DIY Scrubbies: Free Scrubbie Instructions and Patterns

Are you interested in learning how to make DIY scrubbies using crochet, yarn and / or recycled / upcycled materials such as plastic produce bags or plastic grocery bags made into “plarn” (plastic yarn)? If so, read on to find free crochet scrubbie patterns and instructions. You’ll find patterns for making dish scrubbies, pot scrubbers, plarn scrubbies and crochet scrubbies made out of yarn.

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Crochet Pot Scrubbie: Free Pattern

Free Crochet Pot Scrubbie Pattern
Free Crochet Pot Scrubbie Pattern

This crochet pot scrubbie is just what you need for cleaning yucky, messy pots and pans. This project is quick to make, and it’s seriously useful to have hanging around your kitchen.

DIY Gauge Swatch Scrubbie: Free Instructions

Wondering what to do with your gauge swatches when you’re finished crocheting or knitting them? Once they’ve served their original purpose, you can transform them into useful scrubbies for washing your dishes. Get free instructions for this at

We hope you’ll find these free scrubbie patterns useful, and than you’ll be able to use these patterns for making bunches of DIY scrubbies to clean your dishes and all other relevant surfaces in your kitchen.

By Amy Solovay

About the Author: Amy Solovay is a freelance writer with a background in textile design. She holds a bachelor’s degree with a studio art minor; and she has also obtained another degree in textile design. Amy has been crocheting and making crafts since childhood, and knitting since her teenage years. Her work also appears at, and Amy sends out a free knitting and crochet newsletter so interested crafters can easily keep up with her new patterns and tutorials. If you’re already an Instagram user, Amy also invites you to follow her on Instagram.

This page was last updated on 8-25-2019.