Knobbly Dishcloth | Free Knitting Pattern


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.


Materials

  • 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

Gauge

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


Abbreviations

CO: cast on

k: knit

p: purl

st(s): stitch(es)

*...*: repeat the instructions in the asterisks


Pattern Notes

  • Find the yarn featured in this pattern here.

  • 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.


Dishcloth

CO 34 sts

Rows 1-2

*k1, p1* across

Rows 3-4

*p1, k1* across

Rows 5-48

Repeat Rows 1-4, or continue until your

dishcloth is square

Row 49/Final Row

*k1, p1* across


Bind off all sts in knit


Finishing

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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I hope you enjoyed following this pattern! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to send an email to thegracefultangle@gmail.com. Don't forget to follow along on Instagram, YouTube, and Facebook and to stay in the loop!


Until next time,

Amy Kate


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