PLATYPUS PARTY: Taped up for the 4th of July!

Are you getting ready to throw a 4th of July party?  Here’s how you can liven things up with our Paisley, Denim, White Linen and Picnic Gingham tapes. This is a very inexpensive way to celebrate our independence with style. My family lives in the South where duct tape and culture mix rather easily. Summer […]

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MUSIC MONDAYS: it’s Galactic.

Here I am…Outside. Beachside. In the dark. Quite befitting. The band for today’s Music Mondays is Galactic. The cool thing is that the Milky Way can be seen from anywhere. It doesn’t really matter where you are in this world. We all see the same night sky. (And right now, I’m digging some super cool […]

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ON A BUDGET: Whip up a bright and playful table for a summer soiree

Platypus Designer Duct Tape is the perfect creative tool for up-leveling your party with unique and colorful decorations. The seamless nature of each of our tape designs makes it super-easy to transform everyday items (these herb pots used to be dog food cans!). The smooth matte finish of Platypus tape does not look like regular […]

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COMMUNITY CRAFTERS: create a budget chic wallet to give or keep

Thank you to Madison from Goldsboro, NC who sent us images of this stylish wallet she crafted primarily out of Platypus Designer Duct Tape. What was really fun and unexpected was that she lined the interior of the wallet with Real Leopard!  And we liked how she paired it with Modern Houndstooth for a fashionista-inspired […]

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MUSIC MONDAYS: WILLIE NELSON America at its finest

I’m really excited to be writing the Music Monday post today. Lissa was getting blogged-out anyway.   She’s constantly getting needled to write the blogs because she’s great at it, and it’s always nice to have her uplifting and thoughtful perspective. For this week’s feature, I suggested we do Willie Nelson and we’ve both been […]

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HOW TO: personalize a party, down to the tiniest Designer Duct Tape detail

As mentioned in a previous post, the Platypus People have been super busy planning a wedding…. Well, okay, it was a bridal luncheon and it wasn’t real but it should have been! (Louise even made organic buttercream frosting for the cupcakes with the adorable, handcrafted heart-shaped treat topper. Talk about the devil being in the details! […]

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