DIY Cotton Dishcloths


Easy peasy lemon squeezey home made dishcloths!  Below are patterns for knitted and crocheted cotton dishcloths.

For my knitted cloths I used 10 ply cotton and 4mm needles.

Waffle Knit Cloth

Large, medium, small (makeup remover size)

Cast on 54, (36), 16 stitches

Knit 5 rows garter stitch

ROW 1 and 2: Knit 3, *Knit 1, Purl 1*, Repeat *to* till last three stitches, Knit 3

ROW 3 and 4: Knit

Repeat these 4 Rows 16, (11), 5 times

Knit 3 rows garter stitch.

Cast off

Weave in ends.

 

Diagonal Garter Stitch Cloth

Cast on 3 stitches

ROW 1: Knit

ROW 2: Knit 1, inc in next stitch, knit 1

ROW 3: Knit 1, inc in next stitch, knit to end

ROW 4: Repeat ROW 3 (6 stitches)

ROW 5: Knit 2, yo, knit to end

Repeat ROW 5 until 65, (35), 17 stitches

NEXT: Knit 1, K2tog, yo, K2tog, knit to end

Repeat this row until 7 stiches

NEXT:  Knit 1, k2tog, knit to end

Repeat until 3 stitches

Cast off

Weave in ends