Giveaway: Fiskars Duck Edition Scissors and Craft Books

Fiskars duck scissors 100 ribbon embellishmentsWe have a great giveaway that features 2 pairs of Fiskars Duck Edition Scissors and copies of the books How to Make 100 Ribbon EmbellishmentsTrims, Rosettes, Sculptures, and Baubles for Fashion, Decor, and Crafts and The Book Art Studio Handbook.

Leave a comment in today’s post by Thursday August 14th , 2014 and you will be in the running for this scissor and book giveaway. Open to U.S. residents only please.

Now Duck tape is essentially sticky ribbon so I went to my copy of How to Make 100 Ribbon Embellishments for a bit of inspiration being that just about everything in the book I bet could be made with Duck tape beautifully.

duck tape fiskars scissor banner

This page that features a tutorial on how to make Mix and Match ribbon fringe gave me the idea to make mix and match Duck tape pennant banners to dress up my Airstream for summer.

Duck tape pennant banners

Here they are a bit closer.

Duck tape pennant banners airstream

They were so easy and fun to make.

duck tape Fiskars scissors banner

Aside from a variety of Duck tape all you need are straws and string. Simply cut strips of Duck tape about 10 inches long.

how to cut duck tape banners Fiskars scissors

Place the straw on the center of the tape.

how to make duck tape banners

Fold the tape over the straw back onto itself.

Fiskars duck edition scissors

Cut a “V” in the end of the pennant.

how to make Duck tape pennant banners

To add a center stripe either use the thin Duck tape or cut strips thin. Cut a “V” in the end and place on the larger base pennant.

Trim the straws down to the size you would like the spacing of the pennants to be and thread them onto a string. I used some wire to make a “needle”. A friend told me that when they hang all the flags on a boat it is called “full dress” so my Airstream is now in “Full Dress”.

Want to have another chance to win this collection of  Fiskars Duck Edition Scissors and books? Pop on over to Craftside.

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  1. Cynthia Wilbanks says

    This would be an awesome addition to my grandson’s classroom art supplies!

  2. Maxine Miller says

    I need to win some scissors. I am constantly going through them cutting material and they are always getting dull. Also need new ideas for decoration items for my home. Thank you.

  3. says

    I never thought of duct tape as a craft item, but lately I have seen some great duct tape’s in the store, so this would be the perfect contest to win.

    Take Care …… Sandy

  4. Janet Lindstrom says

    I love working with paper and am having fun with duck tape. I’m sure the new scissors will be a great tool to use in duck tape crafting.

  5. Kelly Sasman says

    Such a clever easy way to make a great banner! Fiskars scissors are my favorite and I can never have enough. Would love to add this book to my collection!

  6. Brooke H says

    MY kids found and took my last pair of good craft scissors so now they are covered in glue and tape so I am in desperate need before the fall and winter season comes in!

  7. Alice C. says

    What a FUN giveaway! Fiskars makes dependable products for all levels of crafting use.

  8. Laurel Rieger says

    I have been eye-balling Fiskars scissors for Duck tape. I am so happy that there is such a product. I work with kids & cutting duck tape is rough & has to be done by an adult, most of the time. It would be great to acquire these items. Thanks!

  9. kim says

    Would love to win, and will have to find a really good hiding spot to be able to use them before my daughter gets a hold of them!

  10. RJ Gosnell says

    I would love to win this- looks like fun and my scissors are so battered and cheap- would love to have Fiskars!

  11. Rosie says

    I am a papercraft junkie and would love to branch out and learn some cool ribbon crafts too. Thanks for the opportunity to enter this giveaway.

  12. Cindy Dahlgren says

    What a wonderful idea! A penant flag that is impervious to weather, would love to make one. Thanks for the idea.

  13. says

    Love, love, love!

    This giveaway just screams, “Make fun stuff and blog about it!” I would do a happy dance if I won this one. Promise!

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