Sail Boat Dish Cloth

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Sail Boat Dish Cloth Pattern


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Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic knitting skills

Pattern Description:

This is very different in the “dishcloth” department. You will have fun knitting the “ boat” shape so much, you will want to make many of these! Make some for your boat, or camper. Knit up some for your “seascape” decorating friends too! Fun and easy to knit, and works up quickly! Finished size is about 9” by 9”. There is a hint in pattern for larger one too! Uses worsted weight yarn and small amount of yarn for top “flag”. Knitting needles, US# 9, use size 10.5 for larger size.


Gauge on smaller size - 9 sts = 2 inches, and 8 rows = 1 inch
Gauge on larger size - 4 sts = 1 inch and 8 rows = 1 inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Smaller size is about 9 inches high and 9 inches wide, at widest points Larger version is about 10 inches wide, by 10 inches tall, at widest points


  • Both sizes, worsted weight cotton yarn, approximately 1 ounce, or 50 yards. Plus about 3 yards of any contrasting color cotton yarn for optional flag.

Suggested yarn:

50 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cotton Worsted Weight


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The Frugal Knitting Haus was founded in July of 1989. It began around the innovative patterns of our founder, designing quick and simple patterns using up leftover scraps of yarn. Since her start, hundreds of knitting patterns have been designed and are available through the eight different books that are published by the Frugal Knitting Haus. The patterns are all different, but the design ...

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