Knitted Soap Sack

Imagine a cozy, handcrafted soap pouch made from soft yarn that gently exfoliates your skin while holding your favorite bar of soap. This unique item, known as a Knitted Soap Sack, is not only practical but also adds a touch of charm to your daily bathing routine. The intricate knit design allows for a luxurious lather to be created, ensuring a spa-like experience every time you shower. The Knitted Soap Sack is a versatile accessory that can be used in the shower, bath, or even at the sink. It helps to extend the life of your soap by allowing it to dry between uses, preventing it from becoming soggy and melting away. Additionally, the textured surface of the sack provides gentle exfoliation, leaving your skin feeling soft and smooth. Say goodbye to slippery soap bars and hello to a more enjoyable and efficient way to cleanse your skin with the Knitted Soap Sack.


Yarn: 50 yards (1.0 oz) of KnitPicks Dishie

Gauge: 18 sts per 4”/10 cm

Needles: US 7 - 4.5 mm & Size G or 7 Crochet Hook (for loop)

Notions: Darning needle

Finished size: 4" x 6"

Experience Level: Beginner


K = knit

P = purl


Cast on 35 stitches

Row 1 (RS): K1, *p1, k3; rep from * to last 2 stitches, p1, k1.

Row 2: K1, P1, *k1, p5, k1, p1; repeat from * to last stitch, k1.

Row 3: K1, *k2, p1, k3, p1, k1; repeat from * to last 2 stitches, k2.

Row 4: K1, p1, *p2, k1, p1, k1, p3; repeat from * to last stitch, k1.

Repeat 1-4 chevron pattern 10 times, until piece measures 6” from cast-on edge.


Bind off. Transfer the last live stitch to a crochet hook, chain 20, with crochet hook use single crochet to attach the loop to the flat knit piece.

Cut yarn tail of 30” for seaming and pull through remaining live stitch to bind off.

Fold piece in half, seam side and bottom edges.

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