Playing with Rope Dishcloth

from Deb Buckingham Designs

Playing with Rope Dishcloth Pattern


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Home Decor


Kitchen Accessory

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • This pattern uses knit and purl stitches only. The only other thing you'll need to know is how to cast on, bind off, and weave in ends. This is a 14 row repeat pattern.

Pattern Description:

This pattern reminds me of days spent at the boat docks in Michigan when I was young; the way in which rope was wrapped around the large log-like rail. We'd walk up and down the docks noticing it. I loved those days. You will have tons of fun knitting this dishcloth.

It's perfect for those wanting a simple, but different, every row pattern.


20 sts - 24 rows = 4" (5 sts/inch)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approx. 8 x 8


  • 1 skein cotton worsted weight yarn
  • set of size 6 straight needles
  • yarn needle for weaving in ends
  • scissors

About Designer

About Designer

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Deb Buckingham is a full-time knitting pattern designer and author of "Dishcloth Diva," released by Cooperative Press in 2012, and "Dishcloth Diva Knits On" in 2013. She creates patterns that are modern and chic in design, but allows room for even the novice knitter to gain confidence in knitting. Advanced knitters will love the simple, and sometimes challenging designs.

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