Green electrical tape (or your house color)
White electrical tape (or your house color)
Old tie for template
Roll out paper towels as long as the tie.
Trace the tie outline onto the paper towels.
Tape the duct tape over the tie shape.
Cut out the tie.
Alternate white and green strips of electrical tape diagonally over the duct tape, neatly folding edges to the back of the tie shape.
Katie's tutorial was used with permission