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Make homemade plastic mesh pot scrubbers using mesh vegetable or onion bags. To make these, all you need is the mesh bag and a needle and heavy thread, such as embroidery thread. More »

As of June 2015, patterns for scrubbies are available online at Maggie's Crochet, Mother Earth News and About.com. Maggie's Crochet pattern requires 2-inch strips of nylon netting knotted together and an N crochet hook. ... More »

Some tips for making tulle pot scrubbers include cutting a rough-textured tulle fabric into strips for using as yarn, using a crochet hook of the appropriate size to form a circular scrubber, and making the scrubber doub... More »

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