Easy dishcloth or washcloth
Skill Level: Easy
· worsted weight cotton yarn
· 5.0 mm (H-8) crochet hook
· Yarn needle for weaving in ends
Gauge: 16 stitches and 9 rows in hdc = 4” (10 cm)
CHECK YOUR GAUGE - adjust hook size if needed
ch = chain hdc = half double crochet
st(s) = stitch(es) sc = single crochet
ss = slip stitch
ROW 1 Ch 26, hdc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 2, turn. (24 hdc)
ROW 2 Working in back loops only, hdc in each st across. Ch 2, turn. (24 hdc)
ROW 3 – 12 Repeat ROW 2. Do not turn or fasten off at the end of ROW 12.
ROUND 1 Ch 1, sc 2 in each row end down 1st side, sc 24 evenly across bottom, sc 2 in each row end up the other side, sc 24 across top. DO NOT TURN.
ROUND 2 sc in first 4 sts, ch 1 and ss in same space as 4th sc. Continue in this manner around the entire cloth. Ss to first sc to join. Fasten off and weave in ends.