After about 2 weeks of waiting I am still anxiously waiting to hear from the Guinness Book of World Records. Once I hear from them we will list more details for the event and the prizes. Thank you to eveyone who has helped with this projects from Wendi on the patterns to Zac our webmaster on posting these patterns. With your continued help I know we are up to the challenge!!!
Follow me onto dishcloth #56 and the rest of the story…
Blue Rattan Dishcloth
Original Design By: Maggie Weldon
Copyright 2011 Maggie Weldon
Size: About 9½” square.
Materials: Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn:
Blue – 2 oz, 95 yds (57 g, 86 m)
(Sugar ‘n Cream – Robin’s Egg Blue)
Crochet Hook: Size H-8 (5.00 mm)
Row 1:(Right Side) Ch 34, sc in 2ndch from hook, (sc in next ch) across. (33 sc)
Row 2: Ch 4 (counts as first dc and ch 1), turn, skip next sc, (dc in next 2 sc, ch 1, skip next sc) 10 times, dc in last sc.
Row 3:Ch 1, turn, sc in first dc, (sc in ch-1 sp, sc in next 2 dc) 10 times, sc in next ch-1 sp, sc in last dc. (33 sc)
Rows 4-23: Rep Rows 2-3.
At the end of Row 23, DO NOT FINISH OFF.
Rnd 1: Ch 3, (right side facing), (dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in last sc of Row 23; * working in sides of rows, ch 1, (skip sc row, 2 dc in dc row, ch 1) across to corner *; working in unused lps of starting ch, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first ch, ch 1, (skip next ch, dc in next 2 ch, ch 1) across to last ch, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in last ch; rep from * to *; working across Row 23, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in first sc, ch 1, (skip next sc, dc in next 2 sc, ch 1) across; join with sl st to first dc. Finish off and weave in ends.
All Rights Reserved ©2011 Maggie Weldon
Quick,simple and attractive…. I love it!
This is the first one I made. I love it- works very well as a wash cloth and scrubber. Making another one for myself and considering trying a few more patterns for christmas presents.