This Floret Stitch Crochet Dishcloth pattern is the perfect way to practice the double crochet stitch. It works up quickly and makes a great gift for a friend. You will want to make one for your own kitchen too.
What about making a matching crochet sponge?
Here is what you will need:
- Cotton yarn
- Crochet Hook H/ 5mm hook
- Yarn Needle
Terminology/ stitch abbreviations:
- Slip stitch→sl st
- Single crochet→sc
- Double crochet→dc
- Work the pattern between * and *, then repeat the pattern x more times→*…* x times important for this project
Floret Crochet Dishcloth Pattern (Easy)
Ch36, start in the 4th ch from the hook.
Row 1: 33 dc across, ch1✧, turn (33 sts).
Row 2: *sl st, dc* 15 times, sl st, ch3✧, turn (33 sts).
Row 3: 33dc across, ch1✧, and turn (33 sts) – work the 33dcs into the sl sts and dcs across.
Repeat row 2 and 3 until row 19 or until your cloth reaches your desired length. Fasten off and weave in the ends.
Optional: add a sc edge or a loop for hanging or just leave it as is. You are all done with your brand new dishcloth!
Important for this project and extras:
✧Do not count ch3 or ch1 as sts – but if you want to create a straight edge, do count chs as sts (ch1=sl st, ch3=dc) and start the next row at its 2nd st.
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Want to make it bigger? Just increase your number of chs and adjust the rows accordingly.-
Want to add a loop for hanging? Don’t fasten off or connect yarn anywhere you like, ch15 (or any desired length), and sl st in the same st, then fasten off.
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Once you get the hang of this easy crochet dishcloth how about trying one of these free crochet patterns?