Plarn Crochet Scrubbies Pattern
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Crochet a scrubbie out of plarn! This crochet scrubbies pattern features a video tutorial so you can learn how to crochet with plastic yarn. If you've never worked with plarn before, you're in for a treat! It is so fulfilling to crochet with plastic bags that would have otherwise ended up in the garbage. In fact, this is a completely free project to make because you probably already have plastic bags lying around the house! Whip up these crochet dish scrubbies in a cinch so you have as many of your own free pot scrubbers as you need.
NotesCrocheting with plarn will be a slower process than crocheting with regular yarn. There will be natural knots in the plarn as go you; do your best to work around them.
Crochet HookL/11 or 8 mm hook
- Size L Crochet Hook
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Round 1: Create a magic ring. If you don't know how to make a magic circle, you can watch the Magic Circle Crochet Tutorial video from AllFreeCrochet. Ch 1. 6 sc into the ring. Tighten up the tail of the magic ring, then sl st to join.
Round 2: Ch 1. 2 sc in each stitch around (12 total). Sl st to join.
Round 3: Ch 1. [1 sc in st, 2 sc in next st] all the way around (18 sts total). Sl st to join.
Round 4: Ch 1. (1 sc in the first 2 sts, 2 sc in the next st) all the way around (24 sts total). Sl st to join.
Weave in ends.
BONUS! Check out our helpful How to Make Plarn Infographic PDF.
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Have you ever worked with plarn before? What did you make?