What is WASHI Tape?

Old 07-01-2014, 11:53 AM
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Default What is WASHI Tape?

I saw a blog using WASHI tape on just about everything but have no idea what it is. Have you ever used it? Interesting and fun looking.

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Old 07-01-2014, 12:09 PM
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nope, i'm still trying to figure out twill tape for quilting.
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Old 07-01-2014, 04:13 PM
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here is an explanation of it
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Old 07-01-2014, 04:59 PM
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Thanks Nancy!
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Old 07-01-2014, 05:03 PM
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In case you're looking for it, the craft stores carry it (Hobby Lobby, Michael's), and I've seen it at WalMart, as well.
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A friend of mine uses it behind cut out sections of her cards. For example, if she has cut the silhouette of a kangaroo, she places strips of the washi tape behind it and it has the effect of looking like Aboriginal art. It is very attractive.
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Old 07-02-2014, 07:56 AM
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I've seen a very cute use of it on embroidery hoops to cover the wooden edge when using the hoop as a frame to some embroidery. The tape can be pricey, though, so shop around!
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Old 07-02-2014, 08:54 AM
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Go to Pinterest and type in Washi Tape in the search box and a million projects will come up using the new decorative tape. The newest rage with kids.
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