10 Duct Tape DIY Ideas For Every Level Of Crafter, So Break Out Your Favorite Rolls

Duct tape has a reputation as being one of the most necessary, reliable, and sturdy materials known to man, and for good reason. Duct tape can be used for just about anything — and these cute duct tape DIY ideas prove just that. You can make chic clutches, get yourself together with some organizers, or give your lovingly worn in heels a little makeover. So, break out your favorite rolls of duct tape, and get to crafting! The possibilities are seriously endless.

Image: Sarah Hearts

Striped iPhone Case

Can you believe these iPhone cases are decorated with duct tape? So cute.

Image and tutorial: I Spy DIY

Shoe Upgrade

Have a pair of heels that need a little bit of an update? Use some fun, patterned duct tape.

Image and tutorial: Brassy Apple

Chevron Clutch

This clutch is so chic looking, and it’d be the perfect last minute DIY for a summer wedding.

Image and tutorial: Sarah Hearts

Garden Labels

Water proof, bug proof, disaster proof — duct tape was basically made for garden labels.

Image and tutorial: Aunt Peaches

Easy Key Chains

This would be such a cute gift to give your new dorm mates or room mates!

Image and tutorial: Craft Crazed Mom

Card Holder

You could use this for keeping flash cards organized, or for storing greeting cards.

Image and tutorial: Cute As a Fox

Houndstooth Hanging Garland

Houndstooth duct tape is perfect for making this festive garland for an anniversary — or any day!

Image and tutorial: Girl Loves Glam

Colorful Pencil Case

Obviously these are great for school, or to add some sort of order to the mess you call your purse.

Image and tutorial: While They Snooze

Tote Bag

Yes, you can use duct tape to make tote bags. You can make some great water resistant beach totes or treat bags.

Image and tutorial: Girl Loves Glam


Not an expert gift wrapper? Add these feathers for a chic (and easy) look.

Image and tutorial: Creative Me Inspired You