Duct tape may not be your very first choice when it comes to crafting supplies, but it’s actually quite versatile. And now, this trusty toolbox staple can be bought in a variety of colors and even some patterns too! From accessories to the house, let’s take a peek at 23 duct tape DIYs that will have you in awe.
1. Waterproof Beach Bag
Family Fun shows us how to take a beach bag an some duct tape and turn it into a waterproof piece of fun for your next vacation. Take a peek now!
2. Credit Card Wallet
Over at I Love Doing All Things Crafty you can learn how to whip up a wallet just for your credit cards. Keep all of them neat and tidy with this little project.
Creative Me Inspired You knows how to dress up a package. Learn how to whip up these feathers and decorate your loved one’s next gift.
4. Gold Striped Fridge
Thanks to Rachel Schultz we no know how to take a boring old fridge and turn it into a stylish piece of the kitchen’s over all decor. It’s so easy!
5. Gift Wrap
The Sweetest Occasion gives us a gift wrapping idea as well. Learn how to take some duct tape and top your presents with a snazzy bow.
Of course you can make hair bows too. In all colors and patterns this nifty tape comes in, learn how to create this funky accessory in no time. (via)
7. Messenger Bag
Dukes and Duchesses teaches us how to create an entire messenger bag with the help of some duct tape. The kiddos will love this one!
8. Homework Caddy
Aunt Peaches got some duct tape and empty cartons and creating something brand new to keep the countertops a bit more organizing. Mail and homework have a new home!
9. Switch Covers
If you can fin some sparkling duct tape, you can create some super fun light switch covers too. Check out the idea at The Crafty Blog Stalker.
11. Zipper Pouch
Whip up a zipper pouch for the kiddos with some help from Scattered Thoughts. Legos, lipgloss and more can fit inside this little bundle.
Frugal Fun shows us how to make a classic wallet. This too would be a great project to get the kids involved with.
13. Corner Bookmarks
Where are all the readers out there? Make your own corner bookmark by visiting Duck Brand and snagging all the details.
14. Key Wristlet
Crafty Soccer Mom will never lose her keys again with this DIY. Keep them right on your wrist in a trendy and adorable way!
The gals of the house would love to spend an afternoon diving into this project with their pals. They can get so creative with different colors and patterns and help from Craft Whack.
16. Boutonniere & Corsage
Simply Designing shows off their tutorials for creating both a boutonniere and corsage. They’re perfect for pairing with an entire duck tape ensemble.
17. Napkin Rings
Almost Makes Perfect make some stylish and modern geo napkin rings. Set the table with a dose of sophistication and creativity.
18. Luggage Tags
Karen Kavett shows us ow to make some luggage tags too! Personalize them and get creative!
19. iPhone Case
Yes, you can even make a case for your cell phone out of some trusty duct tape. Just check out the tutorial at Dollar Store Crafts.
20. Doll Backpack
Doll Diaries teaches us how to tape duct tape and turn it into a backpack for our dolls. This too is a great idea for the kids to get involved in.
21. Pencil Pouches
Ginger Snap Crafts makes some fun and personalized pencil pouches. It’s a great back to school project or something to surprise your kids with.
22. Chapstick Holder
How can you not love this little chapstick holder? Artsy Creations gives us a great solution on how to never lose our gloss again.
23. Lunch Bags
And finally, even our lunch bags can be jazzed up a bit. Create some snack bags and sandwich pouches quite easily!