Striped Star Stitch Dishcloth

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Striped Star Stitch Dishcloth

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This fun dishcloth features textured star stitches for extra cleaning power.


Single Size
Approx 10" [25.5 cm] square.
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The materials for this project cost $8.93

Step 1:

Select your options


  • Single Size

Approx 10" [25.5 cm] square.

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Contrast A

Lily Sugar 'n Cream | Hot Blue, 01742Edit Color

Contrast B

Lily Sugar 'n Cream | White, 00001Edit Color

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 7/4.5mm
The materials for this project cost $8.93


Approx = approximately

cont = continue(ity)

K = knit

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

Make Star = Purl next 3 stitches together leaving stitches on needle, yo, then purl same 3 stitches together again.

M1 = Make 1 stitch by picking up horizontal loop lying before next stitch and knitting into back of loop.

P = purl

pat = pattern

rep = repeat

RS = right side

st(s) = stitch(es)

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions


Approx 10" [25.5 cm] square.


Lily Sugar 'n Cream (70 g/2.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Contrast A Hot Blue (01742) 1
Contrast B White (00001) 1
Size U.S. 7 (4.5 mm) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge.


20 sts and 26 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking st.


With A, cast on 53 sts.
Knit 4 rows (garter st), noting 1st row is WS.
Next row: (WS). K2. M1. K24. M1. K1. M1. K24. M1. K2. 57 sts.
Proceed in pat (multiple of 4 + 5) as follows:
1st row: (RS). With A, knit.
2nd row: K2. P1. *Make Star. P1. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2.
3rd row: With B, knit.
4th row: K2. P3. Make Star. *P1.
Make Star. Rep from * to last 5 sts. P3. K2.
These 4 rows form Striped Star St Pat.
Cont in pat until Dishcloth measures approx 9½” [24 cm] from cast on edge, ending on a 4th row.
Next row: (RS). With A, K2. K2tog. K20. K2tog. K5. K2tog. K20. K2tog. K2. 53 sts.
Knit 4 rows (garter st).
Cast off loosely.