I started a tote bag crocheted from plastic bags last week. I'm so excited about it. At the GCVV fair in December, I had bought a crocheted bag from Sophia's mother-in-law. She had made them out of grocery store plastic bags, and mine was made out of jute and another fiber (no plastic bag), and lined. Sophia's mother-in-law does beautiful work, and Sophia told me the pattern could be found on the Internet. So I googled it a few weeks ago, and lo and behold, came upon these wonderful sites:
Check out these dresses:
Wedding dress: http://people.tribe.net/1ea907a2-d307-482b-96ad-406ad8124875/photos/f70f6a43-2ce0-4420-ad1f-ba3cb080084c
The ultimate "how to" and other stuff:
for the fuser (non-crocheter):
and my favorite: http://www.marloscrochetcorner.com/round%20plastic%20bag%20tote.html
Google is a wonderful tool / resource on the Internet. I believe I typed in "crocheted plastic bags". But you can use it to find just about anything. And I mean, anything!