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Has anyone used old nylon stockings as crochet yarn such as plastic grocery bags are used. Answered

I was thinking that old nylon stockings could be used as crochet yarn such as plastic grocery bags are used. Has anyone tried it? If so, how did you prepare them and what did you crochet (or make)?

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web-erin (author)2009-09-08

An acquaintance told met some years ago that she uses old nylon stockings as crochet yarn. She made very nice thick bath mats because they dried very quick. As far as I know she didn't have much to prepare. She cut off the legs of her old tights and used them

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hknisley (author)2009-08-27

I'm pretty sure I remember ladies making rugs from stockings when I was young. I definitely remember rugs from bread bags. :) I would say just give it a try and let us know how it goes. Check out this link at Craftster http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=49929.0

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DELETED_GuardianFox (author)2009-07-31

I haven't noticed if anyone has... but there's always a first time. Give it a try and post some instructables.

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