Chevron Crochet Scrubbie
Add on-trend style to your kitchen with this Chevron Crochet Scrubbie. The ingenious yarn is great at cutting the dirt without being rough on your skin. This easy pattern washes easily by machine for thrifty reuse-ability, and the chevron pattern keeps you from misplacing it.
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1. Scrubby is worked back and forth in rows with color changed at end of every other row.
2. To change color, work last stitch of old color to last yarn over. Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete stitch. Proceed with new color. Cut old color. Work over tails to minimize weaving in.
3. Scrubby is intended for frequent use and washing. Designer recommends tying tails together at color change to prevent unravelling.
Crochet HookH/8 or 5 mm hook
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
Crochet GaugeGauge is not crucial
Finished Size9 by 9 inches
- RED HEART® Scrubby™: 1 ball each 905 Cherry A and 12 Black B
- Susan Bates® Crochet Hook: 5mm [US H-8]
- Yarn needle
Fdc (foundation double crochet)
Step 1: Ch 4, yarn over, insert hook in 4th ch from hook (beginning ch count as first dc), yarn over and pull up a loop, yarn over and draw through one loop on hook (the “chain”); [yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook] twice (first Fdc completed).
Step 2: *Yarn over, insert hook into the “chain” of the previous stitch and pull up a loop, yarn over and draw through one loop on hook (the “chain”); [yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook] twice (the “double crochet”). Repeat from * for each Fdc.
dc3tog = [Yarn over, insert hook in next stitch, yarn over and pull up loop, yarn over, draw through 2 loops] 3 times, yarn over, draw through all 4 loops on hook.
Row 1: With A, Fdc 28, turn—28 dc
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc here and throughout), 2 dc in first st, dc in next 3 sts, *[dc3tog] twice, dc in next 3 sts*, [3 dc in next st] twice, dc in next 3 sts; repeat from * to * once, 3 dc in last st; change to B, turn
Rows 3–10: Repeat Row 2 and change color in the following color sequence: *Work 2 rows with B, 2 rows with A; repeat from * once; change to B at end of Row 10.
Edging Round: Ch 1, 2 sc in first st, sc in next st, *hdc in next 3 sts, dc in next 4 sts, hdc in next 3 sts*, sc in next 4 sts; repeat from * to * once, sc in next st, 2 sc in last st; working across ends of rows of first side, **3 sc in first row, 2 sc in next 8 rows, 3 sc in last row**; working in opposite side of foundation ch, 2 dc in first ch, dc in next ch, ***hdc in next 3 ch, sc in next 4 ch, hdc in next 3 ch***, dc in next 4 ch; repeat from *** to *** once, dc in next ch, 2 dc in last ch; working across ends of rows of other side; repeat from ** to ** once; join with slip st in first sc—104 sts.
Weave in ends.
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