How to Make Plarn - Plastic Yarn Tutorial

Make your own Plarn! What exactly is plarn? It is plastic yarn made from grocery bags. Crocheting and knitting with plarn is a fun and eco-friendly way to reduce environmental waste and make durable totes and baskets for free. Using plarn as an alternative to yarn in any crochet pattern or knitting

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    Default Article: How to Make Plarn - Plastic Yarn Tutorial

    Make your own Plarn! What exactly is plarn? It is plastic yarn made from grocery bags. Crocheting and knitting with plarn is a fun and eco-friendly way to reduce environmental waste and make durable totes and baskets for free. Using plarn as an alternative to yarn in any crochet pattern or knitting pattern will be sure to create a heavy duty masterpiece.

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    I love making plarn. It's such a fun way to reuse plastic bags. Thank you for sharing.

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    I heard of a group of ladies who use plastic bags to crochet mats for the homeless so they wont have to sleep on the bare ground. I thought that was an awesome thing to do.

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    Do you have any tutorials/instructions for making baskets and braided rugs with plarn?

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    Default Re: How to Make Plarn - Plastic Yarn Tutorial

    Thank you for this great idea, I will definitely try to use my bags this way!

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    What a fantastic idea. Now my trash won't be filled with empty plastic bags!

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    I have been making can and water bottle covers for a long time with plarn. Great way to recycle and upcycling.

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    What size of crochet hook? Or does it matter? Thanks

 

 
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