Grandma Marian's Washcloth pattern - by Emily Williams

Grandma Marian's Washcloth pattern - by Emily Williams | Twisted
Grandma Marian's Washcloth pattern - by Emily Williams | Twisted
Grandma Marian's Washcloth pattern - by Emily Williams | Twisted
Brand
Twisted
Craft
Knitting
Yarn
50 yards worsted
Skill Level
Advanced Beginner
Designer
Emily Williams
Delivery
PDF Download

Grandma Marian's Washcloth pattern - by Emily Williams

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Brand
Twisted
Craft
Knitting
Yarn
50 yards worsted
Skill Level
Advanced Beginner
Designer
Emily Williams
Delivery
PDF Download

This dishcloth can be knit with any weight yarn, to any gauge, and as any finished size, though I like it about 8”x8”.

You can just barely get 2 of these from 1 ball of solid-colored Lily / Sugar’n Cream (the ombres have a bit less yardage). Or, my favorite way to do it, you can knit one of these and one Easy as Pie Dishcloth from one ball.

In her 90+ years, my grandma must have made hundreds or maybe thousands of these dishcloths. Everyone who did her a favor or came over for dinner got one, neatly packaged in a plastic baggie. I’m lucky enough to have a drawer full of them (some knit by Grandma, some by my mom, some by me), and always keep one by my sink. Knit one for someone you love.

Delivery

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Size

Length/Width: 8"/20 cm
Measured after washing

Gauge

20 stitches = 4”/10 cm in garter stitch, after washing. Stitch gauge is not crucial but will affect the finished size and yarn usage.

Skill Level

Advanced Beginner: basic eyelet lace

Yarn

Weight: worsted
Amount: 50 yards/45 meters
Shown in: Sugar 'N Cream in colorways Over the Rainbow, Yellow, and Orange

Needles

US #6/4mm (or size to get gauge) for knitting flat

Notions

Tapestry needle

Versions

06/2010 - originally published.

01/2019 - updated photos and layout, no pattern changes.