Tag: Plastic-free July

'The Remnant Bag'

Weaving with mail satchels : The Remnant Bag

The 'fabric' for this bag was woven with strips of plastic for mail satchels. It was woven on the same warp as the first bag that I made using plastic wrappers for Plastic Free July, last year.  That bag has been carrying home my shopping each week as is holding up well.  It's quirkiness still ...

Plastic-free July: Weaving with soft-plastic wrappers

I wouldn't call this shopping bag a thing of beauty, but it makes a statement in it's own way. Plastic-free July This month, I've signed up to Plastic Free July, aimed at reducing single-use plastics. Most of the simple things I'm already doing so my challenge is to: reduce usage of tetra-pacs: We'd use 5/week ...