Our Ideas and Additional Information:
Staying cool and hydrated while outdoors in warm weather is important. If it rains, people are forced to hold an umbrella with one hand in order to stay dry, leaving only one other hand for drinking, eating, and other tasks. Spending time at a picnic or tailgate underneath the hot sun can be extremely uncomfortable and can lead to sunburn.
Maybe have each of the straws form an 'S' for the 'Sip' on the left side and the other combined 'S' for 'Shade' on the right side?