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Plarn mat

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completed plarn mat

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Category Crocheting
Style Eco-Friendly
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What materials did you use? recycled plastic bag yarn or "plarn"

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What are you most proud of? Using up all those bags and ending up with something pretty and functional.

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? Find a tutorial on making plastic bag yarn by searching on eHow for instructions.

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Very creative.

01/29/2012 Flag

I saw a shoulder bag pattern that was made using plastic bag yarn (plarn) and that got me interested in making the plarn. After I had the yarn made, I thought about making a waterproof mat to use in the kitchen. I ended up using this under my Christmas tree that year.

05/27/2015 Flag