Instructables: exploring - living - plastic - recycled - featured http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:40:20 PDT BLOX v1.01 Recycled Plastic Bead Bracelets http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycled-Plastic-Bead-Bracelets/
Recycled Plastic Bead Bracelets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/5CEI/I7YLJS81/FOB5CEII7YLJS81.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/5CEI/I7YLJS81/FOB5CEII7YLJS81.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOB/5CEI/I7YLJS81/FOB5CEII7YLJS81.SMALL.jpg Rhonda Chase Design Make gorgeous satin or jewel tone beads out of old plastic cups, plastic soda bottles and milk jugs - just about anything thin enough to bend cut and bend. I combined the plastic beads I made with recycled glass beads and a few findings to make beautiful, recycled bracelets. They're fun, easy, and a...
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 15:42:17 PDT
Useful & Durable 7 Strand Rope (cord) from Plastic Shopping Bags http://www.instructables.com/id/Useful-Rope-or-Cord-from-Plastic-Shopping-Bags/
Useful & Durable 7 Strand Rope (cord) from Plastic Shopping Bags - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/1Q1U/GE7L4KPF/FKL1Q1UGE7L4KPF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/1Q1U/GE7L4KPF/FKL1Q1UGE7L4KPF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKL/1Q1U/GE7L4KPF/FKL1Q1UGE7L4KPF.SMALL.jpg DrPeper I basically combined two other instructables that I've read in the past. One was making plastic "yarn" out of plastic shopping bags.  I guess people here are calling it "plarn" now.   The other was braiding cordage/rope from smaller strands of string/thread/cord/rope. Both techniques I've found...
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Tue, 21 Sep 2010 17:25:48 PDT
Plastic Bags Easter Basket http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-Bags-Easter-Basket/
Plastic Bags Easter Basket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/1D59/H0OIUIBC/FY41D59H0OIUIBC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/1D59/H0OIUIBC/FY41D59H0OIUIBC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY4/1D59/H0OIUIBC/FY41D59H0OIUIBC.SMALL.jpg eclipsed This is an Easter basket woven  from recycled plastic bags. Easter and Earth Day  are close together this year which gave me the idea. When Easter is over, you can also use it for  other things like mail, toys, yarn and knitting projects, fruit, etc. Materials Materials Needed: Plastic bags. I a...
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Sat, 7 Apr 2012 20:53:40 PDT
How to make a Hacker's Wallet v.1.2 using reclaimed materials http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Hackers-Wallet-v10-using-reclaime/
How to make a Hacker's Wallet v.1.2 using reclaimed materials - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/2Z2S/GLC26KU5/FLD2Z2SGLC26KU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/2Z2S/GLC26KU5/FLD2Z2SGLC26KU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLD/2Z2S/GLC26KU5/FLD2Z2SGLC26KU5.SMALL.jpg royshearer This document will show you how to make a Hacker's Wallet, a wallet made from recyclates that is easy to make, repair and hack. The project is housed at www.openthing.org/products/hackerswallet . Features in this version: A long pocket for UK bank notes with a small opening at the bottom. Two pock...
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Wed, 16 Mar 2011 14:29:53 PDT
Fusing Plastic Bags- the eclipse way http://www.instructables.com/id/Fusing-Plastic-Bags-the-eclipse-way/
Fusing Plastic Bags- the eclipse way - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/Y6YS/FQCTO5UG/FAHY6YSFQCTO5UG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/Y6YS/FQCTO5UG/FAHY6YSFQCTO5UG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/Y6YS/FQCTO5UG/FAHY6YSFQCTO5UG.SMALL.jpg eclipsed There are a lot of tutorials for fusing plastic bags, but I get asked frequently for directions so I figured there must be room for one more. I have noticed every tutorial I read has differences and my method is not exactly the same as any others. I have done a lot of trial and error and this is wha...
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