25 Ideas of How to Recycle Plastic Bags on America Recycles Day
I don’t know if you are aware of the fact that we are surrounded by products that are made out of recycled plastic bags. Things like shoes, plastic
crocheted plarn bag
I like the subtle striping on this one. I created the stripes with "vintage" Kroger bags which were a lighter color. I'm not really happy with the top edge of this one--it's not as smooth and straight as I would like. But it works as my every day bag--big enough and strong enough to carry a couple of heavy books plus odds and ends. Please note that this bag has been used extensively, but has not stretched at all. :)
Make a Basket Out of Plastic Bags
Make a Basket Out of Plastic Bags: No knitting or crochet required, just some sewing and braiding. It's not the quickest project - it'll probably take you a couple days to make one, but the results are well worth it, I think! And I already made all the assembly mistakes so you don't…
Making Yarn.Plarn from Grocery Bags to Crochet into Totes and Bags Recycle Upcycle
I did not pioneer this technique. I learned it in the 80's from a documentary about how some African countries were coping with pollution from modern, western influence and from being industrialized. As raw materials become harder to obtain and more stri. Crochet, Crochê, Bag, Yarn, Making,
38 Fantastic Things You Can Do with Plastic Bags
Plastic bags are very useful for everyday tasks, but they often seem to be everywhere in the kitchen. Before you throw them all away, think of their impact on the environment. Plastic bags are piling up on the streets and
Recycling plastic bags: how to make a coiled basket — Malena Skote
To make a coiled basket of plastic you can use a simple technique found all over the world. You will need a lot of plastic bags, some sort of plastic string and a crochet hook. Start with twisting a plastic bag into "a rope". Fasten aprx 1 Meter of plastic string to the end with a knot, and wrap it a few times around the "rope". Curl the end together, to make the beginning of a spiral. Take the crochet hook and put it under one of the first loops. Try to get hold ...
30 Amazing Upcycling Ideas To Turn Grocery Bags Into Spectacular Creations
Do you save grocery bags? I do and I have a cabinet dedicated to them. I normally use them as liners for my smaller trash cans and recently, I noticed that I have so many!
Hand-Dyed Plastic Bag Yarn Tutorial - Alpaca Direct Blog
Reuse those plastic bags into a cool and hip hand knit and hand dyed items with this step by step tutorial.
60+ Ways to Reuse Plastic Bags
Even if you use reusable shopping bags, there's a good chance you still have plenty of plastic bags around the house. Here are some practical and crafty ways to reuse them!
Here's How You Can Use An Iron To Transform Plastic Shopping Bags Into Something Useful
If you’ve got a heap of plastic bags just waiting to be used for something, join the club. It’s hard to know what to do with all of the plastic bags we collect while shopping, but thanks to this nifty tutorial from DIY with Hometalk, you’re about to find the perfect