This crochet dishcloth features a simple, yet pretty lace stitch. It’s great for the kitchen, the bathroom, or for cleaning and dusting around the home.
The finished size measures 7 by 7 inches, but can be increased as needed in the multiple provided.
Thus, you could easily crochet up a matching placemat, a coaster or a pretty table mat.
Skill Level: Easy
Yarn: Bernat Handicrafter, 100% Cotton #4
Crochet Hook: H/8-5.00mm
Finished Size: 7″ by 7″
Ch/Chs = Chain/Chains
Dc = Double Crochet
Rep = Repeat
Sc = Single Crochet
Sk = Skip
Sp/Sps = Space/Spaces
St/Sts = Stitch/Stitches
Ch 23, or any multiple of 6 + 5.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and into each ch across. Turn [22 sc]
Row 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc, now and throughout), dc in next st and into each st across. Turn [22 dc]
Row 3: Ch 1, sc in first 4 dc, *ch 2, sk next 2 dc, sc in next 4 dc; rep from * across. Turn [16 sc and 3 ch-2 sps]
Row 4: Ch 3, dc in next sc, ch 1, sk next 2 sc, work 4 dc in ch 2 sp, *ch 2, sk next 4 sc, 4 dc in next ch-2 sp; rep from * once, ch 1, sk next 2 sc, dc in last 2 sc. Turn [16 dc]
Row: 5: Ch 1, sc in first dc and into each dc and into each ch across. Turn [22 sc]
Row 6-13: Rep rows 2-5 twice.
Row 14: Rep row 2.
Row 15: Ch 1, sc in first st and into each st across. Turn.
Edging: Ch 1, sc evenly around working 3 sc in each corner; join with slip stitch in first sc. Fasten Off.
This dishcloth pattern is also available on Ravelry.