knitter can find the chance to knit something in almost every place she
goes. On a train, in a store, in a restaurant, thereís always something
that can be either covered with a beautiful knit case or some other handy
knit item. The good news is that in your own house, youíre free to knit to
your heartís content. That means every room is fair game, including the
You might think there arenít a lot of projects in one small room. Lucky
for knitters, there are plenty. You can start with the floor. There are
great patterns for bathroom rugs, and excellent yarn to make them with.
You definitely want to use something you can wash without worrying about.
A good choice is a thicker cotton, but be sure to wash it in cold so it
Then there are the small items. Do you keep a box of tissues in your
bathroom? Most people do and itís simply screaming for a pretty, handmade
box cover. This is something that can be made in several different
versions for each holiday, so your bathroom can keep up with your knitting
decorations in the rest of the house.
Itís easy to go overboard in the bathroom. You may find
yourself knitting toilet seat covers, cozies for the soap dispenser, the
toothbrush holder, and so on. If you want to go all out, there are plenty
of patterns online for everything you can imagine.
You can also go for useful items like things you can buy, but
might like to make instead. You can make loofahs for exfoliating and you
can even use different types of yarn and use each different loofah
depending on how much scrubbing you plan to do.
There are also some great patterns for bath mitts, which are not only an
indulgent way to do your own washing, but theyíre also great for giving
baths to little ones. They always seem to get a kick out of a bath mitt;
somehow theyíre much more exciting than ordinary washcloths. Plus there
are adorable patterns for animal shaped bath mitts.