Thursday, February 14, 2008

Harlequin Dishcloth

By Janet Hogan felixsisknits on Ravelry

The cloth was made for the Ravelry group Dishcloth Weekly Knit along. This pattern pops; the cloth shown is not blocked and is a reversible pattern.
The stitch pattern is taken from A Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara G. Walker
Knitted By Jan using Peaches & Crème™ Peppercorn Ombre, size 7 needles

Pattern: (12 +1) 2x border 8
B4 = 4 border stitches (garter stitch or preferred stitch)
Cloth size approx. 6.5 inches square
Supplies: 1 Skein Peaches & Crème™ knitting worsted yarn1 Pair Size 7 US (4.5 mm) single point needlesTapestry needleScissors


CO 33 sts
Rows 1 - 6: Knit across
Row 7: B4, k4, *p5, k7; repeat from *, end p5, k4, B4
Row 8: B4, p4, *k5, p7; repeat from *, end k5, p4, B4
Row 9: B4, k3, *p3, k1, p3, k5; repeat from *, end last repeat k3, B4
Row 10: B4, p3, *k3, p1, k3, p5; repeat from *, end p3, B4
Row 11: B4, k2, *p3, k3; repeat from *, end last repeat k2, B4
Row 12: B4, p2, *k3, p3; repeat from *, end last repeat p2, B4
Row 13: B4, k1, *p3, k5, p3, k1; repeat from *, B4
Row 14: B4, p1, *k3, p5, k3, p1; repeat from *, B4
Row 15: B4, p3, *k7, p5; repeat from *, end k7, p3, B4
Row 16: B4, k3, *p7, k5; repeat from *, p7, k3, B4
Row 17: B4, p2, *k9, p3: repeat from *, end k9, p2, B4
Row 18: B4, k2, *p9, k3; repeat from *, end p9, k2, B4
Row 19: B4, p3, *k7, p5; repeat from *, end k7, p3, B4
Row 20: B4, p1, *k3, p5, k3, p1; repeat from *, B4
Row 21: B4, k1, *p3, k5, p3, k1; repeat from *, B4
Row 22: B4, p2, *k3, p3; repeat from *, end last repeat p2, B4
Row 23: B4, k2, *p3, k3; repeat from *, end last repeat k2, B4
Row 24: B4, p3, *k3, p1, k3, p5; repeat from *, end p3, B4
Row 25: B4, k3, *p3, k1, p3, k5; repeat from *, end last repeat k3, B4
Row 26: B4, p4, *k5, p7; repeat from *, end k5, p4, B4
Row 27: Repeat Row 7
Row 28: Repeat Row 8
Row 29: Repeat Row 9
Row 30: Repeat Row 10
Rows 31-36: Knit across
Bind Off and weave in loose ends
For larger cloths cast on: 45 or 57 and repeat pattern rows until desired length

2 comments:

Jaime B. said...

Thanks, looks like a great, scrubby cloth :)

SewKnitMama said...

Thanks so much for designing a pattern for the Ravelry KAL group!

~Jessica/TopazGirl