DIY Duct Tape Hammock Tutorial

While we talk about the countless crafts that can be made by the help o the duct tape, but some people do think that the crafts that are made by the use of the duct tape are only limited to the crafts that are just the kids crafts and are the crafts that can be used for the purpose of the decoration. Well in the countless crafts that are made by the simple use of the duct tape. Yes there are countless crafts that are in the actual use nut they are still made by the help of the duct tape guys so keep on reading as this will be a real great thing and present for you.

While we are out we are always looking for something that can be very useful for use such as the hammocks and the chairs, well there is now no need to make the hammock by the help of the cloth as by the help of the duct tape you can create a lovely an attractive woven hammock so keep on reading and discover that how you can do so.

Here we will tell you that how you can make the duct tape hammock for yourself by the simple use of the simple materials, well this craft is very cheap as it will go really easy on your wallet and also on the other hand you will be a lot happy to know that the materials are also very easy to find.

For making the diy duct tape hammock you will need the 3 rolls of the scotch tape, 2 dowels of the wood, this can depend upon the size that you are willing to make in the hammock for.

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So let us get started.

First know that the duct tape is very sticky so you will have to select a place that where you can start and make your woven piece. I have selected a table and have attached the rest of the hammock to it so that it can b e made very easily.

This is how it shows.

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The first step is to create the long lops of the duct tape on the dowels as shown in the picture. Make sure that you have covered the back side of the loop of the duct tape by the duct tape too, so that it won’t stick at any other place.

Just be very patient while you are doing this on your own.

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Put some pressure on the backside of the loops also so that no air bubbles are preset on that side. Keep creating the loops until you have finished.

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Keep the loops close to each other but they should not touch each other at also.

Now you will have to do the marking for making the loops for the weaving this is a little tricky part but if done wisely then nothing will be wrong here.

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Remember that where should the loop start and end to, as this effect will just be on the base of creating the right loops and creating the right count of the loops all over.

Now start weaving, I have used a ruler as a shuttle to create the spaces between the loops, but you can also use any other thing too.

Just make sure that you have the right count for making the loops and done you are done creating the loops make them stronger by the help of adding the duct tape on the lower side of the duct tape hammock.

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Now your base for the duct tape hammock is ready and now you can move to add the fixing and adding the ropes to it that will finch the making of your this craft.

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Attach the ropes to the both sides of the dowels and continue to adding the duct tape as the more covering of the ropes.

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Once you have done this you duct tape hammock is ready guys.

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