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    Plarn, or plastic yarn, is easy to make from plastic shopping bags and is an interesting material to work with. Learn how to cut plastic bags so you can use them as yarn.

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    Make Plarn * Plarn is short for “plastic yarn.” Plarn is made by cutting plastic grocery bags into strips, which are then strung together into a single long strand. You can use plarn instead of regular yarn to crochet sturdy, reusable tote bags, purses, doormats, and more.

    how to cut a plasitc shopping bag to make one long strip for plarn (rather than hooking loops together). very cool.

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