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23 Free Crochet Dishcloth Patterns for Beginners

You'll find the best crochet dishcloth pattern for your skill level in this collection.

Free Crochet Dishcloth Patterns for Beginners

Make a quick and easy crochet dishcloth with one of the patterns in our collection of 23 Free Crochet Dishcloth Patterns for Beginners. This stunning roundup of crochet dishcloths includes absolute beginner projects and some patterns for experienced beginners as well. Dishcloths are the best patterns for learning how to crochet because they often feature an easy to work with yarn like worsted weight cotton, and they are crocheted in a flat square or rectangle. You'll learn how to get your tension under control and create something useful in the process.

Crocheted dishcloths also make excellent gifts for loved ones. They're some of the best easy crochet Christmas gifts to make and give everyone on your list. A person can never have too many dishcloths, and with the patterns in this collection you'll find an easy project you'll be excited to make.

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Free Crochet Dishcloth Patterns for Beginners

Thick Crochet Dishcloth Pattern

Here is the place to start for our crochet beginners! This section focuses on two basic ways to work up a dishcloth: crocheting a flat square or rectangle, or crocheting a basic granny square dishcloth where you begin in the middle and work your way out. Granny square dishcloths are excellent because they teach you how to make a basic granny square, so you'll be equipped to make afghans in no time! These two techniques are the best place to start for beginners.

Easy Crochet Dishcloth Patterns for Advanced Beginners

Colorful Crochet Dishcloths

The patterns above were for absolute beginners, and these dishcloths take it up a notch. We don't have any advanced patterns in this collection, but we do have a few patterns up our sleeve for advanced beginners! Some of the crochet dishcloth patterns below involve crocheting in the round, color changing, or some unique crochet stitches, but all should be manageable if you have a basic handle on crochet. Good luck, and enjoy!

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These are all so bright and colorful! I can't wait to try crocheting one of these dishcloths. This is a great idea for someone who is moving out to their first place, too.


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