The Short Straw Online

Handmade, Colorful, Vibrant, Eco-friendly, Reusable Glass Straws

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How do I clean my straws?
A: Our straws are dishwasher safe, we also recommend ordering a straw cleaning brush found on the products page.


Q: How durable are glass straws?
A: All of our straws are made of high quality borosilicate glass (the same material used to make the name brand Pyrex dishes). Borosilicate is a highly durable commercial grade cooking glass and when treated with proper care will last for many years.


Q: Do you ship outside the United States?

A: Please contact us before ordering.


Q: Are all of your straws handmade?

A: All of our straws are hand made here in our workshop, being hand made not all straws will be identical. We do however take pride in our craftsmanship and guarantee them to be free of defect. On the rare occasion you find a defect, send us an Email and we'd be happy to address any issues.


Q: Do you take custom orders?

A: Yes, please send us an Email and we will do our best to get you what you are looking for.