This is a rug we use for muddy shoes. It is easily rinsed clean and drip dried.
Approximate Time: Approx. 2 hours
Begin crocheting in an oval shape and continue until it is the desired size.
I wanted this rug for our shoes so it is long and narrow. I used single crochet for the first row, then moved into double crochet stitches.
By Monica from Cortez, CO
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I would like to make a rug using plastic grocery bags. I need a crochet pattern. Thank you.
This site has patterns for all sorts of things recycled:
you don't really need a pattern just start crocheing in a chain and go back and fourth or in a circle its really easy my grandmother used to make these rugs all the time out of bread wrappers and even panty hose there great for the outside at the door,
How do I make a rug from plastic grocery bags?
Try youtube and type in crochet plastic bag rug, you need to use plarn which plastic bag yarn roll. you can also see that on youtube.
I have several free patterns for crocheting rugs using plastic bags or plarn at my blog. I have attached one oval rug pattern link.
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