These are great crochet patterns for beginners who want to learn to use basic crochet stitches to create more complex textures. You will learn 3 different stitches to make 3 unique cloths. The washcloths can be made in many different colors and always make great gifts.
Width = 10 inches
Length = 10 inches
- Worsted weight yarn (I used Lily Sugar n’ Cream cotton yarn in the colors white, light blue, and indigo. Each skein is approx. 120 yards)
- Size H (5mm) crochet hook
- Yarn needle
ch = chain
st(s) = stitch(es)
sc = single crochet
hdc = half double crochet
dc = double crochet
tr = treble crochet
yo = yarn over
Cloth 1: 12 rows and 15 sts = 4” square
Cloth 2: 8 rows and 8 bobbles = 4” square
Cloth 3: 6 rows and 8 cobblestones = 4” square
Cloth 1: Half Double Crochet Stitch (White)
Row 1: 1 hdc in 3rd ch, 1 hdc in each ch to end, turn (36 hdc).
Row 2: Ch 2 (counts as 1st hdc) 1 hdc in next st, 1 hdc in each st to the end, turn (36 hdc, including the ch 2).
Repeat row 2 until piece measures 10 inches (approx. 28 rows). Finish off and weave in all ends, block if desired.
Cloth 2: Bobble Stitch (Light Blue)
Bobble Stitch (must be worked in an even number of sts) = [yo, insert hook in st, yo and draw loop through, yo, draw loop through 1st 2 loops on hook] 3 times all in same st, yo, draw loop through all 4 loops on hook, ch 1 to close bobble.
Row 1: 1 bobble in 4th ch, *skip 1 ch, 1 bobble in next ch; repeat from * to end, turn (18 bobbles).
Row 2: Ch 3, 1 bobble between each bobble in the previous row, 1 bobble in top of turning ch, turn (18 bobbles).
Repeat row 2 until piece measures 10 inches (approx. 18 rows). Finish off and weave in all ends, block if desired.
Cloth 3: Cobblestone Stitch (Indigo)
Row 1: 1 sc in 1st ch, 1 sc in each chain to end, turn (37 sc).
Row 2: Ch 2 (does not count as st), *1 sc in next st, 1 tr in next st; repeat from * to end, turn (18 cobblestones).
Row 3: Ch 2 (does not count as st), 1 tr in 1st st, 1 sc in next st, *1 tr in next st, 1 sc in next st; repeat from * to end (Note: you should be working your single crochets into treble crochets from the previous row and your treble crochets into single crochets from the previous row. This is what makes the cobblestone texture), turn.
Row 4: Ch 1 (does not count as st), 1 sc in 1st st, 1 tr in next st, *1 sc in next st, 1 tr in next st; repeat from * to end, turn.
Repeat rows 3 and 4 until piece measures 10 inches (approx. 30 rows) Finish off and weave in all ends, block if desired.
If you have any questions/comments about the pattern don’t hesitate to contact me!
© Busted Hook Boutique 2016
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