Duct Tape Stocking and Gift Box

Duct Tape Stocking and Gift Box

Crafting Time:
  • 1-2 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Advanced
Project Courtesy of: Walnut Hollow
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  • Duck® brand duct tape: red, green, white
  • Craft knife
  • Pen
  • Quarter
  • Cutting board

1. Take an 18" piece of green duct tape and fold it in half lengthwise. Make 12.

2. Take a 13" piece of red duct tape and fold it in half lengthwise. Make 16.

3. Lay green strips on flat surface. Tape across bottom to hold in place while weaving.

4. Weave the red pieces in between the green strips. Tape the edges secure. Tape a large X from corner to corner on the back side.

5. Draw stocking shape on back of woven duct tape fabric. Cut out. Repeat Steps 1 through 5 to make the other side of the stocking.

6. Lay out a strip of red tape on cutting board. Use craft knife cut it into small strips. Fold strips around the outside of the stocking pieces.

7. Make 2 pieces of white duct tape fabric 2 strips wide and at least 2" wider than the top of stocking. Cut a trapezoid shape, with top the same width as the opening of stocking. Tear a piece of white tape & tape it along the top of duct tape fabric. Fold remainder over stocking top & tuck inside. Repeat for other white tape fabric.

8. Tear off 2 more pieces of duct tape. Fold them over the edges of the stocking cuff. Trim the top & bottom.

9. Make 2 pieces of green duct tape fabric 1 strip wide x 3" to 4" long. Cut out holly leaf with scissors.

10. Lay red duct tape on cutting board. Trace 3 quarters. Cut out these "holly berries" with the craft knife. Stick onto holly leaves.

11. Lay white tape on cutting board. Cut out 3 crescent shapes. Stick on holly berries.

12. Tear off a 6" length of tape. Fold in half lengthwise, fold it in half again & tape it inside the stocking.


  • Duck ® brand duct tape: red, white, chrome
  • Circle cutter or circle stencil
  • Craft knife
  • Scissors
  • Gift box with lid
  • Cutting board

1. Cover gift box in red tape. Cover the lid with red tape.

2. Using circle cutter or by tracing circles on to white duct tape, cut out circle. Make 50 circles. Place the white duct tape circles on red box.

3. Tear off 4 strips of chrome tape, stick each on box so it runs up the middle of each side.

4. Tear off 2 more pieces of chrome. Stick them across top of lid, so they run down the sides & align with the chrome on the box bottom.

5. BOW: Tear off 4 pieces of chrome tape. Fold each in half lengthwise, then bring the ends into the middle & tape in the middle to secure. Tape them onto the box.