Free Crochet Soap Cozy Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern - Cross Stitched

Free Crochet Soap Cozy Pattern - A Free Crochet Pattern

Are you looking for a fun and practical crochet project? Look no further than this Free Crochet Soap Cozy Pattern! This pattern is great for beginners and experienced crocheters alike, and it's a perfect way to add a personalized touch to your bathroom or to create handmade gifts for friends and family.

Materials Needed

  • 3.5 mm (E4 crochet hook)
  • Scraps of worsted weight acrylic yarn in main color (about 40m) and contrasting color (about 10m)
  • Tapestry needle to weave in the ends
  • Scissors


The Soap Sock pattern comes in 2 sizes:

  • Small: for soaps up to 4.5cm by 6.5cm by 2cm / 1 ¾” by 2 ½” by ¾”
  • Large: for soaps up to 7.5cm by 11cm by 4cm / 3” by 4 1/3” by 1 1/2”

Abbreviations & Instructions


  • st = stitch
  • sc = single crochet
  • ch = chain
  • inc = increase = make 2 stitches in the same stitch
  • dec = decrease = make 1 stitch from the next 2 stitches
  • miss 1 = skip 1 stitch


  • This pattern follows US notations
  • Each stitch is worked in a separate stitch unless specified otherwise

The Pattern Steps

With a 3.5mm (E-5) crochet hook and main color yarn:

Ch 5 +1, Be sure to work around the starting chain. The entire pattern is worked in the round, in a spiral. There is no slip stitch at the end of each round.

Round 1:

Sc 4, 3 sc in the same st, sc 3, inc (12 st)

Round 2:

inc, inc, sc 3, inc, inc, sc 4, inc (17 st)

Round 3:

inc, inc, sc 6, inc, inc, 7 sc (21 st)

Round 4:

2 sc, inc, 6 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 7 sc, inc (25 st)

For the small size, skip to round 7.

Round 5:

inc, 2sc, inc, 8 sc, inc, 2 sc, inc, 8 sc, inc (30 st)

Round 6:

inc, 3 sc, inc, inc, 8 sc, inc, inc, 3 sc, inc, inc, 9 sc (37 st)

Round 7 – 8:

sc around

Switch to contrast color yarn

Round 9 – 11:

sc around

Switch back to main color yarn and repeat rows 7 to 11 once for the small size, twice for the big size. Make 2 more rounds of sc in the main color.

With 2 strands of the main color and one strand of the contrasting color make a 35cm braid. Work a last row of sc over the braid and fasten off.

Enjoy your handmade Crochet Soap Cozy!

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