Who knew that duct tape, originally meant to be used as an adhesive tape for industrial as well as domestic purposes, would one day serve as such a handy art supply. From hair styling items to fashion accessories and even designer garments, you can make it all with colorful patterned duct tape. Check out some awesome wallets made completely out of duct tape.
The black and white tiger print stripes give an exciting finishing to the otherwise simple green wallet. There are four pockets for holding your cards, IDs, and other essentials while you can also add an extra pocket to keep your change.
This one has a classic Disney theme to it. Make it in solid pink or adorn the front side with a Disney character sticker, your little princess is sure to love it.
A classy pink tri-fold wallet for all you elegant ladies out there, it really is as simple as the name suggests – made in five simple steps. Check out the tutorial and you will know.
A basic template for those new to making wallets out of duct tape, just follow the simple instructions to achieve your first, designer handmade wallet.
The instructions are for a simple bi-fold wallet, made with silver solid color duct tape. You can try it in any color you like, or even try different patterns with colorful borders.
No matter how hard it is to believe that you can actually make this one yourself at home, this black wallet with leopard patterned inside pockets is made following pretty simple instructions. Try replacing the pink tape strips with yellow or a pale green for variation.
Vibrant, colorful duct tape wallets make amazing gift ideas as well. Imagine how cool it would be to make a wallet for each of your friends on Friendship Day, using their favorite colors.
An ultimate duct tape wallet, with multiple pockets, ID holder, and even a chained compartment, you can make it in any color you want to, once you get a hang of the basic procedure.
This handy tri-fold wallet looks even more interesting for its classic black and white checkerboard pattern. You can easily make it even more exciting by matching bright colors like orange and yellow, blue and pink or any other combination you can think of.
The cute bow is the magic finishing touch for this one, making the end product that much more special. Consider making the bow in a different color so it stands out in a pleasant way, complimenting your workmanship.
The Hello Kitty theme has made its way into every stream of fashion with duct tape wallets being no exception. Try this pattern in pink for a more traditional Hello Kitty look.
Here is a wallet instruction suitable for kids and beginner duct tape artists, with a promise of the end product being both attractive and useful.
Make it in different patterns and color combination and give them to your near and dear ones as simple present on any casual family gathering.
Woven wallets are not just catchy in appearance; they are so much fun to make too. Making the duct tape sheet by weaving strips of different colors with black as the theme is the best part while working on this one.
In today’s world, it is a must for your wallet to have a chamber big enough to fit your smartphone. The same goes for duct tape wallets, so here is a video tutorial for one that would have a nice display chamber for your phone.
Made in the same manner as most of the above wallets, the wood pattern of the duct tape used for this one makes it so unique, giving it a neat finishing.
There is no limit to the number of cool patterns you can achieve with duct tape. For proficient duct tape enthusiasts, pictures can give creative ideas for brand new interesting patterns. So here are some additional design ideas for wallets, based on video games, comic books, and even food items.
You are sure to have found something you can’t wait to start working on. So go ahead, gather all your supplies and get to work. Do not hesitate to explore your creative ideas as you are sure to have something amazing in the end every time.
Published on May 12th 2015 by Daphne Bennette