Recently in the state of California, a ban on plastic bags has been enforced in all supermarkets and retail stores. Shoppers either had to buy a reusable bag or attempt to carry each item without a bag. Both options are equally inconvenient. An alternative to buying a reusable grocery bag to simply create one.

This bag is made from materials that are commonly found in
most households which makes this project very convenient. The material is made from a rice bag which is strong, durable, and easy to clean which are the perfect qualities for a reusable bag. With the correct material and stitching, this reusable grocery bag will seamlessly pass as a store-bought bag.

Step 1: Gather Materials


  • A large rice bag
  • Tape measure/ Ruler
  • Marker
  • Scissors
  • Needle
  • Thread (Nylon)


  • Cardboard
<p>That's a neat fix :)</p>

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