A nice and simple pattern that has no wrong or right side, it looks good from either side!
k – knit
p – purl
st/sts – stitch/stitches
yo – yarn over
sl – slip
skpo – sl 1 st, k1, pass sl st over
Cast on multiples of 14 sts.
Row 1: *k3, p3, k4, p3, k1* to end of row.
Row 2: *p2, k1, p4, k5, p2* to end of row.
Row 3: *k1, p7, k6* to end of row.
Row 4: *p5, k3, skpo, yo, k4* to end of row.
Row 5: Same as Row 3.
Row 6: Same as Row 2.
Row 7: Same as Row 1.
Row 8: *k5, p4, k1, p4* to end of row.
Row 9: *p1, k7, p6,* to end of row.
Row 10: *k1, skpo, yo, k4, p5, k2* to end of row.
Row 11: Same as Row 9.
Row 12: Same as Row 8.
These 12 rows form the pattern.
To knit a washcloth, or dishcloth, using DK weight yarn and 4.00mm needles, cast on 42 stitches, knit 4 repeats of the pattern, then Rows 1 & 2 once more, cast off and sew in ends. This makes a cloth approximately 7″/18cm square.
© Shana Rae 2016