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Free Crochet Pattern: Cool Graphic Dishcloths

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Lion Brand« Kitchen Cotton
Pattern #: L10740
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
About 10 x 10 in. (25.5 x 25.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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The bold stripes and concentric squares of these Kitchen Cotton dishcloths make them a colorful, retro way to wash and dry dishes in any kitchen. For a version in warm tones, see the Warm Graphic Dishcloths
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Color (A)
Kitchen Cotton

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 831-106: Kitchen Cotton Yarn: Blueberry
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Color (B)
Kitchen Cotton

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Color (C)
Kitchen Cotton

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 831-098: Kitchen Cotton Yarn: Vanilla
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Color (D)
Kitchen Cotton

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To change colors, simply select color name from the drop-down above or else click the swatch you want to change and then click a color below
Kitchen Cotton
Vanilla Bubblegum Blueberry Blue Ice Hot Pepper Cayenne Snap Pea Pumpkin
Grape Tropic Breeze Licorice Citrus Kiwi Olive
*Kitchen Cotton (Article #831). 100% Cotton; package size: 2.00oz/57.00 gr. (99yds/90m) pull skeins

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MATERIALS
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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  831-106 Kitchen Cotton Yarn: Blueberry
   ball
$ 3.69  
Note: (A)
•  831-130 Kitchen Cotton Yarn: Snap Pea
   ball
$ 3.69  
Note: (B)
•  831-098 Kitchen Cotton Yarn: Vanilla
   ball
$ 3.69  
Note: (C)
•  831-170 Kitchen Cotton Yarn: Kiwi
   ball
$ 3.69  
Note: (D)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)   $ 2.45  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
 

Cool Graphic Dishcloths

Lion Brand« Kitchen Cotton

GAUGE:

14 sc + 16 rows = 4 in. (10 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

NOTES:

1. Dishcloth is worked from the center outwards, beginning with a Center Block. The chart provides an overview of the construction order.
2. Strips 1-4 are all worked in the second color around the Center Block. Strips 5-8 are all worked in the third color and surround the previous Strips. Strips 9-12 are all worked in the fourth color and surround the previous Strips.
3. To change color, work the last st of old color to last yarn over, Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops to complete st.


DISHCLOTH #1
Center Block

With A, ch 13.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 12 sc.
Rows 2-13: Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across. Change to B. Fasten off A.

Strip 1
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Center Block.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 12 sc evenly spaced across edge of Center Block.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 2
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 1 and next edge of Center Block.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 15 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 1 and next edge of Center Block.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 3
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 2 and next edge of Center Block.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 15 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 2 and next edge of Center Block.
Rows 2-5: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 4
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 3, last edge of Center Block and side edge of Strip 1.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 19 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 3, last edge of Center Block, and side edge of Strip 1.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.
Change to C in last sc of Row 3. Fasten off B.

Strip 5
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 4, long edge of Strip 1, and side edge of Strip 2.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 17 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 4, long edge of Strip 1, and side edge of Strip 2.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 6
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 5, long edge of Strip 2, and side edge of Strip 3.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 22 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 5, long edge of Strip 2, and side edge of Strip 3.
Rows 2-5: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 7
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 6, long edge of Strip 3, and side edge of Strip 4.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 22 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 6, long edge of Strip 3, and side edge of Strip 4.
Rows 2-5: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 8
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 7, long edge of Strip 4, and side edge of Strip 5.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 26 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 7, long edge of Strip 4, and side edge of Strip 5.
Rows 2-5: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Change to D in last sc of Row 5. Fasten off C.

Strip 9
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 8, long edge of Strip 5, and side edge of Strip 6.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 26 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 8, long edge of Strip 5, and side edge of Strip 6.
Rows 2 and 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 10
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 9, long edge of Strip 6, and side edge of Strip 7.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 29 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 9, long edge of Strip 6, and side edge of Strip 7.
Rows 2-5: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 11
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 10, long edge of Strip 7, and side edge of Strip 8.
Row 1: Ch 1, turn, work 30 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 10, long edge of Strip 7, and side edge of Strip 8.
Rows 2-5: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

Strip 12
Rotate piece 90 degrees to work across side edge of Strip 11, long edge of Strip 8, and side edge of Strip 9.
Row 1: Ch 1, work 33 sc evenly spaced across side edge of Strip 11, long edge of Strip 8, and side edge of Strip 9.
Rows 2-4: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across. Do not fasten off.

FINISHING
Ch 1, turn, sc in corner, ch 16 for hanging loop, sc in same corner. Fasten off D.
Weave in ends.

DISHCLOTH #2
Make same as Dishcloth #1, in the following colors: work Center Block with C; Strips 1-4 with D; Strips 5-8 with A; Strips 9-12 with B.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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ch(s) = chain(s) sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)  


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