10 Knit Dishcloth Patterns for Beginners

Daisy Stitch Washcloth

Nourish and Nestle

What's something that's both useful and easy to knit? Dishcloths! These small hand-knit items work up quickly and give you the opportunity to practice knitting techniques that may be new to you. Plus, everyone needs at least a few on hand, making them excellent gifts for others... or yourself!

You might think that knitting dishcloths would be fairly basic, but you can find so many free patterns that mix up the design and keep it interesting. These 10 free dishcloth patterns offer options for beginning knitters and those who wish to learn a few new skills.

Grab a skein of your favorite cotton yarn to get started. And after you make a few, you may even look forward to a sink filled with dishes!