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As I was putting up my Christmas Tree, I realized it was WAY too bare. Me, being my normal cheap self, needed to create a cheap, fun way to decorate my Tree. And so I did. I introduce to you, the Duct Tape Ornament. And the great thing about it, is that you can find some use for it during all the seasons, maybe as a door knob thing, or maybe you just choose to keep it as a seasonal thing.
but yeah,
here's the Duct Tape Ornament/Decoration
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Step 1: What You Will Need

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What You Need for this simple craft is pretty basic (and I would be ashamed if I didn't have this in my own home)

Quick List:
Yarn(Whatever color fits your needs)
Duct Tape(Preferably colored)
Any Ball like object that fits your wanted size(I went with a Tennis Ball)

Step 2: Getting Started

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Start off by cutting around Six(6) inches of yarn to use as the hanger.
Simply tape the yarn to whatever side you choose to be the top.
Now, on the direct other side of the ball, tape a Nice, Big square with whatever color it is that your going to start with.(I used black)

Step 3: How To Design

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Now, to design the ball the way I did, I used the same technique used with making Duct Tape Roses.
Simple make, yet creates decent designs.
Start by taking some duct tape around Two(2) inches, or whenever it mostly looks like a square of tape.
Fold end over on end which gives you a triangle look with tape at the bottom.
Would Easter eggs work?
But duct tape is not cheap
smartjulia2 years ago
infact uif you turn the cone upside down you can make it into a christmas tree
smartjulia2 years ago
you have given me some great ideas "thanks" Great Idea
King Julien4 years ago
What could I use instead of a heavy ball? maybe a foam ball?
I was thinking of just scrunching paper into a ball and try it like that.
Maybe tape the paper ball tightly first to keep the shape.
5STARGBLOOD4 years ago
ur pics on this 1 luk more like orange and black not red and blakc
one could use any color even green and red
twighahn4 years ago
one could use origami designs and ductape to make other decorations
deofthedead5 years ago
aslfjsadtgasf awesome. No fair, fueling my love of duct tape. My girlfriend is gonna start questioning me every time I buy a roll now... Like it's some kind of addiction.
kloechan255 years ago
wow! this is reli creative! <3 it!