Duct Tape Wallet

Posted by Laura Dimock on

By Vickie Howell of Vickie Howell


  • Rolls of Duct Tape in Two Colors
  • Scissors
  • Ruler or Measuring Tape


Happy Father's Day crafting!

  1. Dad wallet 2Create duct "fabric" by cutting tape strips (pieces measuring 8" x 3" and an additional 3 1/2" x 2 1/4" pocket piece.) Lay pieces sticky-side-up; overlap & stick. Repeat until piece is appropriate length. Then, layer pieces sticky-side-down on top of existing piece until it's completely covered. Repeat this process to make the back of the wallet.
  2. Seal front and back pieces together with tape strips.
  3. Dad wallet 3Tape card pocket onto the righthand side of the front of the wallet. Fold wallet in half so that the pocket is now on the inside.
  4. Cut several small pieces of contrasting tape; stick onto outside of wallet in "DAD" formation.


Vickie Howell is a mother, designer, writer and crafty spokesperson. Vickie is a regular contributor to Crochet Today! Magazine and Craftzine.com, and the spokesperson for the Lands' End FeelGood Campaign. She's also the author of best-selling craft book, AwareKnits: Knit & Crochet Projects for the Eco-Conscious Stitcher. Learn more about Vickie and her projects at www.vickiehowell.com.

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