This crochet washcloth pattern is perfect for beginner crocheters. We will simply be crocheting a rectangle washcloth that will be fantastic for both in the bath or the kitchen. Make a set of these quick and easy washcloths to make a stunning gift.
Below you will find the complete pattern of this crochet washcloth. You will also find all the materials, stitches, gauge, and sizing information.
The Beginner-Friendly Crochet Washcloth
While working on my “How to Crochet” series, I wanted to provide several beginner-friendly patterns to help new crocheters practice. Plus, I wanted to show beginners how many items they could make with just crocheted squares and rectangles.
A quality washcloth is truly a treasure. My grandmother used to receive one a year from her best friend and used it all year long. She told me nothing was more durable than a handmade dishcloth.
Make sure to check out the other beginner-friendly patterns including the ones listed below.
1. Simple Square Coasters
2. Quick and Easy Coffee Cozy
3. Farmhouse Style Pillow
4. Cozy Striped Cowl
5. Knotted Headband
6. Beginner Fingerless Mitts
7. Ombre Scarf
8. Simple Ear Warmer
9. Cozy Cocoon Cardigan
10. Snuggle Blanket
11. Minimalist Pot Holder
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Beginner Crochet Washcloth Pattern
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55-57 yards (1.38 oz) of Sugar and Cream Cotton (Size 4 Yarn)
Size H 5mm Crochet Hook
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Stitches and Abbreviations
CH – Chain
HDC – Half Double Crochet
ST(s) – Stitch(es)
Gauge and Size
Gauge: 7 HDC X 5 Rows = 2 inches
Finished Size: 8.5 inches by 8.5inches
Crochet Washcloth Video Tutorial
Here is a video tutorial for 3 beginner-friendly patterns including the crochet washcloth.
Beginner Crochet Washcloth Pattern
-Written in US terms.
– I do not count my CH2, turning chain as a stitch.
Row 1: HDC into the 3rd CH from hook, HDC in next 28 CH. (29HDC)
Row 2 – 22: CH2, turn, HDC in each ST across. (29 HDC)
At the end of Row 22, fasten off and weave in your ends and your crochet washcloth is complete. Make a set of them to give as a gift or keep for yourself.
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