DIY Shipping Envelope

December 27, 2008 at 12:06 pm 1 comment

This was just too great of an idea not to share.  While recycling is great, reusing items is even better and thanks to Team Eco Etsy via EarthFirst, there are easy directions to easily make a waterproof shipping envelope.

Here is what you will need:

A grocery store paper bag

A grocery store paper bag

A plastic bag

A plastic bag

AND

A shipping envelope from reused materials
(and some glue or a sewing machine.)

And you easily get this:

A shipping envelope from reused materials

For complete directions, visit either EarthFirst or Team Eco Etsy

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Entry filed under: Little Action, Packaging, Plastic, Reduce & Reuse. Tags: , .

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1 Comment Add your own

  • 1. shredding Dallas  |  August 24, 2010 at 5:07 am

    That is actually a great idea! No need to purchase a shipping envelope when you can already make one on your own! Not bad. In this way, we can even save time and money as well as do our part in reducing our wastes.

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