10 Free Knitted Dishcloth Patterns


In this post, you will see a collection of 10 free knitted dishcloth patterns.

Dishcloths are one of the most essential items in our kitchens, you can never have enough. 

And while there is an abundance of them in the markets for us makers they are the perfect excuse to grab our needles and browse our stash or the internet for the perfect yarn.

free knitted dishcloth patterns

Make A Knitted Dishcloth

Knitted dishcloths can complete the decor of your kitchen, and make it look a bit more colorful and homely while being 100% useful.

You can make a set of dishcloths in any color palette you like and any design your heart desires.

They are, also, a great gift for a friend or a family member while being easy and fun to make. 

Plus they can be a good project for new knitters to practice their technique and stitches as it is a small project but still long enough to get used to the repetitive action.

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Irish moss stitch knitted dishcloth

Why do dishcloths make such great projects?

Dishcloths are a great project to do if you are on the go! Take it with you in your bag on the bus or while on a road trip in the car.  

They are also often easy patterns that once you start, you can memorize fast, making them perfect for working on while you watch a movie.

 They also knit up fast as small squares often measuring around 10×10 inches.

Plus you can test out new stitch patterns and try out new designs using various yarns from your stash.

Celtic cable knitted dishcloth

Dishcloth Patterns

Moreover, they are a great way to make your life a little bit more eco-friendly as they can completely replace single-use paper towels.

So if you are looking to make your own dishcloth set, check out the patterns below and you might find your next project.

celtic cable washcloth

10 Free Knitted Dishcloth Patterns

Choose your next dishcloth pattern right here from this list.

There are lots of easy knitting patterns great for beginners and the more experienced.

Make a set for yourself or to gift with lots of different textures and stitch patterns to tickle your fancy!

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  1. Thank you. I am going to make some of these for my family. I am always looking for ideas to add for their Christmas boxes. I love the patterns and think they will too. Thank you again.

    1. Hello Teresa,
      I’m so happy you like the dishcloth patterns ๐Ÿ™‚
      Happy knitting!