How to Shrink a Bag of Chips
If you remember the craft item Shrinky Dinks, you know that shrinking things is fun and allows a variety of artful endeavors with the end result. Surprisingly, chip and other snack bags can be shrunk in much the same way! With the proper...
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…
Custom Tote Made From Recycled Material
Custom made totes are made from recycled materials such as feed bags and coffee bags. My blog: https://handcraftermaggie.wordpress.com/shop/ Custom made totes are made from recycled materials such as feed bags and coffee bags. Custom made totes are made from recycled materials such as feed bags and coffee bags. Custom made totes are made from recycled materials such as feed bags and coffee bags. Custom made totes are made from recycled materials such as feed bags and coffee ba…
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,
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
This is one comfy floor cushion! Made from upcycled plastic bags that have been crocheted into an ideal pillow form and filled with more plastic bags, it will quickly become a favorite for your kids or the family pet.
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
How to Make Plarn (Plastic Bag Yarn) for Charity Sleep Mats
How to Make Plarn (Plastic Bag Yarn) The first time I learned about plarn (yarn created by cutting and tying together strips of plastic grocery bags), was in 2005 when British designer, Erika Knight was a guest on a TV... keep reading …
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Cosmetic Bag or Pencil Pouch, upcycled Feed Bags, Free Shipping In US
I've got a farm, with chickens...so I've got loads of chicken feed bags! I use them to make these fun upcycled zip bags. Great for purse items or school supplies. Has a 7 zipper (bright fun colors) and a 2 bottom so it can hold tons of stuff! Size...