I worry that the green bag has become so readily available and so cheap, we have started to use them like the single use plastic bags they were designed to replace. In 2008 the Wall Street Journal reported that only 10% of people re-use their re-usable shopping bags! These bags use more energy to make and take longer to break down than single use bags but we are using them like single use bags!
So, I have decided - I am not going to buy any more of those ugly things.
This is the first one I made:
Right! I'll get off my very high horse now..........
The promised zippered pencil case tutorial should be up in the next day or two.