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17 Surprisingly Glam Duct Tape Crafts

Once just limited to boring old silver, duct tape now comes in a wide range of colors and patterns that are perfect for all sorts of DIY projects. Our roundup of duct tape crafts shows you just how versatile this crafting supply can be.

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1. Duct Tape Rose

If you’re not exactly known for your green thumb, duct tape roses added to a low-maintenance potted plant are the perfect choice. The Duck Brand website has the full tutorial for this project.

Feathers

2. Duct Tape Feathers

These funky feathers are perfect for adding a little extra color to gifts wrapped with plain brown paper. Creative Me Inspired You has the details.

Bookmarks

3. Duct Tape Bookmarks

Make work more enjoyable with office supplies featuring duct tape embellishments. Learn how to create these cute bookmarks over at Craftionary.net.

Pencil cups

4. Duct Tape Pencil Cup

Use mini rolls of duct tape and empty tin cans to make these industrial chic pencil cups. Photo courtesy of Brit + Co.

Tray organizer

5. Duct Tape Tray

Cover a shoe box lid with snakeskin print tape to make this stylish home organizer.  I Heart Organizing has the details.

Pencil pouch

6. Duct Tape Pouch

Use vinyl lettering and colorful duct tape to make a pouch for organizing pens, makeup, or other small items. Gingersnap Crafts has the full tutorial.

Duct tape key chains

7. Basic Duct Tape Key Chain

Never lose your keys again when they’re attached to this stylish key chain. Learn how to make it over at The Crafty Blog Stalker.

Duct tape flower keychain

8. Duct Tape Flower Key Chains

If you’d prefer a flower key chain, this design from 101 Duct Tape Crafts is sure to please. Consider making a few extra to have on hand as last minute gifts for friends and family.

Luggage tag

9. Duct Tape Luggage Tag

Are you a frequent traveler? If so, help your suitcase stand out with a custom luggage tag made from pretty duct tape.  Karen Kavett has the instructions for this clever project on her blog.

Purse

10. Duct Tape Purse Refashion

Give a purse that’s seen better days an entirely new look with duct tape.  Second Chances by Susan has the details.

Duct tape bag

11. Duct Tape Beach Bag

Hit the beach in style with a waterproof bag made from duct tape. Mix and match patterns to create a one-of-a-kind bag design.  DIY Beautify explains how to complete this project.

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12. Duct Tape Coin Purse

Keep track of all your spare change with an adorable duct tape change purse made from a sandwich bag. Create Mixed Media has the complete tutorial.

Earrings

13. Duct Tape Earrings

You might not want to wear earrings made from duct tape everyday, but this easy project is a great option for creating accessories that perfectly match your outfit. Learn more on the Duct Brand website.

Necklaces

14. Duct Tape Statement Necklace

These three DIY statement necklace feature pendants made from duct tape. Visit Creme de la Craft for the tutorial.

Diy duct tape garbage bag

15. Car Garbage Bag

If you’re sick of your passengers always leaving trash in your car, encourage them to clean up with a DIY car garbage bag. Find the complete instructions over at Make Something Mondays.

Banner

16. Duct Tape Party Banner

For last minute entertaining, create DIY party decor using duct tape. This banner works especially well for outside parties, since it’s waterproof and won’t be ruined if rains. Learn more over at The Crafting Chicks.

Diy duct tape deco spheres

17. Deco Spheres

Deco spheres displayed in a pretty bowl are an easy way to decorate your home, especially if you make them yourself using Styrofoam balls and duct tape. Crafts ‘n Coffee has the details.