29 Aug '12, 8pm

New Post--LEATHER & DUCT TAPE DIY (excited to share, hope you like!)

New Post--LEATHER & DUCT TAPE DIY (excited to share, hope you like!)

Recently 3M (Scotch Tape) asked me to collaborate on REALLY cool project--combining my love of vintage clothing and thrift store shopping with their product--Duct tape! What an incredible idea! Duct tape is no longer just silver, 3M (Scotch) makes duct tape in every color imaginable, prints as well. You can get it at Target! Check out their selection and other DIY projects . I chose to combine colored duct tape with a vintage leather biker jacket for the project. The jacket was a very lucky find at a local thrift store for $19.99. I decided to do a rainbow of colors on the sleeve. I wanted something simple, and not too complicated. I was inspired by a rainbow jacket done by Thierry Muegler in the 80's. First I chose my colors, then cut individual pieces to wrap around the sleeves--don't worry about length too much, you can let it overlap. Next, apply tape to sleeves of jac...

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