Grab the recipe for another great outcome of DIY duct tape crafts. Duct tape is a magical adhesive material and can be found in almost in every home for quick fastenings, grips and bindings. It provides powerful gummy support instantly while you are suffering from an emergency. Here we have explored another creative aspect of duct tape by whipping it into this DIY duct tape hat design, just like that of magicians. We have used here all supplies for this complete makeover from home, you use in routines.
The practical transformation of this genius duct tape idea by cutting the two arched lengths. These lengths after making the both ends meet with the same color of the duct tape will take the cone like shape, that is everything, the rest of the work is just a piece of cake. To make it little bit hard and also to avoid the easy molding of the hat, we have patched up the duct tape with cardboard or poster board. The whole pattern looks very pretty and cool with a buckle and a flower symbol at its front.
For complete DIY duct tape hat makeover at home, following things will be needed:
- Cardboard or Poster Board
- Duct Tape
- Pencil or Marker
- A comfortable working area
This hat model will look great on the head of your baby girl and will surely make her look like a princess, little kids can also wear this with great ease and style to be predicted like a little magician.
You can make use of protractor tool from the geometry to make these arched lengths of duct tape and poster card, poster card will be stiffed inside to make it little bit thick and tight to handle some pressure and force to avoid molding and bending.
Roll these arched lengths towards inside, take the poster card inside the duct tape length, and make the both end meet together. This will provide you a cone shape which is a main part of the whole hat skeleton. Join them with a duct tape strip or patch having same color to maintain the beauty aspects.
The cone shape should be closed from the upper side to behave like that of that, that’s why we have make this circular pattern with same poster card stuffed inside to enclose the upper head of the hat. Make it a little bit bigger to that of cone upper panel size so that we can make it twisted inside to have a durable and firm grip.
Now we will do framework for the brim of the hat, take a big circle of the duct tape and poster card in same size. Place the shorter opening of the cone shape of hat on it and circled it along the boundary with pencil or marker. And cut that small circle form inside of the bigger circle and you will get that nice torus shape that will serve as a brim of the hat.
We are making a full copy of the popular hat pattern and are not in mood to miss anything, you would have been seen many times that there is a charming belt with buckle at the front of the hat which give a pretty nice grace to the hat, now we are making the same with duct tape. Get two little squares of cardboard and duct tape in same size and make them a hollow double layered square shape, poster card stiffed inside of it.
Pass a piece of belt from the home from the doubled layer of the buckle and you are done to have a nice handmade enclosing had pattern to boost up the hat’s chic factor. Now tie it around the shorter opening of the hat cone shape and enjoy the lovely cool hat design which have came up in this rapturous and electrifying shape through your own hands.
The finish and garnishing process can involve multiple things which are never ending and are always optional. We have mounted a small greenish flower pattern having four cool petals, on the belt of the hat to make it unconventional and stunning. Put this hat on your head feel the creative sensation that you have put in it with your own creative hand tweaks.
To make it held tight to firmly gripped on the head we have add a patch of duct tape on the shorter opening of the hat. This patch will provide a best possible ways to pass though the hair catcher though it to be on your head without any hitch or trouble. Otherwise make it in bigger size to that of magician sized to have a reliable wearing of it. In addition you can vary hat theme by varying the duct tape color for hat makeover at home from hundreds of popular and vibrant shades available on stores.