Who made the first wallet from our World’s Best Wallet Kit?
Meet Ben.

Hey everyone, Today we want to introduce you to Ben. He is the first person to make a wallet from our new World’s Best Wallet Kit. He even used some of the metal craft corners on this wallet. It does look like a great one. The wood grain makes for a very chic unexpected wallet. […]

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HOW TO: gussy up a notebook

Following up to my recent Back To School Furniture Revamp post (cutest cubby shelf outfitted with “Picnic Gingham”!), here’s how to gussy up a simple notebook with Rob’s tape in five simple steps. This project is a nod to Levi Strauss & Co., still love this brand. I even worked at corporate for a stint. I […]

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BACK TO SCHOOL: Furniture Revamp with Platypus Designer Duct Tape + more!

This Labor Day weekend, I labored. Charlie did too. But, these DIY projects were well worth it. I never felt like I was working at all! I even took a ton of photos on my iPhone…Pretty much anything can be spruced up with Platypus. It just takes colorful creativity + a bit of  roll-up-your-sleeves elbow […]

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HOW TO: super cute headband made out of Platypus, makers of the original Pink Polka Dot….

  It’s about time for another “How To” post. So how about a super cute Pink Polka Dot headband for the cutest Carolina girl ever? Here’s how: ~ Buy a plain headband at your local dime store. ~ Cut a wide piece of Platypus Designer Duct Tape in your pattern of choice. And place this strip over […]

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MUSIC MONDAYS: Mahalo Jack Johnson

I am sitting here wishing for some sun! It is rainy here in San Francisco. Chilled, I decided to dial up some Jack Johnson tunes to warm my heart and tap my toes and imagine myself soaking up some rays. Folk Rock Singer-Songwriter. Musician. Environmentalist. Dad. Surfer Dude. What doesn’t Jack Johnson do? You can’t […]

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Clutch this: “Modern Houndstooth” bag craft

Isn’t this fancy fashionista houndstooth clutch super cool? (Not to mention that amazing stack of bracelets….crave those! Because I have been wearing a wrist full of bracelets myself for many, many years…Ever since I bit the Madonna bug as a kid in the ’80s. Ha!). Well, you ladies can craft one for yourself – AFFORDABLY […]

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Unexpected + Amazing News: The New York Times!!!

Today was unexpected and amazing news for us: Platypus Designer Duct Tape was featured in The New York Times!  Our tape was the ONLY product shown within Fashion & Style in an article about duct tape fashions. Now that’s EXTRA, EXTRA sweet! Read the full story here: “Duct Tape Goes From Fix-It to Dress-Up.”

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