Aluminum Can Granny Square Tote Bag

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A tote bag made of Lion Brand yarn, aluminum cans, an old t-shirt and bamboo.

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    cbubblehead

    9 years ago on Introduction

    Where is instructables for aluminum can granny square tote bag? I would like try make one for myself.

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    mum

    9 years ago on Introduction

    Here are some I also made earlier /www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/soda_pop_and_duck_tape_handbag /www.cutoutandkeep.net/projects/probably_a_couple_of_the_best_bags_in_the_world Hope the link works, I keep trying all kinds of ways to stop the tins being sharp! Love and Peace Cath

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    Kiteman

    10 years ago on Introduction

    I like the idea, but how sharp are the holes in the cans? Do the edges "saw" through the yarn as the bag is used?

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    sparkleponytxKiteman

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    Hi. Thanks. No, the yarn seems fine. I crocheted it pretty tight in the holes, so there's not a lot of movement there. But time will tell, I guess. The worst that can happen so far is the aluminum can get bent if I am not careful with the tote (it can be straightened again, but sometimes this leaves a little crease).

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    GorillazMikoKiteman

    Reply 10 years ago on Introduction

    Agreed Kiteman.
    And nice job Kiteman, your new Instructable is already high in the ratings.
    You're going to beat me. :-(

    Very mean of you.

    Hahaha!