This beginner-friendly textured dishcloth is such a fun and mindless knit! It makes the perfect addition to any kitchen, and could be a super quick gift knit.
30 grams or 60 yards of any worsted weight cotton yarn. Sample uses KnitPicks Dishie in Inlet
Size 7(4.5 mm) knitting needles
Scissors and a yarn needle
It is not necessary to achieve a certain gauge for this dishcloth, but if you would like the same dimensions as the sample I suggest checking.
8 stitches and 12 rows = 2 inches in stockinette stitch worked flat
CO: cast on
*...*: repeat the instructions in the asterisks
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This dishcloth is worked in rows. Be sure to turn your work after completing each row.
When finished and worked to pattern, this dishcloth measures 8 inches square. To make the dishcloth smaller/larger, simply cast on less/more stitches in multiples of two, and work until the dishcloth is square. Note that any changes will affect your required yardage.
CO 34 sts
*k1, p1* across
*p1, k1* across
Repeat Rows 1-4, or continue until your
dishcloth is square
Row 49/Final Row
*k1, p1* across
Bind off all sts in knit
Cut yarn, and weave in any ends.
Dishcloths aren’t typically in need of blocking, but feel free to do so. If you chose a 100% cotton yarn, I recommend simply washing these dishcloths in the washer and dryer just like clothes. They will last for years to come!
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Until next time,
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