Shower Scrubbie DIY featuring Dishcloth Yarn

Looking for that perfect scrubbie? Why not make your own? Scrub-a-dub-dub right now with this simple Crochet Shower Scrubbie DIY! Once you’ve made one, you’ll want to make more so that every member of the family has their own. They also make great gifts!

Finished Measurements: Approx. 14cm x 52cm (5.5” x 20.5”) not including handles.

Materials Needed:

*NOTE: When selecting yarn, make sure that it is a suitable material safe to use on skin.
>> Two balls of #4 medium weight, Dishcloth or textured yarn
>> 5.5mm crochet hook


CH = chain
DC = double crochet
FPDC = front post double crochet
SL ST = slip stitch
ST(S) = stitch(es)

Scroll down for the link to access the printable PDF of the instructions sheet.


How to FPDC (front post double crochet):
*You are making a DC through the post of the indicated ST
Yarn over, working towards the back, insert hook in between the post of current ST and the next indicated ST, and then around post, back towards the front. Yarn over, pull through (3 loops on hook), yarn over, pull through 2 loops (2 loops on hook), yarn over, pull through 2 loops (1 loop remains on hook).


Row 1: DC in 4th CH from the hook (the 3 skipped CH counts as the 1st DC), DC in each CH to the end of row. Turn. (20 sts including 1st CH)

Row 2 – 46: CH3 (counts as the 1st DC), FPDC around each DC, DC in the top of turning CH. Turn.

First Handle: CH 20, skip 19 STS, SL ST in last ST, turn. SC in each CH to the end of row, SL ST in last ST. Fasten off.

Second Handle: On the other end, join yarn with a SL ST in the 1st ST of Row 1. Same as the 1st handle, CH 20 and SL ST in the last ST of Row 1, turn. SC in each CH to the end of row, SL ST in last ST at the joining SL ST. Fasten off.

Finishing: Weave in all ends.

Dishcloth Yarn is made of 100% polyester with a scrubby texture that is great for knit or crochet dishcloths, washcloths or other scrubby projects. Its unique texture makes scrubbing & exfoliating easier. Plus it dries much quicker than cotton!

100% Polyester
100g (3.5oz) / approx. 85m (92yds)
Machine wash warm, tumble dry low.

Knitting Needle Size: 5mm(US 8) | 16 sts x 12 rows = 10cm (4”)
Crochet Hook Size: 5.5mm(US I-9) | 13 sc x 15 rows = 10cm (4”)

Available Colours:
White | Black | Yellow | Blue | Purple | Red
Fuchsia – only available while quantities last!

Dishcloth Yarn | Item# 6900500xxx

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