Published on December 21st, 2010 | by Becky Striepe


Fab Fabrics: Bike Inner Tubes

How to Reclaim a Bike Tire

In this video from Craft, Becky Stern shows you how to make a bike tire inner tube headband. It’s an awesome project, but pay extra close attention to the beginning, because she walks you through how to harvest and clean an old bike tire to get that handy rubber that’s great for small craft projects!

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My name is Becky Striepe (rhymes with “sleepy”), and I am a crafts and food writer from Atlanta, Georgia with a passion for making our planet a healthier, happier, and more compassionate place to live. My mission is to make vegan food and crafts accessible to everyone!. If you like my work, you can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, and .

One Response to Fab Fabrics: Bike Inner Tubes

  1. Jim says:

    These are great ideas. This use is less crafty, but inner tube pieces make a great emergency fire starter for wet conditions.

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