25+ Free Dishcloth Patterns: {Crochet}

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Here’s a great list of crocheted dishcloths from my bookmark collection and online research, plenty of designs to choose from and most are quick and easy to make too!

craftleftovers.com

craftleftovers.com

Multi-Colored: Features a loop for hanging. Download (zip file with pdf).

Ruffled: Finished size: 9″ square. This can be made smaller or larger by adding or removing from the starter chains.

chickensintheroad.com

chickensintheroad.com

cozymadethings.blogspot.ca

cozymadethings.blogspot.ca

Primrose: Two different designs available, a pretty primrose (as shown) and Daisy Wheel (circular with scalloped petal edges).

Pretty Scallops: Measures 9.5″ square, skill level noted as “Intermediate”. Stitches include sc, dc, tr LSC and TRCL (includes instructions).

mocrochet.blogspot.ca

mocrochet.blogspot.ca

whiskersandwool.blogspot.ca

whiskersandwool.blogspot.ca

Tulips: Cute & Kitschy, features a tulip in each corner with leaves and border in a contrasting color.

Granny’s Remix: A great little stashbuster worked in at least 2 colors, trimmed in a simple white edging.

jaimeddesigns.com

jaimeddesigns.com

cardmakermagazine.com

cardmakermagazine.com

Dainty: Colorful pearl cotton make these a delight to the eyes as well as handy scrubbies!

Nubby (pdf): The texture in this is made by alternating single and treble stitches.

tangledyarns.ca

tangledyarns.ca

treasuresmadefromyarn.com

treasuresmadefromyarn.com

Circular Pie: Round design with eight sections worked inside, just like sliced pie! Made with worsted weight yarn and a G hook.

Starbursts: Pretty little design that measures about 8″ square when finished.

bloomingpatterns.blogspot.ca

bloomingpatterns.blogspot.ca

crochetme.com

crochetme.com

Textured: Features a stitch that utilizes both the front and back loop of the same stitch to create a sturdy fabric.

Basket Weave: Based on the popular knit design…nice & scrubby!

reesedixon.com

reesedixon.com

earthwhisper.wordpress.com

earthwhisper.wordpress.com

Brick Wall: A version of the popular ballband knit design.

Tulip Stitch: Lovely decorative design, easy enough to make too!

foothillsofthegreatsmokymountains.blogspot.ca

foothillsofthegreatsmokymountains.blogspot.ca

dishclothcorner.blogspot.ca

dishclothcorner.blogspot.ca

Garterlac: Worked in back loop in single crochet through out.

Seed Stitch: This works equally well with a solid color and the seed stitch gives it a little texture for scrubbing.

bronsfiberstuff.typepad.com

bronsfiberstuff.typepad.com

myknittingbasket.blogspot.ca

myknittingbasket.blogspot.ca

Lacy: It’s “squarish” because it looks rectangle once done, but squares nicely after blocking.

Textured Stripes: Materials needed: 4-ply, worsted weight cotton; Hook Size H/8, 5.00 mm.

lemonlaneblog.wordpress.com

lemonlaneblog.wordpress.com

myrecycledbags.com

myrecycledbags.com

Pointed Granny: This is a great project to use up those small pieces of cotton you have in your stash.

9 1/2″ Square: This washes up beautifully and even keeps it’s shape after washing and drying.

calledblessed.com

calledblessed.com

salihan.com

salihan.com

Apple Tawashi: Made with acrylic yarn to give it extra scrubbing power, two sides are pieced together so it’s nice and thick. Here’s a Pear version.

Quick & Easy: Simple design made with a size H hook and worsted weight cotton yarn.

knitandcrochettn.blogspot.ca

knitandcrochettn.blogspot.ca

whiskersandwool.blogspot.ca

whiskersandwool.blogspot.ca

Simple Stripes: Made in one main color with a stripe on each end in a contrasting color. Available via pdf download.

Nubbie Scrubbies: Textured and thick, can also be used as a washcloth. Simple to work, uses ch, sc and tr stitches.

bobamom.blogspot.ca

bobamom.blogspot.ca

heather-thegoodlife.blogspot.ca

heather-thegoodlife.blogspot.ca

Citrus Twist: Made with 100% cotton worsted weight yarn and size G hook, border done in contrasting color.

Plaid: The main body is worked in 3 different colors then the edging done in a contrasting color.

appleblossomdreams.blogspot.ca

appleblossomdreams.blogspot.ca

plus3crochet.blogspot.ca

plus3crochet.blogspot.ca

African Flower: Has a center flower design, hexagon shaped and trimmed in a contrasting color.

Hexagonal: Super simple to whip up and suitable for beginners. Pretty edging is worked in a contrasting color.

gmaellenscraftycorner.wordpress.com

gmaellenscraftycorner.wordpress.com

everydayhandmade.blogspot.ca

everydayhandmade.blogspot.ca

Lacy Look: These have a nice texture, measure 9 1/2″ square when finished (4 ply worsted weight 100% cotton).

Prefer knit projects? See this collection.

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Published: August 29, 2009
Updated: September 19, 2012

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6 Comments to “25+ Free Dishcloth Patterns: {Crochet}”
  1. Pat says:

    Thank you so much for allowing us to make your beautiful pot holders. I love them and will start right away to make a few.

    Best Wishes,

    Pat

  2. heckety says:

    Thank you for these patterns, I was getting awfully bored with plain old double crochet, but not advanced enough for the more intricate patterns, and these are just what I needed to keep me happy!!

  3. Jaime says:

    Thank you so much for linking my Granny Remix dishcloth! It made my day!

  4. Bettie Jane says:

    I has found that working with double thread (Size 10)an simple double crochet row
    and single crochet row make an plain. But a very good dish cloth!
    Unlike the fancy one, it rinse better therefore stay fresher long.

  5. Carole says:

    I want free patterns for wash cloths. We make them for WIC which is woman infant and children who have nothing And I need a pattern for corchet wash cloths. Thank you. Carole

  6. Ellen Mackler says:

    This is sweet! A lot of nice patterns here. And, thank you so much for including my Super Simple Hexagonal Dishcloth! This is very exciting. I knew I was getting a lot of hits on my pattern, but had not actually seen this page until today.


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