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Bathroom Rugs: Give Old Towels a Second Life as Bath Mat Transforming towels into super-soft, eco-chic bath rugs.
DIY bath rug. Repurpose those old towels or t shirts into a bath rug
Here’s a fun, eco-friendly rug-making project to enliven your bathroom. Give your old towels a second life by transforming them into super soft, eco-chic bath rugs. All you need besides the towels is a gridded matting that you can find at any craft store or home ware store. How-to Instructions for this Handmade Bathroom Floor Mat 1. First, wash and dry the towel or towels you’ll be using for your mat. 2. Decide how big you want your bath rug to be by measuring the dimensions on the flour, e.g.. in from of your shower recess, as shown here. 3. Purchase gridded matting and cut it to those dimensions. Can be bought at a craft shop or basic home ware store as this usually sits under floor rugs to avoid slipping. It is also called an ‘anti-slip mat’. 4. Cut the towels into 5-6” long pieces, approx. 3/4” thick. 5. Knot each strip along the grid, ensuring they all face the same way. Tip: for a thick, full mat, knot along every line. For a thinner mat, knot along every other line. It’s an easy to do project that require little concentration. . It may take you a while but it will be worth it once you’re
Bath Mat from old Towels or t-Shirts DIY rug hooking.
Bath Mat from old Towels or t-Shirts 1. First, wash and dry the towels you’ll be using for your mat. 2. Decide how big you want your bath rug to be by measuring the dimensions on the flour, e.g.. in from of your shower recess, as shown here. 3. Purchase gridded matting and cut it to those dimensions. This usually sits under floor rugs to avoid slipping and is also called ‘rug canvas’ or ‘anti-slip mat’.4. Cut the towels into 5-6” long pieces, approx. 3/4” thick.
Recycled Towel rag-rug bath mat. I really must get around to making a rag rug at some point. A bath mat version would be a good start & we have a bunch of old towels...
tie-dye or dip-dye stained napkins — whatever helps you cover those pesky stains, By Lovely Indeed
Keep the mess in the towel then throw the towel in the laundry when you get home from your trip.
Easy: single or double crochet bath mat with bubble crochet edging
This looks pretty simple to make. It looks so much nicer that the towel with the knitted top and big button lol
Bath mat from old towels. Fabulous idea. The towel mat will absorb wetness as you stand on it. Easy tutorial and video too.
Ripped sheet bath mat... I can crochet, but this knitting thing? Not so much. Guess there's always a time to learn.
kitchen towels - brilliant. I'm totally doing this... maybe some for Christmas presents too!
Cute crafty rug, I believe they are made of strips of towels and a mesh of some sort (probably available at any craft store) Directions are not listed on website
Make a tote bag that turns into a beach towel (with a pillow in it!)
I'm in LOVE with this bath mat that is 'knitted' from #recycled bed sheets! Brilliant!
DIY Bath Mat
DIY Tutorial - Rose Bath Mat - made from strips of t-shirts.