What is plastic yarn called?
Plarn is short for plastic yarn. This sturdy plastic yarn can be used to crochet, knit, braid and weave projects including tote bags, rugs, doormats.
How do you make Plarns?
How to make plarn:
- Lay bag flat and fold it in half lengthwise.
- Fold bag in half again.
- Cut folded bag into loops, discarding handles and bottom.
- Knot loops together to form a single strand.
- Roll the strand into a ball and crochet or knit as you would with yarn.
Is there waterproof yarn?
Kathleen and Nick Greco, partners in Dimensional Illustrators, Inc., developed Jelly Yarn® to create waterproof durable creative crafting projects. The yarn is a round pliable waterproof 100% vinyl strand, not fiber.