These 13 beautiful dishcloth crochet patterns are perfect, little projects that are fantastic for a housewarming gift or just to brighten your own counter.
When it comes to drying the dishes, you can use regular dish cloths, however these can be quite boring. A great alternative to store bought dishcloths is crochet one.
While they may not be something you necessarily gravitate towards straight away, they are such a useful item to consider.
Even if you just use these dishcloths for display purposes, they make a great addition to any kitchen.
What is great about crochet dishcloths is that they are really easy to make, and they are the perfect patterns for beginners to follow.
While there are some designs that are more complicated than others, on the whole, they are easy to replicate.
We have chatted you through our favorite dishcloth crochet patterns. These all vary quite significantly in size, and are great options to consider.
But, before you rush off and find a pattern to make, be sure to pin this to your favorite crochet crafts board on Pinterest so you can find it again later when you’re ready for your next project!
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13 Beautiful Dishcloth Crochet Patterns
Cottage Square Dishcloth Crochet Pattern
The Cottage Square dishcloth is the perfect quick crochet project to refresh your kitchen or bath decor. And once you have added the perfect touch to your home, don’t forget to share adorable washcloths with family and friends. They make perfect gifts.
Cottage Life DIY Crochet Dishcloth Pattern
The Cottage Life dishcloth pattern design includes just the right amount of puff stitches in the center to give the fabric substance for scrubbing if needed. This washcloth has one design, but includes instructions to make two different sizes.
Flutterby Dishcloth Crochet Pattern
I love to design crochet pieces with built-in borders–they work up quick! This little mitered crochet square frames up so simply as a crochet coaster or dishcloth.
Creek Pebbles DIY Dishcloth Pattern for Crochet
The Creek Pebbles pattern is a perfect DIY dishcloth pattern to use for experimenting with different styles of cotton yarn. The cloths and towels pictured in this post are made with cotton tape yarn. This is not the most usual yarn to use for everyday crochet projects, but I just love how it worked up for dishcloths.
Basin Hollow Dishcloth
This cute little crochet washcloth uses less than one skein of worsted cotton yarn and is the perfect project to brighten up a friend’s day or your own kitchen and bath.
Perfect for a Christmas gift, this quick and easy crochet dishcloth pattern is made of simple stitches and is one of the most basic crochet cloth ideas you can imagine!
Cottage Magic Crochet Dishcloth Pattern
The Cottage Magic crochet dishcloth is filled with all of the detail of a textured check pattern without worrying about changing yarn color!
Textured Crochet Dishcloth
If you are looking for a quick and easy crochet pattern to create, this is a great option to consider.
It is very inexpensive, and can be customized to your own personal preferences. The dishcloth is functional, and it is also beautiful too.
The stitching is not too difficult to replicate, and the skill level is easy. Given this, if you are a beginner you will be able to recreate this pattern with little to no issues.
Unique Fancy Dishcloth Crochet Pattern
While this dishcloth pattern is slightly more expensive, it is still very inexpensive to purchase on the whole. What we love about this pattern is that it is so vibrant.
The main color is blue, but the outer pattern is rainbow-colored, which is beautiful.
However, you can change these colors based on your own personal preferences.
Again, this is an easy pattern to follow, and it is around 9 inches in size. The pattern uses cotton yarn, which is the best option as this will dry dishes well. The digital copy is easy to download, and the instructions are clear and easy to follow.
While this pattern is easy, it is better suited to those with some crochet experience and those who are at an intermediate level.
This is due to the different stitches it uses, and how you will need to change the yarn you are using.
Picot Dishcloth & Towel
As the name of the pattern suggests, this is an easy one to follow and recreate.
In addition to this, while it may be easy, it looks impressive. We love the chunkier pattern design of these dishcloths, and the different colors on the edges are beautiful.
The pop of color with these dish cloths are great, and you can choose any color you like. The stitching used is fairly simple, and something that the majority of people will not struggle with.
The pattern is one of the more expensive options featured, but it is still reasonably priced, especially when you take into consideration how unique these dish cloths look.
The PDF file contains clear instructions in addition to a video which talks you through how to create the picot border. This is easy to understand and follow. The PDF file is emailed to you after you have purchased it.
Simple Crochet Dishcloth Pattern
If you have little to no crocheting experience, then this is the perfect pattern for you to download and use. It is not complicated at all, and will not take long to perfect.
It is also one of the cheaper options featured, which is great if you are on a budget.
Furthermore, it is a bestseller for a reason because the design is simple but beautiful.
The instructions are clear and precise, and you can use any colors to recreate this pattern.
100% cotton yarn in the color peaches and cream is used specifically for this design, and the stitches used are half double crochet and single crochet. These are easy stitches to learn.
Beginner Crochet Pattern For Dishcloth
This is another great crochet pattern to consider if you are a beginner.
What is great about this pattern is that it is so versatile, and can be used to make washcloths and face cloths too! It is inexpensive to purchase, and excellent value for the money.
The design of this pattern is beautiful, and you can switch up the colors, and add more than one color if you prefer too.
The pattern is easy, and even beginners will not struggle to follow it, which is great.
The pattern is downloaded digitally, and the yarn you will want to use needs to be 100% cotton. This will allow it to dry the dishes well.
You will need to know how to carry out chains, single crochet, and double crochet patterns for this design. You will also need to know how to purposely skip stitches, too.
Set Of 4 Crochet Dishcloth Patterns
Out of all of the dishcloth patterns we have featured, this is by far the best value for money. This is because it features 4 unique and different pattern designs.
This gives you plenty of options to choose from and more of an opportunity to practice different designs.
The designs are beautiful, and compliment each other well. This set would be the perfect birthday gift, or the perfect addition to your kitchen.
The patterns are all included in one PDF file that can be downloaded upon purchasing the patterns.
Given that these dishcloths are fairly small, they do not take too long to create. The patterns included are: Textured Dishcloth, Crunchy Stitch Dishcloth, 3-Color Simple-St Dishcloth, and Seeing Squares Dishcloth.
You will need to use around 90 yards (ca. 82 m) of yarn. The required yarn is worsted weight cotton yarn.
On the whole, these patterns are interesting to create, and they allow those with limited crochet experience to get to grips with different stitching techniques.
You can use any color of yarn to create these dishcloths, which allows you to have creative freedom.
We hope that you have found this article useful. As you can see, there are so many different patterns and designs for dishcloths to consider.
While some of these options are more complex than others, on the whole, they are really easy to replicate. We love how versatile these designs are.
Which one of these designs are you going to try to recreate first?