Washi tape is one of the most versatile craft materials that can be used in numerous ways in your craft project. These are some self-adhesive tapes, just like cello tape, but the only difference is that washi tape comes in different pretty and colorful patterns on the back. Most people say that using washi tape is a girlish thing. But to remind you of the fact that they come in an extensive range of colors, designs, and sizes. So if you don't want pretty and cute things, you can always adapt the design that suits your personality. If you already possess the tapes and are wondering what craft projects you can do with them, read below to get some ideas.
- Use on gift wrapping
One of the most obvious uses you can make of washi tape would be preparing a gift. Have you ever thought of a washi tape gift wrap? Well, it's pretty simple to create. Just bring in some different patterned washi tapes and paste them directly and create different shapes on the gift box or the gift wrapper.
- DIY stickers
Not only kids but the adults and old age group, everyone likes looking at the stickers. There are virtually unlimited possibilities for using washi tape to create DIY stickers. Cut them into different shapes to create gift wraps, greeting cards, notebooks, and letters for decorating.
- Journal covers
Creating mood boards on the diary is every craft lover’s favorite thing. Another way you can make economical use of washi tape is by crafting journal covers. You may display washi tapes on the front of your simple notebooks because they come in so many lovely patterns and distinctive designs or conceal those awkward inner pages.
- Decorating picture frames
Like wall art and mood board creation with washi tape, you can highlight your photo frames with different designs and bold colors. So use them on decorating picture frames to showcase your creative side by producing different geometric shapes around your photos. Buy inexpensive plain wood photo frames from your local craft store and use washi tape to decorate your wood crafts.
- Create easy greeting cards
Whatever the occasion, like birthdays, holidays, or Valentine's Day, you can find appropriate washi tape for it. Get crafty and create your handcrafted greeting cards to let your loved ones know you value them by putting effort into celebrating the milestones they achieved.
- DIY phone case
You may create an attractive phone case with some foil or gold washi tape. You can use bunting, polka dots, or even stripes of washi tape patterns. Moreover, you can use it to transform your laptop cover. Is your keyboard looking dull? Please bring on your creating design with washi tape to make them come alive with different patterns and colors.