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Fused Plastic Tutorial: layer abt 6 layers of plastic (trash bags, grocery bags, plastic table cloth, whatever) between heavy paper. iron with hot iron (keep it moving) until it's all fused. peel the paper off. then you can sew it.

Fused Plastic - A Tutorial

For my first So You Think You're Crafty challenge, I decided to try my hand at fused plastic. Since the theme was dollar store crafts, I us...

Plastic bags are an ecological problem nowadays, so as more people get aware of this, we have come up with creative ideas to solve it. Wondering what to do with those plastic grocery bags? Here are a few interesting ideas for making the most of plastic bags.  For each project included in this

14 Creative Ways to Recycle Old Plastic Bags

Here are a few interesting ideas for making the most of plastic bags.

This is a technique I developed for cutting plastic grocery bags into yarn and also a pattern for knitting the plarn into a mat.

PLARN Cutting and Knitted Mat

This is a technique I developed for cutting plastic grocery bags into yarn and also a pattern for knitting the plarn into a mat.

Plastic bags, no crochet no knit (Awesome way to use up all those plastic bags! This is prefect for picking berries!)

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Plastic bags, no crochet no knit (Awesome way to use up all those plastic bags! This is prefect for picking berries!)

Teaching children to crochet can be difficult if you aren't sure where to start. This article will help! #crochetforkids

How to Teach a Child to Crochet + 10 Crochet Projects for Kids

Some of the best memories are made of the simplest things in life. Since we're all crocheters at heart what better gift to give others than to teach crochet? With <em>How to Teach a Child to Crochet + 10 Crochet Projects for Kids</em>, we will discuss tips on starting with kids and crochet.<br /> <br /> Crochet lessons can start when children are at young ages but it depends on the individual. Learning to teach kids to crochet is rewarding and provides them with a lifelong skill that they…

Pillows made from plarn and filled with polyethylene sheeting. These are an easy #diy #crochet project to help #Brisbaneshomeless. #CreativeCaringCommunity We stitch these on to the #plarn sleeping mats. #plasticbags #joinus #givingwithheart

Pillows made from plarn and filled with polyethylene sheeting. These are an easy #diy #crochet project to help #Brisbaneshomeless. #CreativeCaringCommunity We stitch these on to the #plarn sleeping mats. #plasticbags #joinus #givingwithheart

DIY Material from melted plastic bags

D.I.Y MELTING PLASTIC BAGS

I'm very excited to finally put this post up. Lots of people have asked me to do this for a while and now you can all have a go and get creating! Right, melting plastic bags. Or Polyfusion. Well that's what i call it anyway. I'm not sure if that's...

Weaving with plarn (plastic yarn)

Recycled Crafts: How to Make a Cardboard Loom

Here at Recycled Reads, we’ve been experimenting with all things plastic yarn, aka plarn. Which is why we had to least attempt a loom, made of upcycled cardboard. Your loom can be any size ca…

After seeing how she organizes her plastic bags, I will never store mine the same way again!

How To Roll Plastic Shopping Bags

After seeing how she organizes her plastic bags, I will never store mine the same way again!

How to roll plastic bags so they come out like wipes. thanks pinterest! finally I can tame the cabinet of bags.

Home - Tatertots and Jello

How to roll plastic bags so they come out like wipes. thanks pinterest! finally I can tame the cabinet of bags.

General tips and tricks for fusing plastic, and plastic foil bags (chip bags even) and other info

Fusing Plastic Bags- the Eclipse Way

Fusing Plastic Bags- the Eclipse Way: There are a lot of tutorials for fusing plastic bags, but I get asked frequently for directions so I figured there must be room for one more. I have noticed every tutorial I read has differences and my method is not exactly the same as any others. I…

Genevieve at Sewphisticate shows you how to make a basket constructed from crocheted plastic bag yarn, or "plarn."

How to Make a Plarn Basket

Genevieve at Sewphisticate shows you how to make a basket constructed from crocheted plastic bag yarn, or "plarn."

Plastic bags are an ecological problem nowadays, so as more people get aware of this, we have come up with creative ideas to solve it. Wondering what to do with those plastic grocery bags? Here are a few interesting ideas for making the most of plastic bags.  For each project included in this

14 Creative Ways to Recycle Old Plastic Bags

Plastic bags are an ecological problem nowadays, so as more people get aware of this, we have come up with creative ideas to solve it. Wondering what to do with those plastic grocery bags? Here are a few interesting ideas for making the most of plastic bags. For each project included in this