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If you’re like us, you will have become a little bit obsessed with Japanese washi tape and its endless crafty possibilities. If you’ve bypassed this new ingenious creation, basically tape got chic. It has the ability of making everything look colourful and cool without leaving a permanent sticky mark. If you rent your home, this is your new best friend. Here are our favourite picks from our Homemaker Washi Tape Pinterest board.

10 Things We Love From Our Pinterest Board: Washi Tapes
  1. Washi tape vases
    Jazz up plain vases by adding some interest to your flower displays with some washi tape stripes and hole punched polka dots.

    washi tape vases
  2. Washi tape bunting
    Make little mini bunting for a cute cake topper or a kid's birthday party. Washi tape mini bunting
  3. Washi tape invites and place names
    Continue the washi tapeWashi tape place names colourful theme at a party with this stripey stationery and tableware set, made by yours truly.Washi tape striped invites and stationery
  4. Washi tape Flags
    Wrap washi tape around a toothpick and cut triangles out to create a flag. Use these to decorate cocktails as drink stirrers or top cupcakes and sandwiches.Washi tape flags
  5. Washi tape organiser flags
    Use the same concept and make little flags to organise your electrical wires and leads. This alone is enough of a reason to order in rolls of washi.Washi tape electrical lead flags
  6. Washi tape polka dot notebook
    Get your stationery ready for back-to-school by decorating your notebooks with washi polka dots. We want to do this with a heart-shaped die cutter.
    washi tape sticker notebook
  7. Washi tape noticeboard
    If you need more than a notebook for your to-do's create a note-board area using a washi border. Or liven up a boring corkboard with washi stripes. washi tape noticeboard
  8. Washi tape picture frames
    Decorate your walls in the same way to frame your photos in any shape or size. This is a great way of bringing a punch of colour to a room without leaving a permanent mark or hole in the wall. washi tape frames
  9. Washi tape tree
    Don't stop at just picture frames - get creative with some washi wall art. This tree would look great in a little one's bedroom with hooks to hang faux flowers and jewellery.washi tape wall art tree
  10. Washi tape headboard
    Your washi tape creations are only limited by your imagination. Think big and make a bold feature like this city skyline as a headboard!
    washi tape headboard

For more of our washi tape makes and styling ideas follow the Homemaker Pinterest Board.

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