A New Twist On Grandmother's Favorite Dishcloth

This is a list of patterns using the basic grandmother's favorite dishcloth pattern, only with a new twist.

Thursday, July 28, 2005

Grandmother's Favorite-The Original


Grandmother's Favorite Dishcloth
Designer: Unknown
Rating: Easy Materials: Sugar and Cream yarn; Size 6 or 7 needles (US)
Instructions:
Cast on 4 stitches
Row 1: Knit 4
Row 2: Knit 2, yarn over, knit across the row.
Repeat Row 2 until you have 44 stitches on the needle.
Row 3: Knit 1, Knit 2 together, yarn over, knit 2 together, knit to the end of the row.
Repeat Row 3 until you have 4 stitches on the needle.
You can now either bind off or do a round of single crochet and make a little loop of chain stitches in one corner so you can hang the cloth to dry when you are finished using it..

Texas Tech GF Dishcloth


You work this pattern the same way you do Grandmother’s Favorite dishcloth pattern. The red square represents the first stitch in the row, then purl the TT design.

Texas Tech Grandmother's Favorite Dishcloth
Designer: Ruth Slate
Rating: Easy
Materials: Sugar and Cream yarn; Size 6 or 7 needles (US)
Instructions:
Cast on 4 stitches
Row 1: Knit 4
Row 2: Knit 2, yarn over, knit across the row.
Repeat Row 2 until you have 22 stitches on the needle.
Row 20: k2,YO,K2, P14, K4
Row 21: K2, YO, knit across and all odd rows to Row 41
Row 22: K2, YO, K3, P14, K5
Row 24: K2, YO, K4, P3,K2 P4, K2, P3, knit across
Row 26: K2, YO, K5, P3, K2, P4, K2, P3, knit across
Row 28: K2, YO, K6, P3, K2, P4, K2, P3, knit across
Row 30: K2, YO, K13, P4, knit across
Row 32: K2, YO, K14, P4, knit across
Row 34: K2, YO, K15, P4, knit across
Row 36: K2, YO, K12, P12, knit across
Row 38: K2, YO, K12, P13, knit across
Row 40: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K12, P2, K2, P4, K2, P2, knit across
Row 42: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K12, P2, K2, P4, K2, P2, knit across
Row 44: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K14, P4, knit across
Row 46: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K13, P4, knit across
Row 48: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K12, P4, knit across
Row 50: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K11, P4, knit across
Row 52: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K9, P4, knit across
Row 54: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K6, P6, knit across
Row 56: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, K5, P6, knit across
Row 58: K1, K2tog, YO, K2tog, knit across
Repeat Row 58 until you have 4 stitches on the needle


You can now either bind off or do a round of single crochet and make a little loop of chain stitches in one corner so you can hang the cloth to dry when you are finished using it.