#164 Juanita Rose Crochet Dishcloth – Maggie Weldon Maggies Crochet

Monday June 13, 2011

Designer Carole Sisson wrote: “I like the smaller dishcloths. They get inside glasses, etc. better. Hope you can use this.”

Thank you Carole for joining the Dishcloth-A-Day Challenge.

Follow me on to #165 and the rest of the story…

Juanita Rose Dishcloth

Original Design By: Carole Sisson

Copyright 2011 Maggie Weldon

Skill: Easy

About 7½” square

Worsted Weight Cotton: Multicolor – 1½ oz, 75 yd (45 g, 69 yd); Cream – ½ oz, 25 yd (15 g, 23 yd)

Crochet Hook:
Size G-6 (4.25 mm)

Special Stitches

Front Post Double Crochet: (FPdc):
Yo hook, insert hook from front to back to front around post of indicated st, yo hook, pull up lp, [yo hook, pull through 2 lps] twice.

Unless noted otherwise, always skip the st behind the FPdc.


Row 1:
(Right Side) With Multicolor, ch 29, dc in 5th ch from hook (skipped ch counts as first dc and ch 1), [ch 1, skip next ch, dc in next ch] across. (14 dc and 13 ch-1 sps)

Row 2:
Ch 2, turn, hdc in next ch-1 sp, [FPdc in next dc, hdc in next ch-1 sp] across to last dc, dc in last dc.

Row 3:
Ch 4 (counts as first dc and ch 1, now and throughout), turn, skip next hdc, dc in next dc, [ch 1, skip next hdc, dc in next dc] across.

Rows 4-13:
Rep Rows 2-3.

At the end of Row 13, finish off and weave in ends.


Rnd 1:
With right side facing, join Cream with sl st in first dc of Row 13, ch 3, 2 dc in same dc, hdc in next ch-1 sp, [hdc in next dc, hdc in next ch-1 sp] across to last dc, 3 dc in last dc; * working in sides of rows, evenly hdc across *; working in unworked lps of starting ch, 3 dc in first ch, [hdc in next ch] across to last ch, 3 dc in last ch; rep from * to *; join with sl st to first dc. Finish off and weave in ends.

All Rights Reserved ©2011 Maggie Weldon




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1 Comment

  • Bstockwell 13 years ago Reply

    thanks for a smaller dishcloth. My hands are smaller….

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