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Basket Rib Dishcloth
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January 6 2018
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Basket Rib Dishcloth
Basket Rib Dishcloth by Traci Heiner
for gifts and for me
7"x 7"
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Lily Sugar'n Cream Ombres
38.0 yards (34.7 meters)
Mary Maxim in London, Ontario

** January 06, 2018 ** I actually knitted something!
It’s been a long while and I did wonder if I would remember how to cast on, etc. but it all came back as if I had never left off. I used Sugar ‘n Cream in the Moondance colourway and I like the colours very much. This is a very easy and quick design and one that I will make again (hopefully soon!).

I knit these cloths with the leftovers from a ball of Sugar ‘n Cream ombre after knitting a Modified Feather & Fan cloth (which uses approx. 54-57 yards). I used approx. 38-40 yards (35-37 metres) for the Basket Rib cloth.

I added a few rows of garter stitch to top and bottom and did 10 repeats of the 4 row pattern, and enough left to make a small hanging loop, with about 12 to 18 inches left over.

I’ve been using these cloths to wash my dishes and they are the perfect size - not too big, not too small, just right - and the hanging loop is a bonus as it helps the cloth to air dry faster.

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by Lily
100% Cotton
95 yards / 57 grams
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  • Project created: March 14, 2009
  • Finished: March 14, 2009
  • Updated: January 6, 2018