"Kiss Me" Candy Dishcloth
There's no time like the present to learn how to knit a dishcloth. However, if you're tired of the traditional dishcloth knitting patterns, try casting on the "Kiss Me" Candy Dishcloth. Inspired by some of the most popular Valentine's Day candies, this fun little kitchen knit is sure to find a new home in your heart. You won't want to take it down even after the holidays are over! The "Kiss Me" Candy Dishcloth also makes a great secondary gift for the one you love. After all, one can never have too many dishcloths. So, if you're looking for a relaxing knit that will garner great results, cast on this knit dishcloth pattern today.
Knitting Needle Size7 or 4.5 mm
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
Gauge1 stitches, 2 rows, 3 inches. stockinette stitch
- Lily® Sugar’n Cream® (70.9 g/2.5 oz; 109 m/120 yds)
- Contrast A Hot Purple (01317) 1 ball or 45 m/50 yds
- Contrast B Rose Pink (00046) 1 ball or 25 m/28 yds
- Note: 1 ball of A and B will make 2 Dishcloths
- Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge.
GAUGE: 20 sts and 26 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking stitch.
Measurements: Approx 8" [20.5 cm] square.
Approx = Approximate(ly)
RS = Right side
St(s) = Stitch(es)
WS = Wrong side
Note: When working from Chart, wind small balls of the colors to be used, one for each separate area of color in the design. When changing colors, wind the 2 colors around each other where they meet, on WS, to avoid a hole.
With A, cast on 41 sts.
Work rows 1 to 50 of Chart, noting first row is WS and reading WS rows from left to right and RS rows from right to left .
With A, cast off knitwise (WS).
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