Try This: Old Plastic Bags, New Again

Stylish, simple, eco-friendly projects for your natural home.

5./6. Fold down the front half of the material to create a rabbit-ear pleat or gusset along the bottom edge of the bag as shown in pictures 5 and 6. This pleat will create a nice roomy bag that can stand on its own. The excess material at the top will create the fold-over flap at the top of the finished bag.