Matching Towel & Washcloth

By Rejane Clavet

Knitted Hand Towel

Materials:
    Bernat 4 ply knitting cotton 100%
    5 MM knitting needles
    4.5MM knitting needles

Cast on 61 sts.
PATTERN:
Rows 1-8: Knit
Row 9-12: K6, * yo, K2tog*, repeat to last 5sts, K5

Repeat these 12 pattern rows 6 to 7 times depending on desired length of towel..
K 5 rows
change to 4.5mm needles
K30, K2tog, K29
K10, K2tog, repeat to end
K9, K2 tog, repeat to end
K8, K2tog, repeat to end
Continue decreasing until 10sts remain

K1, (k2tog) 4 times, K1 (6sts remaining)
K for 4 inches
Cast off to last stitch
Crochet 10 sc to form chain
Sew chain to beginning to form a loop
Sew on button

Knitted Dishcloth

Materials the same as for towel.
Cast on 37 sts.

PATTERN:
Rows 1-6: Knit
Row 7-10: K4, * yo, K2tog*, repeat to last 3sts, K3

Repeat these 10 pattern rows 5 to 6 times or until cloth is square.
K 5 rows
Cast off.

 

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