Introduction: Duct Tape Bowtie

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If you are like me you love duct tape and you like a challenge every once and a while or you like having odd ties or maybe even both. I willshow you how to make a bowtie out of the greatest material on Earth.

Step 1: Materials

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You will need:
Duct tape
Scissors or Knife
Ruler or Tape Measure

Step 2: First Make a Long Strip

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About 35 inches long

Step 3: Mark the Width

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The side width should be 2.5 to 2.75 inches in width the middle width should be about a half inch. Use picture as sorce for shape. Then draw the shape and cut it out.

Step 4: Finished

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If you have questions feel free to ask. PS This was my first instructable.


im with ya doc
I love doctor who sooooo much im a whovian and im proud of it!!!!

Dr. Who (author)2011-07-11

bowties are cool. so are fezzes(spelling?)

ASMDSVD (author)Dr. Who2011-10-02


the duck tape queen (author)2010-01-02

I made something kinda like this but instead of making it wrap around your neck, i took 4 bread tie things and covered them in duck tape then i attached it to the bow and that way it just clips of and off. great instructable!   :)

ducttaped (author)2009-12-28

this is cool but i dont really understand the 3rd step. what is the blue stuff? (sorry if i sound harsh i dont mean to) and then how do you get the second picture. cann you just explain the entire 3rd step to me? GREAT IDEA !!:)

newb (author)ducttaped2009-12-28

tht lue stuff is the duck tape he used but a tip if you want a more realistic bow tie you can use 1 strip back to back then just trim it to the edges for the bow part i used neon green and pink just 1 strip of each and it came out like this

kaiga (author)2009-04-19

this i good and i cant wait for your tying instructable.

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