Give This Dishcloth Knitting Pattern a Go [FREE Knitting Pattern]

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Ensure that your home is squeaky clean with a nicely-knitted dishcloth. It’s also a perfect project for honing your knitting skills. So, why not give this Dishcloth knitting pattern a go today?

The FREE knitting pattern can be found on the Knit Picks website.

Fishbones Dishcloth – An Elegant Beginner Dishcloth

This free knitting pattern is ideal for Level 2 - Confident Beginner KnittersText area which says "Free Knitting Pattern: Fishbones Dishcloth – An Elegant Beginner Dishcloth," followed by an emerald green knitted dishclothDesigned by Marjorie Dussaud, this fine-looking dishcloth is actually very easy to make. It is an ideal project for confident beginners who would like a bit of a challenge and try their hands on a slip stitch pattern.

The dishcloth comes in a single size and measures approximately 9.5 inches wide and 9 inches long. That is about 24 cm wide and 22 cm long, if you prefer using metric measurements.

Use Knit Picks’ Dishie Yarn, a worsted weight yarn that is made of 100% cotton. It is exceptionally durable and will make long-lasting knitted pieces, perfect for hand towels or dishcloths, such as the one we are making. However, it is also ideal for tote bags, toys, and rugs. Best of all, it is machine washable.

The dishcloth is knitted using US7 circular or straight knitting needles. That is 4.5 mm needles, if you are using the metric system.

Furthermore, this easy dishcloth pattern is made up of a simple slip stitch pattern, so it is a great piece to practice doing slipping stitches. To slip a stitch means to pass the stitch from one needle to another without working it.

If you want to learn more about this basic knitting technique, why not check out our fully-illustrated, step-by-step tutorial on the subject here: Slipping Stitches Knitwise or Purlwise.

You can access the FREE downloadable knitting pattern for this easy dishcloth here: Fishbones Dishcloth.

In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn through this link here: Knit Picks’ Dishie Yarn.

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