With Instructables you can share what you make with the world and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
share what you made with text, photos, video, and files
gather your favorite instructables together
Here's a nice reusable alternative to plastic bags for your lunch. It's waterproof on the inside. You can wipe clean or stick it in the wash.
Fabric – one decorative piece for the outside and one nylon “windbreaker” type piece Thread Sewing Machine, Scissors, ruler
Cut both pieces of fabric pieces 8-9” x 16”. I find using a rotary cutter, ruler and mat is easiest but you could also measure it out with a pencil a...
Put the right sides together and sew a 1/2” seam starting at a long side and ending leaving a 2-3” opening at the top. Trim the corners and turn right...
Fold in the opening and top sew all the way across the top to close the opening. You could slip-stitch the opening closed but quickness is a priority...
Fold down one end 2” showing the nylon fabric. Fold up the rest of the fabric so that the bottom meets the top of the folded down part. Pin sides. The...
Sew 3/8” seam on both sides. Note that this is sewing the folded down part too.
That's it! Insert your sandwich and fold over the top just like you would the plastic bags.
We have a be nice comment policy. Please be positive and constructive.
How to turn a broken umbrella into a eco-friendly reusuable bagby jobo12354
How to make an Eco-Friendly Dog Bedby ChefZombie
Eco-friendly snack cupby etsaur
SewUseful Walker Bag With a Professional Touchby pauljuliadesigns
Eco-Friendly "paper" chains (aka world's easiest sewing project)by opcp
Recycled T-Shirt Shopping Bag (reusable)by eerambach
Grocery bag from old T-shirtby Master Beorn
Extra Pockets for your Bag or Purseby Tiggersong
How To Use Eco Friendly Soapberries For Laundry by sunshiine
DIY Backpackby craftpro
Download our new apps for iOS, Android and Windows 8!
© 2014 Autodesk, Inc.
By clicking "Create Account" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member? Login »
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »