Woman Knits Suit Out of Plastic Bags

The finished garment is quite chic, with a tweedy look from green printing on the brown bags.

  • Published 21 March 2019
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GREECE, N.Y. (AP) — Rosa Ferrigno's new suit takes recycling to an extreme — she knitted it from more than 300 plastic grocery bags. The 75-year-old woman from Greece in western New York whiled away the winter knitting a skirt and jacket from filmy brown bags scissored into thin strips that were tied together to make yarn. She lined it with cotton fabric. The finished garment is quite chic, with a tweedy look from green… Read at AP News