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How To Craft Duct Tape Fabric

Watch more Duct Tape Crafts videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Fashion duct tape into a strong, waterproof, and versatile fabric with these tips. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Determine the size Figure out how much fabric you need. Measure a segment of duct tape with a tape measure and mark the length and width with a pencil. Step 2: Cut off strips of tape Cut off strips of tape with the scissors. Overlap the strips by ? inch to make sheets of duct tape fabric. Tip Duct tape comes in 20 colors, including camouflage. Vary the color of your fabrics for a complementary effect. Step 3: Overlap the strips of tape Flip the sheet 90 degrees and cover the sticky side with a perpendicular strip of tape. Continue until the whole swatch is covered, with no sticky sides visible. Step 4: Repeat the steps Repeat the previous steps to create as many full sheets of fabric as you need. Step 5: Trim the edges Trim the edges for a smooth finish. Now you can piece together your duct tape fabric to make an assortment of items. Did You Know? Duct tape was used to repair the Apollo 7 moonbuggy and to keep lunar dust out of moving parts.
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