Duct Tape Angel Wings

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About: Ever since I was a kid I was obsessed with making interesting crafts, usually small stuffed animal and dolls and crappy beaded jewelry. Now, I'm still an obsessive crafter who makes up her own patterns, only...

This is one wing of a pair of angel wings I made awhile back. The whole pair used 1 1/2 rolls of duct tape, 2 coat-hangers, and some reeds for basket making as a frame. The whole wing measures out to about 3ft long.  
I later attached both wings to a harness I put together made with hardware cloth, foam, and a belt for my Halloween costume, though unfortunately I never got around to taking pictures of the finished project. 
It was a huge hit, though I did have to make sure not to hit people in the face when I turned around too fast!

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    Kayley ElizabethY

    3 years ago

    Omg I made something like this but the wings kinda draped when I wore them because they were heavy!

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    Lo281

    6 years ago on Introduction

    Is there any way I can get instruction please!

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    tinker234

    6 years ago on Introduction

    could you make a step by step i would like to make these

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    ladycroft108happyjo

    Reply 7 years ago on Introduction

    thanks! I still need to find a pic of them being worn, and my notes, then I can get around to making a step by step instructable:)

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    tmarvenladycroft108

    Reply 7 years ago on Introduction

    Any chance a tutorial of these will be going up? They look perfect for my Halloween costume idea.

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    hhellerladycroft108

    Reply 7 years ago on Introduction

    These are awesome! I don't suppose you have a tutorial up anywhere as of yet? I'd love to know how you did the feathers :D

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    cmartin-1

    7 years ago on Introduction

    Are you going to post a pic of you wearing them so we can see them on a person? They look awsome!