10/22/2013 12:40 pm ET Updated Dec 22, 2013

Japan's Latest Art Supply Has Us Crazy For Crafts


Anything that makes everyday tasks a little cuter is always a plus in our book--which is why we've been stockpiling washi tape, a Japanese paper-based tape that is as strong as duct tape but looks way, way prettier. Last-minute gift wrapping, labeling, and book repairs become instantly more glamorous thanks to a little washi tape, which comes in every color of the rainbow as well as insanely stylish patterns like pastel florals and preppy checks.

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