Heart Washcloth

Heart Washcloth
Free Knit Pattern
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Nothing says "I love you" like a clean kitchen! (Spouses take note.) Why not wash those dishes with a heart shaped cloth?  It's just one of those fun things that could be done for Valentine’s Day to make your sweetheart blush!  This washcloth pattern knits up quick and easy and makes a lovely little valentine for your special friends or loved one.  Enjoy!

Difficulty: Easy

Materials: Sugar n’ Cream yarn – variegated red, Size H Crochet Hook, Size 5.5 mm knitting needles, stitch holder.

K = Knit

YO = Yarn over

K2tog = Knit two together

INC = Increase by Knit in front and back loop

SC = Single crochet

SL = Slip Stitch

 

Instructions:

Heart:

Cast on: 5 sts

Row 1: K2, YO, K, YO, K2

Row 2(and all even rows): K across

Row 3: K2, YO, K5, YO, K2

Row 5: K2, YO, K7, YO, K2

Row 7: K2, YO, K9, YO, K2

Row 9: K2, YO, K11, YO, K2

Row 11: K2, YO, K13, YO, K2

Row 13: K2, YO, K15, YO, K2

Row 15: K2, YO, K17, YO, K2

Row 17: K2, YO, K19, YO, K2

Row 19: K2, YO, K21, YO, K2

Row 21: K2, YO, K23, YO, K2

Row 23: K2, YO, K25, YO, K2

Row 25: K2, YO, K27, YO, K2 (33 STS)

Row 27-35: K2, YO, K2tog, K26, K2tog, YO, K2tog

Row 37: K2tog, YO, K2tog, K12, K2tog, YO, K1, YO, K10, K2tog, YO, K2

Row 39: K2, YO, K2tog, K11, YO, Inc, K2, YO, K11, K2tog, YO, K2

Row 41: K2, YO, K2tog, K11, Yo, K2tog, K (put the rest of the sts on a holder)

Row 43: K2, YO, (k2tog) twice, K6, (K2tog) twice, YO, K2

Row 45: K2, YO, (k2tog) twice, K4, (K2tog) twice

Row 47: K2, YO, k2tog, K6, K2tog, YO, K2

Row 49: K2, YO, (K2tog) twice, K2, (K2tog) twice

Row 51: K2, YO, (K2tog) 4 times, YO, K2

Row 53: K2, YO, (K2tog, YO) 3 times, K2

Row 55: (k2tog) twice, K3, (K2tog) twice

Row 56: Cast off.

 

Connect to inside of heart working toward the outside of heart. Rep Rows 41-56.

Optional: Crochet

SC around the perimeter of the dishcloth, you will need to 2 SC in each sp around the bottom tip of the heart to turn. SL to 1st SC made, Tie off and hide string.

 

About The Author

Esther Leavitt is a pattern designer and craft editor for Craftown.com.  About herself she says "Crafts are a way for me to unwind but at the same time keep my hands busy so I don't go crazy."  She is also the owner and proprietor of Crafts by Starlight