24 Free Knitting Patterns for Dishcloths and Washcloths via Underground CrafterAfter last year’s Knitted Kitchen Blog Hop, I became a believer in knitting dishcloths and washcloths. These projects are quick to make, eco-friendly, and functional, and they make affordable gifts, great ways to try out new stitches, and beautiful handmade touches for any home. I’ve gathered 24 free knitting patterns for dishcloths and washcloths so you can make some today!

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24 Free Knitting Patterns for Dishcloths and Washcloths

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24 Free Knitting Patterns for Dishcloths and Washcloths via Underground Crafter

These first eight dishcloths and washcloths are my favorites from my own designs.

Collage of 8 Free Knitting Patterns for Dishcloths and Washcloths | 24 Free Knitting Patterns for Dishcloths and Washcloths via Underground CrafterClockwise from top left:

Collage of 16 Free Knitting Patterns for Dishcloths and Washcloths | 24 Free Knitting Patterns for Dishcloths and Washcloths via Underground CrafterThese next 16 dishcloths and washcloths are my favorite finds from around the web. Photos are © the respective designers and are used with permission.

Left column, from top to bottom:

Second column, from top to bottom:

  • Garter Chevrons Washcloth by StitchesNScraps: This pattern includes written and charted instructions and a video tutorial.
  • Nice and Neutral Dishcloth by DigKnitty Designs: This dishcloth is designed in the style of a nine patch quilt block.
  • Butterfly Stitch Washcloth by StitchesNScraps: This pattern includes written and charted instructions and both photo and video tutorials for the butterfly stitch.
  • Diamond Seed Stitch Dishcloth by Creative Crochet Workshop: This pattern includes both written and charted instructions, and links to a free crochet version of the same pattern.

Third column, from top to bottom:

  • I Heart You Washcloth by Roving Crafters: This pattern includes both written and charted instructions for the heart shaped cables.
  • Simple Weave Washcloth by 9 Stitches: This textured washcloth is a favorite on AllFreeKnitting.
  • Striped Moss Stitch Dishcloth by Creative Crochet Workshop: This textured dishcloth includes written and charted instructions, and links to a free crochet version, too.
  • Rustic Chic Dishcloth by LeeLee Knits: These striped dishcloths make a perfect host(ess) gift.

Right column, from top to bottom:

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24 Free Knitting Patterns for Dishcloths and Washcloths
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