Variation On a Theme

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Variation On a Theme Pattern


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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit
  • Decrease - K2tog, SSK & sl1k2psso
  • Slipping stitches

Pattern Description:

A fun variation on a simple dishcloth pattern utilizing the edging from Grandma's Favorite dishcloth and a slip-stitch pattern. These dishcloths work up quickly and are super thick! Whip up a bunch for gifts but don't forget to knit some for yourself!


Gauge is not important for this project. Use a needle size that produces a pleasing fabric. Directions for making larger cloths are provided.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 7 inches square


  • Worsted weight cotton - 95 yds
  • US Size 8 needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle
  • Row counter (optional)

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About Designer

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I love all things fiber! I am an avid knitter, crocheter, spinner and weaver. I enjoy teaching knitting classes of all levels at my LYS.

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