Can you knit with Plarn?
PLARN is “yarn” made from plastic bags. It’s yarn in the sense that it can be made into a continuous piece of usable thread which can be knitted or crocheted into a piece of fabric. Plarn has a strength and durability which is useful when turned into items like reusable shopping bags.
How do you crochet or knit plastic bags?
- Trim the bottom seam from the plastic bag.
- Unfold as much of the bag as possible. …
- Fold the bag not quite in half width wise (with the fold perpendicular to the seam you cut off). …
- Cut off the handles.
- About every inch or 2. …
- Grab the unfolded part of the bag, and shake gently.