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Home : Patterns : Back Scrubber
 

Free Knit & Crochet Pattern: Back Scrubber

Lion Brand® Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton
Pattern #: 80235
Rating: *****5.0 (based on 3 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)

SIZE: One Size
About 8 x 22 in. (20 x 56 cm)

CORRECTIONS: (applied Jan 6, 2011)


SCRUBBER
Work in Garter st (k every row) until piece measures about 15 in. (38 cm) from beg.
Next Row: K10, cast on 10 sts, knit to end of row - 30 sts.
Rep last row once - 40 sts.

Edging

Next Row: Ch 1, turn, *work 3 double crochet in next st, single crochet in next st; rep from *
The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
 
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Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton

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Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton
Almond Strawberry Blueberry Khaki Pecan Spice Espresso Mustard
Dusty Sage Pistachio Olive Berry Jam Curacao
*Nature's Choice Organic Cotton (Article #480). 100% Organically Grown Cotton; package size: Solids: 3 oz. (85 g), 103 yd. (94 m)
Prints: 2.75 oz. (78 g), 94 yd. (86 m)

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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  480-098 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn : Almond
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$ 16.98  
Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 8 [5 mm]   $ 3.60  
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)   $ 2.65  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
 

Back Scrubber

Lion Brand® Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton

GAUGE:

Exact gauge is not essential to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:

PATTERN STITCH
K1, p1 Rib
Row 1: *
K1, p1; rep from across.
Row 2: K the knit sts and p the purl sts.
Rep Row 2 for K1, p1 Rib.

SCRUBBER
Cast on 40 sts.
Work in K1, p1 Rib for 3 in. (7.5 cm).
Next Row: Bind off 10 sts, k to end of row - 30 sts at end of row.
Next Row: Bind off 10 sts, k to end of row - 20 sts.
Work in Garter st (k every row) until piece measures about 15 in. (38 cm) from beg.
Next Row:Cast on 10 sts, knit to end of row - 30 sts.
Rep last row once - 40 sts.
Work in K1, p1 Rib for 3 in. (7.5 cm). Bind off.

FINISHING
Beginning at cast-on end of piece, sew ends of rib together. Fold cast-on edge of rib to meet last row of rib, sew edges together. Rep for rib at bound-off end of Scrubber.
Edging
With RS facing, join yarn with slip st along one side of Garter st section. Ch 1, work single crochet evenly spaced along side, making sure to have an even number of sts.
Next Row: Ch 1, turn, *work 3 double crochet in next st, single crochet in next st; rep from * across. Fasten off. Work edging along opposite side in same way.
Weave in ends.


 
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ch(s) = chain(s) k = knit
p = purl rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)  


 


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Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 3 reviews)
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Back Scrubber Reviewed by Linda J. Hall on 2010-12-23 *****
I love this idea, have a hard time to reach my back will suggest this pattern to my senior friends!


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