Storage, Containers & Bags

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Lego Bag, a bag made of Legos bricks stitched together 




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Phone case made using polypropylene rubble sacks. This material is a cheap alternative to many other textiles materials


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Polymer bag project - lesson resources shared by Tamsin Mitchell from Lady Margaret School, London


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Bin bag tote (using the thermoforming properties of plastic to make new materials to make into products)



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Tyvek activities (a range of activities with Tyvek including experimental work & a no sew wallet)



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Tetrahedron Keyring & ear phone case using fluorescent, reflective & phosphorescent materials 


woven paper bag

Bags made out of knitted or woven paper





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Insulated lunch bag & wipe clean wash bag (these are articles written for Sewing World magazine)



A bag that develops machine skills






Practical activities and ideas are provided as a starting point only. Students should use these as inspiration as part of an iterative design process developing the idea further themselves. Credit should be given to the original source where appropriate.


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