Sticky Style

Sticky Style
If you know me, or have been reading this blog for any amount of time, you know this: I like things easy.  Easy like Sunday morning.  Give me a project that requires one coat of spray paint and I’m a happy camper.  Give me a project that requires less than that?  Now you’re just being crazy!
But that’s what I came up with when I was recently asked to try out some of the new products from Scotch Colors and Patterns Duct Tape.  Have you seen this stuff?  It’s not your grandpa’s roll of silver duct tape, that’s for darn sure. 

So many fun designs, it basically does all the work of a makeover for you.  For instance, I went to my local Goodwill and found these beauties:
$1.99!?!  Tell me that’s not ridiculous.  That thing is a total piece of crap.  The checkout guy thought it “looked like ivory.” The checkout guy was insane.
(The Starlet one is pretty rad, though.) 
But, with just a quick rip, tear, and sticky, stick, stick, and look what I have here!
Pretty cool, I think! 
And while I was at the Goodwill, I also picked up these boring things:
Snoozefest alert.
But not anymore!
I was planning to keep them in my closet for jewelry storage, but I like them so much I think I’m going to put them on my desk so I can see them all the time. 
 
 After that I went a little zany and ran around the house looking for more things that needed some Scotch Duct Tape flair.  I decided my over-the-door-mirror could benefit from some girliness.
The corners were easier than I’d hoped. I just overlapped the tape then pulled it it back at an angle and cut.

I hope you enjoyed my little projects! There’s a million and a half fun duct tape projects out there from quick and simple to downright jaw-dropping.
Right now you can take the Scotch Duct Tape Style that Sticks quiz that will help line you up with patterns and projects to fit your personal style.  
Plus, you could win hundreds of free combo pack samples that they are giving away everyday.

Check it out!



This post is a collaboration between Better After and Scotch Colors and Patterns Duct Tape. Take the quiz to help you find your style that sticks!
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14 Comments

  1. August 29, 2012 / 9:42 PM

    Great job – nothing better than an easy project!!

  2. August 29, 2012 / 11:15 PM

    Those look great Lindsey!!! And they look like you slaved away for hours on them haha….our little secret ok. 😉 Ant

  3. August 29, 2012 / 11:17 PM

    Go You! 🙂

  4. Anonymous
    August 29, 2012 / 11:18 PM

    WOW they look great, I tell ya I had my doubts when I was first reading BUT I am amazed, Great job!!!!!

  5. August 30, 2012 / 12:17 AM

    I will now be calling a loan shark, in order to buy every single pattern of duct tape.

  6. August 30, 2012 / 2:23 AM

    Well lookie who is featured on her own Blog! Yay. I love your projects and the mirror is adorable. Nicely done. 🙂

  7. August 30, 2012 / 3:35 AM

    That is so cool! I love the bracelets and I have a mirror that is just dying to be spruced up! I’m going to check out Home Depot because that is where I have seen this tape at.

  8. August 30, 2012 / 3:46 AM

    What a creative use to pretty duck tape, love how you went house crazy haha.

  9. August 30, 2012 / 3:55 AM

    Love the ideas! Glad the North American market finally picked up on this tape as so popular in Asia.

  10. August 30, 2012 / 12:42 PM

    Is the lace one see through or solid??

  11. August 30, 2012 / 4:49 PM

    this is so cool! I’ve never seen these tape in Toronto before! I wonder if this product is available in Canada yet?

  12. August 30, 2012 / 10:48 PM

    WoW! Super cute AND easy!!!

  13. September 5, 2012 / 3:48 PM

    When I saw that tape in the store I wondered what it would be good for! I thought… who in the world needs fancy duct tape!? But whoa-I love how creative you got with it! That’s why I love your blog! 🙂

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