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Ghostly Dish Scrubber

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Red Heart
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SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Red Heart® Scrubby™: 1 ball each Coconut A & Black B
  • Note Only a small quantity of B is needed for this project.
  • Susan Bates® Knitting Needles: 5mm [US 8]
  • Yarn needle
  • Stitch markers (2)
  • Tape Measure
  • Scissors

    • GAUGE:
    • 16 sts = 4" (10 cm); 34 rows = 4" (10 cm). CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

    • Special Stitch
    • kfb (Knit into front and back) = Knit next stitch but do not remove from needle, knit into back loop of same stitch and remove from needle.

    • NOTES:
    • Scrubby is worked back and forth in rows from head down in Garter st (knit every row).
    • Stitches are picked up across side edges to knit arms.
    • Scrubber measures 9-1/2" across arms x 9-1/4" long (24 x 23.5 cm)

    • DIRECTIONS:

    • With A, cast on 6 sts.
    • Row 1 (right side): K1, kfb, k2, kfb, k1—8 sts.
    • Row 2: K1, kfb, k4, kfb, k1—10 sts.
    • Row 3: K1, kfb, k6, kfb, k1—12 sts.
    • Row 4: K1, kfb, k8, kfb, k1—14 sts.
    • Row 5: K1, kfb, k10, kfb, k1—16 sts.
    • Rows 6–20: Knit.
    • Row 21: K1, k2tog, k10, k2tog, k1—14 sts.
    • Row 22: Knit.
    • Row 23: [K2, kfb] 4 times, k2—18 sts. Place marker at each end of row.
    • Row 24: *K2, kfb; repeat from * across—24 sts.
    • Rows 25–54: Knit.
    • Row 55: K1, k2tog, k18, k2tog, k1—22 sts.
    • Row 56: K1, k2tog, k16, k2tog, k1—20 sts.
    • Row 57: K1, k2tog, k14, k2tog, k1—18 sts.
    • Row 58: K1, k2tog, k12, k2tog, k1—16 sts.
    • Row 59: K1, k2tog, k11, kfb, k1.
    • Row 60: Knit.
    • Rows 61 and 62: Repeat Rows 59 and 60.
    • Row 63: Repeat Row 59.
    • Row 64: K1, kfb, k11, k2tog, k1.
    • Rows 65–67: Repeat Rows 61–63.
    • Row 68: K13, k2tog, k1—15 sts.
    • Row 69: K1, k2tog, k10, kfb, k1.
    • Row 70: K12, k2tog, k1—14 sts.
    • Row 71: K1, k2tog, k9, kfb, k1.
    • Row 72: K11, k2tog, k1—13 sts.
    • Row 73: K1, [k2tog, k1] 4 times—9 sts.
    • Bind off.

    • Right Arm
    • Row 1: With right side facing, beginning at marked row, pick up and knit 8 sts across ends of rows.
    • Rows 2–15: Work in Garter st for 14 rows.
    • Row 16: K1, k2tog, k2, k2tog, k1—6 sts.
    • Row 17: K1, [k2tog] twice, k1—4 sts.
    • Bind off.

    • Left Arm
    • Row 1: With wrong side facing, beginning at marked row, pick up and knit 8 sts across ends of rows.
    • Rows 2–17: Work same as right arm.

    • FINISHING:
    • Using photograph as a guide, with B, embroider 3 or 4 vertical straight stitches for each eye and short, horizontal straight stitches for mouth. Pull stitches gently through piece so fabric doesn’t pucker.
    • Weave in ends.

    • ABBREVIATIONS:
    • A, B = Color A, Color B
    • k = knit
    • k2tog = knit next 2 sts together
    • [ ] = work directions in brackets the number of times specified
    • * or ** = repeat whatever follows the * or ** as indicated

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