Introduction: Crochet Tawashi

About: Hi everyone my name is waverly. I am homeschooled and I have three younger siblings 4 year old brother, 8 and 12 year old sister and I love to try new crafts or art and share them with others. I also LOVE adve…
So what is a tawashi? Tawashis (also known as a spiral scrubbies) are a popular crocheted item in Japan. You can use them for cleaning dishes or the kitchen counter and you can even use them for your face!! This is and easy beginner project and takes around 25-30 minutes to make.


Sc~Single Crochet
Sl~Slip Stitch
Scdc~Single Crochet Decrease

Step 1: Supplies

~ Cotton yarn (I used sugar and cream)
~ Yarn needle
~ H 5.0mm crochet hook
~ Scissors

Step 2: Row 1

Row 1: ch 14, sc 1 until the end

Step 3: Row 2

Row 2: ch 1, sc 2 in the same sc, sc 1 until the last 2 sc, scdc

Step 4: Rows 3-22

Rows 3-22: ch 1, sc 2 in the same sc, sc 1 until the last 2 sc, scdc 1

Step 5: Sewing

Sc the sides together then finish off with a long tail. Using the yarn needle sew the ends and pull to form a circle. Do that to both sides and then it should collapse

Step 6: Done!!!

I hope you've enjoyed this instructable and Leave a comment about what your going to use your tawashi for.

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