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    Cut the sleeves and collar off of an old t-shirt. stitch the bottom closed and you have a new reusable (easily washable) all purpose bag!

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    • Nancy Garcia

      Make reusable shopping bags. Genius! For all those old tee shirts you still want to use, but not wear. Just cut the sleeves and neck then stitch the bottom closed. I am so doing this soon!!!

    • Anna Blum

      BRILLIANT! Make a reusable shopping bag from old shirts. Just cut the sleeves and neck then stitch the bottom closed. #tshirts #bags #totes #sewing

    • Arah Deaton

      TShirt Tote Bag - Re-purpose an unwanted t-shirt today and easily turn the shirt into a re-usable tote bag.

    • Michelle Rodriguez

      tshirt tote bag - need to acquire a sewing machine, great use of old tshirts

    • Juliet Becker

      tee shirt grocery bags- good way to get rid of old t shirts

    • Tricia Petersen

      Upcycle old tee shirts into reusable bags.

    • Knack: The Art of Clever Reuse

      T shirt tote bags - only one seam to sew!

    • Tiffany Schultz

      Tshirt tote bag

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