Duck Tape Rose

What’s more beautiful than a rose made of Duck Tape? No dirt, no thorns to deal with, and you don’t even have to water it! Follow these steps using your favourite Duck Tape colour or design.

You will need:

  • Duck Tape
  • Straw
  • Scissors
  • Cutting Board (optional)

Duck Tape Rose

Step 1

Cover your straw in Duck Tape®. A recommended way is to roll the straw lengthwise across the Duck Tape® with the sticky side up.

Duck Tape Rose

Step 2

Then, tear or cut several strips of Duck Tape® measuring 2 inches each.

Duck Tape Rose

Step 3

Fold one edge over itself, sticky side up, leaving some stickiness on the side and bottom.

Duck Tape Rose

Step 4

Take the parallel edge and fold it over to make a triangle, leaving only the bottom of the strip sticky.

Duck Tape Rose

Step 5

Roll the petals around the top of the straw from step 1.

Duck Tape Rose

Step 6

Repeat step 5, slightly overlapping the petals and keeping the tips of your petals even. Continue until you’ve reached the desired size.

Duck Tape Rose

Step 7

For the leaves under the rose, repeat steps 2-4 with the same colour as the stem. Wrap those pieces around the stem at the base of the flower to cover up the tape edge.

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