Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn (Lily’s Sugar and Cream)
- Main Color: 75 yards
- Border Color: 15 yards
H 5.00mm Crochet Hook
8″ x 8″
CH: Chain- Yarn over pull through one loop.
SS: Slip stitch- Insert hook into stitch. Yarn over and pull through both the stitch and loop on the hook.
DC: Double crochet- Yarn over. Insert hook into stitch. Yarn over pull through stitch. Yarn over pull through two loops. Yarn over pull through two loops.
HDC: Half double crochet- Yarn over. Insert hook into stitch. Yarn over pull through stitch. Yarn over pull through three stitches.
Dc3Tog: Double crochet 3 together- *Yarn over. Insert hook into stitch. Yarn over. Draw up loop. Yarn over. Pull Through Two loops.* Repeat from * to * a total of two times. Yarn over pull through all loops on the hook.
- Sides: 1 Hdc in the side of each SS row. 1 Hdc in the side of every other Hdc row and 2 in the side of every other Hdc row.
- Top & Bottom: 1 Hdc in each stitch.
- Corners: 3 Hdc in each corner.
- For this pattern guage and hook size is not important. If you use a smaller hook your dishcloth may come out a little smaller; Vise versa, your square may come out a little larger if you use a bigger hook.
Row 1: Hdc in the third chain from hook and in each chain across. (24 HDc + turning chain)
Row 2: Chain 1 (Counts as first SS). *Dc2tog in the next stitch. SS in the next stitch.* Repeat from * to * across, making final SS in the second chain of turning chain.
Row 3: Chain 2. Hdc in each stitch across. (24 Hdc + turning chain)
Row 4 – 19: Repeat Rows 2 – 3.
Round 1: Chain 2 (DONT TURN) Evenly Hdc around the entire square. Join with a SS to the first Hdc made. *SEE NOTES*
Finish off. Weave in all ends. Block your project.
See how to block your project HERE: