Introduction: Duct Tape Pencil Box

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You will need scissors, something hard and rectangular (I am using a tablet lol), duct tape (obviously), and cardboard.

Step 1: Trace

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Trace along your rectangular object and make the shapes above. I traced the correct lines with a marker. You need the front, back, sides, bottom, and lip. (I forgot to trace the bottom with the marker)

Step 2: Cut Out

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Step 3: Tape Together Like This...

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and then cover completely with duct tape. On the part where it is taped in random places, you don't need to do that, there were holes in my cardboard.

Step 4: Cut Off Excess Tape

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Do your best not to cut the cardboard.

Step 5: Messed Up

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cut off triangle flap and tape it to a small cardboard rectangle. cut off excess...sry for mistake.

Step 6: Tape on the Flap

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Step 7: Cut a Small Piece and Rip It in Half, This Keeps Your Flap Down.

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Step 8: Ta-Da!

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tape the flap down and done!


Coolloom (author)2015-05-21


Book Girl (author)2015-05-19

Thanks! I am already preparing for back to school! lol

CuriosityMachine (author)2015-05-19

Good way to recycle cardboard!

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