Recycle those plastic bags and turn them into these free craft ideas. Instead of throwing plastic grocery bags out, learn how to tie, weave and crafts with them. Follow these step by step DIY project tutorials to learn how to make everything from home decor to organizing essentials, even a sturdier bag. I love my trash can made from bags, and making yarn from plastic bags is fun, too. Who knows what I will make from mine, creativity is certainly the only limit here. For inexpensive weekend project ideas, look no further than this list of 34 DIYs made from a plastic bag.
Crafts to Make From Plastic Bags
1. Tablecloth Plarn
For a thrifty crafting idea, learn how to make yarn from plastic grocery bags. Create multiple colors for an ever nicer assortment of free craft supplies.
2. Plastic Bag Planter Cover
How cute is this bunny planter made from plastic bags? Learn how to make one with this step by step DIY crochet idea. Grab those bags and get creative.
3. Crocheted Clothespin Bag From Plarn
Learn how to turn bags into plastic yarn, or “plarn” and weave up a bag that can hang and hold just about anything.
4. Basket Out of Plastic Bags
I can’t wait to make one of these awesome woven baskets from my leftover shopping bags. What a cute and cheap craft idea!
5. Crocheted Plastic Bag Doily Clock
6. Recycled Plastic Bag Pendant Light
7. Plastic Bag Napkin Rings
8. Recycled Plastic Bag Braided Bracelet
9. Recycled Wreath From Plastic Grocery Bags
10. Flowers Made From Plastic Bags
11. Plastic Bag Beads
12. Crocheted Tote Plastic Bags
13. Reusable Lined Snack Baggie
14. Plastic Bag Kite
15. Crochet Fun Placemats
16. Recycled Plastic Bag Sandals
17. Coasters From Plastic Bags
18. Plastic Bag Jump Rope
19. Plastic Bag Pom Poms
20. Plastic Bag Hammock
21. Plastic Grocery Bag Pillow Insert
22. Outdoor Pillows With Plastic Bag Insets
23. Plastic Bag Printmaking
24. Plastic Bag Jacket
25. Make a Plarn Shopper
26. Fused Plastic Bags
27. Make Plarn – Plastic Yarn
28. Garbage Jellyfish
29. Beautiful Baskets From Plastic Bags
30. Plastic Bag Hat
31. Crochet Bird Nest
32. Plastic Bag Thread
33. Parachute Plastic Bag Kids Toy
34. Four Stranded Braid With Plastic Bags