Knitting Patterns for the Bath
These knitting patterns for spa sets, bath mitts, and other bath and powder room decor make great gifts for bridal showers, housewarmings, holidays, and more.
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Free Knitting Patterns
I need one of these! Easy pattern for a back scrubber with handy loops. Recommended yarn is Red Heart Scrubby which textured for cleaning but soft on skin and machine washable.
Bathroom or Kitchen Decor Set
These accessory patterns are perfect gifts for housewarmings or holidays.
Pretty and practical shower scrubbing mitt.
Felted Soap Cozies
These soap cozies are an ingenious way to make your soap last longer. Simply sew a bar of soap inside, and the cozy felts as you use it. Great use for leftover wool yarn. Site requires registration for pattern download.
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Aubrey Spa Set
Pampering spa set includes patterns for face pads, washcloths, and a matching basket. Fill it with handmade soaps and you have the perfect gift!
Owlie Soap Sack
Rachel Jankovic’s adorable soap cozy is a quick and easy project. Just slip in a bar of soap for lots of fun in the bath.
Great way to brighten up the kitchen or bath! And a great gift idea.
Sea Monster Bath Mitt
Michele Wilcox for Red Heart Yarn designed this adorable puppet that will make kids love bath time. If you use the recommended Red Heart Scrubby yarn, you’ll get a textured that’s good for getting at dirt but soft enough to use on skin. Red Heart sent me a sample of the yarn for review. Red Heart sent me a sample of the yarn for review. I haven’t had a chance to use it yet, but I like the texture — it’s softer than I expected.
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Futurama Bender Toilet Roll Cosy
Elizabeth Jarvis’s Bender is worked in stockinette stitch with some simple shaping.
Patterns for Purchase
Woolly Soap on a Rope
Quick knit and great stash buster for cotton yarn! Holds a bar of oval shaped soap (ie. Dove) or stuff with Potpourri.
Spa & Bath Sets to Knit
Each of the 5 sets in Spa & Bath Sets to Knit has an adult-size bath mitt, drawstring soap sack, facecloth, and headband knit in soft cotton worsted weight yarn. Sets are Refresh (featuring a lacy diamond border), Paradise (diamond lace pattern), Rejuvenate (forget-me-not floral pattern), Sunrays (eyelet mock cable pattern), and Tranquility (with an eyelet lattice border).
Great gift idea and stash buster. Add some essential oils for scented decor. Or use as dryer balls.
Waste Basket from Plastic Yarn
Emily Blades designed this very meta pattern that turns waste bags into waste basket! One of the 20 designs for plastic bag yarn in her book Eco-Friendly Knits
Teddy Bear Toilet Roll Cover
Adorable toilet roll cozy is a cute addition to bath decor.
Round Facecloths & Soap Sacks
Four different sets of matching facecloth and soap sack designs perfect for gift-giving or just pampering yourself. Each set only uses 1 skein of yarn.
Terry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, intheloopknitting.com. Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!