Creative Storage Solutions – Storing Plastic Bags


Although I often use reusable bags when I do my grocery shopping, plastic bags still make their way into my home. If you’re looking for a way to store plastic bags neatly, then read the following ideas:

Or you could just fold the plastic bags as small as possible and place in a container. This is what I do. I have a tupperware container at the bottom of my pantry where I place my folded bags.

You could fold plastic bags into a nice neat small triangle. I don’t fold my bags into a triangle. I do something similar to the tutorial HERE from Life You Way. But instead of securing with a loop, I take the ends of the two handles and loosely tie them together.

What do you do with your plastic grocery bags?

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  1. Brenda Sanchez says:

    if you have any sewing knowledge-use fabric about 18-24 inches long. sew the edges,trim with lace on the top and bottom raw edges, add a length of lace or ribbon on the top for hanging. stuff the bags in the top and pull them out of the bottom.

  2. Brenda – Great idea! I think this is what you’re talking about HERE:
    I wish I could sew. It’s on my list of things to learn.

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