Sustainable consumption – think globally, act locally!
Have you read even our post about plastic art ? In this, we have explained already the immense proliferation of plastic waste and given you some great ideas for recycle and reuse of plastic straws. Sustainable consumption is the topic with us again today. Never think that you are too weak and unimportant and can’t do anything important for our environment. You have a very important role here and that these consumers. You can move much with your acting. Start now by you make from old plastic bags useful items and original decoration. Here we have some great ideas for you. Look at, what you can crochet or crafts made of plastic.
Make stylish pendant lamp itself
How do you find this chic seat cushion, which you see above? Wouldn’t it be nice, some of them on the balcony? Storage baskets and bowls in plastic bags are also very original, sustainable living articles that are useful, but also for the nature-friendly not only for your home. Maybe you need also an elegant pendant lamp or a lamp? No problem, you can create them using various craft techniques. The delicate plastic Gerbera have fallen us particularly well. How about a sustainable bouquet of them?
Do you actually know that many of the objects that surround us from recycled plastic bags manufactured? That’s the case with shoes, plastic chairs, tubes, pens, and many others. Last year, for example, about 854 million plastic bags were recycled and the largest recycling facility in the United States Hilex has more than 30 000 units, where you can dispose of the used bags for further processing.
Crochet colorful storage baskets from plastic bags
In addition you can do also something important to climate change. Keep your hands away from the disposable plastic bags! According to the Federal Environmental Agency, 65 plastic bags per capita are consumed in Germany each year. This corresponds to a use of 10 000 bags per minute nationwide. Thus Germany with Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom among the leaders together and when it comes to plastic bag consumption.
So, is it high time to change this statistic, or? Just get on a reusable shopping bag and be sustainable even when shopping. Reusable shopping bags made of cotton, jute or canvas are extremely recommended. They are robust and can be used in a long time, which they are ecologically more advantageous. Be indifferent – make now your choice for a cleaner environment and a better future!
This is how it’s done
Plastic bags are perfect for smaller Office container
Rustic Bowl – sent crochet
Spiral crochet technique
Sustainable and environmentally friendly
Round pendant in black and white
Elegant lamp creation from bags
Sit comfortably with a clear conscience
Original wall decoration in fresh colours
Artificial flower wreath from plastic
Exotic Flower Pink
Minimalist table lamp in black and white
The table lamp in detail
Stylish in every moment
This table lamp adapts to almost any interior décor
Crochet colorful coasters from old plastic bags
Delicate Gerbera in bright colors
You look almost like real, or?
Festival of colours made of plastic
Azure and Seladongrün
Simple as painted!