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« on: January 13, 2009 11:06:03 PM »

I made 2 of these last night and the orange one I just finished up. They're made from old t-shirts I wore when I was a teenager. I was going to donate or throw them out or something but thought of the idea of making grocery bags out of them instead since I was in need of some! Cheesy Here they are!


I just finished this one up. I added some little felt circles at the bottom cause it would of been kind of boring without anything.


with stuff in it!


close up of circles.


First one I made. I'm not so fond of the handles. I think I may change those out. Too shiny.


holding stuff!


This one has a weird bleach stain on it. I was going to throw it out but it'll work good for groceries instead! Cheesy


With stuff in it!

That's it! I think I'll make more of them. They were fun and easy to make. Thanks for looking! Cheesy
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« Reply #1 on: January 13, 2009 11:40:56 PM »

I'm not trying to sound like an idiot, but how did you make the handles?
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« Reply #2 on: January 14, 2009 12:40:13 AM »

 
I'm not trying to sound like an idiot, but how did you make the handles?

For the top one I just used some of the extra fabric I had cut off the shirt (when making it all even), cut it into 3 pieces, braided the 3 pieces then I  sewed the braided pieces to the bag. The other 2 I had taken separate pieces of fabric, folded them in half, sewed it shut then turned it inside out.  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 14, 2009 06:30:44 AM »

Excellent bags and I like the braided handles on the first one the best.
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