Introduction: Fold-a-Bag

Ever wonder how to keep your plastic bags organized and not all crumpled and wrinkly? Problem solved!

Today, I wanted to share with everyone my technique on how I keep my plastic bags organized and easily accessibile when needed. It's a fast and easy way and when you need to tote around plastic bags for any reason, they won't look so ugly.

Any questions, let me know!


Step 1: Flatten the Bag

Flatten the bag like picture shown.

Step 2:

Fold bag in half. "hot dog style"

Step 3:

Fold in half again. "hot dog style"

Step 4:

Now fold one end to meet the spine of the edge. 

Step 5:

Now just keep folding it. It's like a paper football. 

Step 6:

Once you get to the end just tuck the small left over part into the slot. 

Step 7: Finished!

TADA! You're finished! Now your plastic bags won't take up so much room, and it won't be all wrinkly and crumpled. 



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    I like it! For years I've been doing everything except the triangle part, so I haven't had the slot to 'lock' it closed. This is much better than trying to find rubber bands to keep a bunch of bags from flopping open again! Thank you for posting this!

    Thank you! I"m so glad you liked it. Now, you don't have to worry about rubberbands, and extra accessories to hold your bags together. :)