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Crochet Plastic Bag Bracelets

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This recycled plastic bag bracelet took 30 min to make, its simple and easy, and all you need know is how to crochet (I don't give any stitch number or any other advanced crochet info I expect you know how to crochet already)
 
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Step 1: Materials

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plastic bag, scissors, a bead with a big opening ,a crochet hook.

Step 2: Cutting The Handles

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Cut the handles off so that theres a straight top.

Step 3:

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The cut one of the sides of the bag ONLY one side,then cut the bottom off.

Step 4: Cut The Strips

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When you cut the strips cut about 2 inches in to the plastic bag.

Step 5:

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Fold the strips in half, and that is your yarn.

Step 6: Crochet

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Crochet a line about the size of your wrist.

Step 7: Cut Another Strip

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After cutting another strip crochet a small pieces then make a loop that is just big enough for the bead.

Step 8:

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Crochet a the loop on to the wrist length and keep attaching it on every stitch.(if you run out just cut some more plastic bag and tie it on)

Step 9:

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After you you've completed step 8 you can add as many more strips as you like I'm only doing 2 but its looks better with 3, when you are done You need to add the bead just slip it through the end of the plastic bag and then attach the end to the bracelet.

Step 10: Finishing Touches

Cut any long ends and enjoy!!