Looking for some cool duct tape crafts ideas? There so many awesome ideas for DIY duct tape projects, that it was quite difficult to choose only 33 ideas we love. You can make everything from shoes and clothes to furniture and home decor using only duct tape and creativity. Duct (Duck) tape is also waterproof, and it comes in more colors and patterns than I can count, so it has amazing crafty uses way beyond simply sticking things together.
You simply need a few basic duct taping skills, like learning how to make duct tape sheets and perhaps weaving, then you are ready to follow just about any of these step by step tutorials. Perfect projects for teens, tweens and kids, adults also love playing with these no mess but loaded with fun duct tape crafts. From duct tape flower pens to truly cute DIY fashion ideas, this list of cool duct tape projects is sure to have you out buying a new supply of tape soon!
Want to know how to make these super cool looking duct tape flowers? Follow these easy step by step instructions for this super cool duct tape project. Super summer crafts for teens. Use and color of duct tape you want for these duct tape flowers.
How To Make Duct Tape Flowers
You will need pencils as well. I found some green pencils with green erasers, but I had some other pencils around as well, so I added them to the mix.
Now you can begin making your flower petals.
You may want to use scissors, but one of the joys of duct tape is that you can easily rip the duct tape to the size you need. Each piece should be a little longer than it is wide. So, rip (or cut) the tape into 2 inch(ish) pieces.
With the sticky side face up, fold one edge over itself, leaving a small strip of the sticky tape on the side as well as the bottom.
Fold the other side over so that you have made a pentagon. Now the only sticky part should be at the bottom.
This is a favorite craft I used to make when I was little but it is equally cool to make now, and the results are much nicer. You get to weave a plaid pattern with pipe cleaners, and then use the pipe cleaner fabric to decorate tin cans. You can really decorate other things with this awesome craft, too.