Duct tape basically is used in homes as adhesive or fixing of pipe leakages and repair of minute damages in different objects. But this is not the only use of duct tape. You may create many beautiful objects from duct tape using your creativity. Numerous duct tape crafts ideas are available and you can modify them by mixing of different ideas. Many institutes arrange competition in this craft field that enhances the students’ interest and motivate their creativity. A wide range of objects can be produced using duct tape. Here are some unique ideas that can be easily prepared and enhances the beauty of our surrounding.
People fond of reading often need to use bookmarks while reading. A customized book mark can be created using duct tape crafts that will also beautify your books. Select tape of your choice simple one colored or with pattern such as dotted or lined. Cut 10 inches strip and turn it double placing a metal or rubber ring in middle of strip facing stick side to each other. If you want to make it specify for one book you may attach it with help of ribbon or fancy string.
Using duct tape crafts beautiful jewelry item can be prepared such as bracelets, hair bands, rings and necklaces. Different styles and techniques can be used to prepare them for instance braiding, folding, wrapping and cutting etc. For this purpose select a duct tape of your favorite colors. Cut piece of each color in suitable length and fold it length wise to make a cord. Now take three cords and start making a braid. Tie up the end to safe the braid with help of tape piece. In the same way necklaces rings and hair bands can be created. Take 3 or 4 braids of duct tape and attach elastic at the both ends to form a head band.