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Crossed Double Stitch Crochet Dishcloth Pattern – Quick Gift

Looking for a free dishcloth pattern to try? This easy and quick crossed double stitch crochet dishcloth pattern is a great project to try. It uses the crossed double crochet stitch and the double crochet stitch.

You can use as a square dishcloth as a cleaning cloth, dish towel, or wash cloth. They work great and are durable.

This crochet stitch makes a x looking reversible open pattern. The crochet pattern is a simple repeat, great for watching TV and crocheting. It is a fast stitch when paired with the double crochet stitch.

The crossed double crochet stitch is easy to do. It is a little awkward at first doing one double crochet then going backwards but it is easy to get the hang of.

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Crochet dishcloths are great gifts too. You can choose a color to go with their décor or a neutral that would go with anyone’s style. Washcloths are practical too.

Dishcloth crochet patterns are great for beginner crochet projects. The patterns don’t need much yarn and it is a great way to learn new stitches. Crocheted dishcloths are quick and easy projects.

I been making all kinds of different dishcloths, free half double dishcloth123 sedge stitch dishcloth Patternfree herringbone dish cloths crochet patterncreamsicle dishcloth patternwide double crochet dishcloth, and even berry dishcloth so I decided to do another set in a different stitch.

I also made this blue wave dishtowel using the ripple stitch. There are matching pot holders for some of the stitches: simple potholder patterncrunch stitch potholder, and half double stitch potholder too.

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How to Make a Free Cotton Crossed Double Stitch Crochet Dishcloth Pattern

Supplies

  • Scissors
  • tapestry needle
  • H/8 5 mm Crochet Hook
  • 1 – 3 oz Lily Sugar n Cream in Mistletoe any other worsted weight cotton yarn approx
  • 1- 4 oz Lily Sugar n Cream in Red

Crossed Stitch Crochet Pattern

Abbreviations – US Terms

  • yo – yarn over
  • ch– chain
  • dc – double crochet
  • st– stitch

For the crossed double stitch, you skip one stitch and double crochet in the next. Then you go back and double crochet in the stitch you skipped.

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You can make a larger or smaller dishcloth or a blanket by using an odd number + 3 for the chain. Turning chain counts as first stitch of the row.

Free printable pattern at the bottom of the pattern. Just click on link and print pdf out.

Approx. 12 in x 12 in (30 cm)

Chain 38

Row 1: dc 4th chain from hook. dc in each stitch across. Chain 3 and turn.

Row 2: dc in the 3rd st, go back 1 stdc; *skip 1 st, dc in next, go back to skipped st, dc* rep from * until 1 st left, dc in last st. Chain 3 and turn.

Row 3: dc in 2nd st and across. Chain 3 and turn.

Row 4: Repeat Row 3

Row 5: Repeat Row 2 (crossed double stitch)

Repeat 2 rows of double crochet and 1 row of crossed double until you have 21 rows ending with 1 row of double crochet after 1 row of crossed double crochet.

Version 1 color changes: Alternate 3 rows of red with 3 rows of mistletoe

Version 2 color changes: All rows of double crochet are red. All rows of crossed double crochet are mistletoe.

Cut and knot yarn. Weave in ends, using a tapestry needle. Enjoy your crossed double stitch dishcloth.

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Crossed Double Crochet Dishcloth Pattern

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Materials

  • Scissors
  • tapestry needle
  • H/8 5 mm Crochet Hook
  • 1 – 3 oz Lily Sugar n Cream in Mistletoe any other worsted weight cotton yarn approx
  • 1- 4 oz Lily Sugar n Cream in Red

Instructions

Abbreviations – US Terms

yo – yarn over

ch– chain

dc – double crochet

st– stitch

For the crossed double stitch, you skip one stitch and double crochet in the next. Then you go back and double crochet in the stitch you skipped. You can make a larger or smaller dishcloth or a blanket by using an odd number + 3 for the chain. Turning chain counts as first stitch of the row.

Approx. 12 in x 12 in (30 cm)

Chain 38

Row 1: dc 4th chain from hook. dc in each stitch across. Chain 3 and turn.

Row 2: dc in the 3rd st, go back 1 stdc; *skip 1 st, dc in next, go back to skipped st, dc* rep from * until 1 st left, dc in last st. Chain 3 and turn.

Row 3: dc in 2nd st and across. Chain 3 and turn.

Row 4: Repeat Row 3

Row 5: Repeat Row 2 (crossed double stitch)

Repeat 2 rows of double crochet and 1 row of crossed double until you have 21 rows ending with 1 row of double crochet after 1 row of crossed double crochet.

Version 1 color changes: Alternate 3 rows of red with 3 rows of mistletoe

Version 2 color changes: All rows of double crochet are red. All rows of crossed double crochet are mistletoe.

Cut and knot yarn. Weave in ends, using a tapestry needle.

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