#30 Cross Stitch Crochet Dishcloth

Meaning of Violets continued…People who are born with violet as their birth flower have an accurate intuition, a tremendous common sense, ingeniousness, and a powerful will. They can handle any difficulties in life with a smile and transcend setbacks by using celestial knowledge. Women are born with this flower as their birth flower are original, independent, beautiful and intellectual.

Follow me onto dishcloth #31 and the rest of the story…

Cross-Stitch Dishcloth

Original Design By: Maggie Weldon
Copyright 2011 Maggie Weldon

Skill: Easy
Size: About 9” square.
Materials: Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn:
Green – 2 oz, 100 yds (60 g, 90 m)
(Lily Sugar ‘n Cream – Hot Green)
Crochet Hook: Size H-8 (5.00 mm)

Special Stitches
Shell: (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in same st or sp indicated.

Row 1: (Right Side) With Green, ch 30, dc in 5th ch from hook, working over dc just worked, dc in 4th ch, (skip next ch, dc in next ch, dc in skipped ch) 12 times, dc in last ch. (13 x-sts)
Rows 2-13: Ch 3 turn, (skip next dc, dc in next dc, dc in skipped dc) 13 times, dc in last dc.
At the end of Row 13, DO NOT FINISH OFF.

Rnd 1: Ch 3, DO NOT TURN, (right side facing), (dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in last dc of Row 13, * working along sides of rows, work 2 dc in each row across *, working in unused lps of starting ch, Shell in first ch, (dc in next ch) across to last ch, Shell in last ch, rep from * to * once; working in Row 13, Shell in first dc, (dc in next dc) across; join with sl st to first dc. Finish off and weave in ends.

All Rights Reserved ©2011 Maggie Weldon


  1. LineDancrS@aol.com

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  2. kvanatta

    This one worked up pretty quickly and has a nice nubby texture 🙂

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