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Free Small Crocheted Motif Pattern Using Recycled Plastic Bags

Posted on January 28, 2007

Small Crocheted Plastic Bag Motif Pattern

Small Plastic Bag Motif

Size: Approx. 2-1/2 inches Motif if using 3/4 to 1 inch strips of cut plastic bags.
Hook: N metal crochet hook used in this Motif pattern.
(Any large size hook can be used but Motif size will vary.)

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With center color Ch 4, Sl St to form ring.

Row 1 Ch 2, (counts as 1 Hdc) in ring work 2 Hdc,
Ch 1, 3 Hdc, Ch 1, 3 Hdc, Ch1, 3 Hdc
Ch 1, Sl St to top of Ch 2. (4 corners & 4 shells made)
Fasten off and weave ends under on back side of Motif.
Row 2 With next color attach in any Ch 1 corner space.
Ch 2, 2 Hdc, Ch1, 3 Hdc, all in the same ch 1 corner space.
*Sk next 3 Hdc, 3 Hdc, Ch 1, 3 Hdc, all in the next Ch 1 corner space.*
Repeat between * 2 more times, Sl St to top of the beginning Ch 2.
Fasten off and weave ends under on back side of Motif.

Make additional Motifs as needed and weave them together to create rugs, purses, or other creations. If you have any questions or find discrepancies in this pattern, please use contact link to email me.


Ch – Chain
Hdc – Half Double Crochet
Sl St – Slip Stitch
Sk – Skip

This pattern is copyrighted by Cindy at My Recycled and may only be used for private individual use. No commercial sales or use is permitted. Links to this pattern are acceptable with permission. ©2007

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4 Responses to “Free Small Crocheted Motif Pattern Using Recycled Plastic Bags”

  1. […] Free Small Crocheted Motif Pattern Using Recycled Plastic Bags […]

  2. Nonie
    Feb 12, 2007

    VERY COOL!!!! I’m not that patient to try to make one of my own, when can I buy one?

  3. Cindy
    Feb 12, 2007

    Thanks for the nice comment. If you are serious about wanting to buy one, email me back through the contact tab at the top. Let me know what you are interested in.


  4. Mary
    Apr 02, 2007

    You ROCK this is fabulous crocheting with cassette and VHS tapes!!!
    I made a baby overall outfit using plastic bags the trick is to cut the bags VERY thin and reinforce the plastic with thread and voila you can crochet anything with recycled bags. If ya want a pic just email me .

    Thanks so much you rule!!!!


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