Plastic grocery bags
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 ...
From the Ground Up on Instagram: “We posted about our plastic bag bracelets recently, but here’s a throwback to the first project we ever made with #plarn: this macrame…”
While the plastic bag bracelets #upcycle about 2 bags a piece, this hanger took 24 whole plastic bags to make 😬 I’ve since switched over to reusable bags, but these projects are a great way to get rid of the single-use bags I’ve hoarded over the years.
Upcycled Plarn Grocery Tote Pattern
Stitch up this quick and easy plarn grocery tote pattern for a sturdy and reusable bag to carry your groceries. The great thing about this bag, in addition to recycling your plastic bags, is how surprisingly durable it is and that it can be washed in warm soapy water, air-dried, and be used again and again.
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 even in our oceans. But what can you do about the constant pile …