sticks and cut them down.

        #5 berliewed08

        • Newbie
        • 45 posts

          Posted 30 January 2008 - 08:40 PM

          Did you try some of these searches: Natural Tonkin Bamboo, Bamboo Canes, Bamboo Sticks, Bamboo Poles, Bamboo Flower Sticks
          A lot of the searches lead to china. The closest thing i found to it was the 'bag handles on ebay
          Ebay Bamboo handles
          Hoping my New Year's wish comes true.

          #6 gkashmira

          • Sr. Member
          • 1,962 posts

            Posted 30 January 2008 - 08:45 PM

            Would these work?

            Click the image to open in full size.
            Otherwise a craft or floral supply place seems to be your best bet.
            Kashmira & Dan
            Happily married since June 16, 2007
            Our mini-video: http://www.bajavideo...m/Kash_Dan.html
            Photo slideshow: http://www.tomasbarron.com/recent.php

            #7 GeminiLibra

            • Jr. Member
            • 220 posts

              Posted 02 February 2008 - 07:20 PM

              I used bamboo for my invitations. I bought them at Michaels. The bamboo rods were about 60" I think and they were only about $8.00 each. Hope that helps.

              #8 Alyssa

              • Sr. Member
              • 11,793 posts

                Posted 02 February 2008 - 08:40 PM

                those are beautiful maybe i will make our programs to look like that.

                hhmm that picture looks as if the bamboo stalks are cut lenghtwise and glued to the paper - does that seem right?

                #9 Betsy


                  VIP Member

                • VIP Member
                • 4,513 posts

                  Posted 03 February 2008 - 04:09 AM

                  Good News - I emailed the company of these fans and she said she would sell the bamboo sticks for $1.50 a piece - SCORE!! So now I don't have to worry about it! Thanks for all the input - if you want the email or contact person for these just pm me!!

                  #10 Yari

                  • VIP Member
                  • 10,928 posts

                    Posted 03 February 2008 - 04:17 AM

                    Score!! They will look awesome.

                    0 user(s) are reading this topic

                    0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users