PUDDINGyarn

Delicious yarns for fiber addicts

a Washcloth Design for Beginners

Sharon SchuldComment

Here's a quick project that's great for gifts. You only need one ball of yarn for each washcloth. Package it with lovely soap and your gift is complete. It's fun to make stacks of these in many colours. Enjoy!

MATERIALS

1 ball Rowan Handknit Cotton 50g 85m

1 set 4.5mm (US 7) needles

 

GAUGE

20sts = 10cm (4") 

28 rows = 10cm (4")

 

INSTRUCTIONS

Cast on 45 stitches.

Knit 8 rows in garter stitch (knit every row).

Row 9: (knit 5, purl 5) 5 times, knit 5.

Row 10: knit 10, (purl 5, knit 5) 2 times, purl 5, knit 10.

Rows 11 & 13: repeat row 9.

Rows 12& 14: repeat row 10.

Rows 15, 17 & 19: repeat row 10.

Rows 16, 18 & 20: repeat row 9.

Repeat rows 9 - 20 3 times and then ros 9 - 14 once more.

Knit 8 rows in garter stitch.

Bind off all stitches.

Work in yarn ends.