Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Dish Cloth
Lion Brand® Lion® Cotton
Pattern Number: 70330AD Colorful striped dish cloths brighten up your kitchen! (Knit version pictured left; click for crochet patterns, pictured middle and right, version A and version B.)

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
9 1/2 x 10 in. (24 x 25.5 cm)



760-145 Lion Cotton Yarn: Orchid

Deep, rich magenta purple

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Note: (A)

760-152 Lion Cotton Yarn: Espresso

Deepest chocolate brown

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Note: (B)

760-159 Lion Cotton Yarn: Mustard

Medium golden yellow, warmer than Sunflower (Art. #760-157)

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Note: (C)

760-136 Lion Cotton Yarn: Clove

Dark burnt orange

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Note: (D)

760-133 Lion Cotton Yarn: Paprika

Bright red with a hint of orange

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Note: (E)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 8 [5 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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16 stitches and 18 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter stitch (knit every row). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

Materials are sufficient to make several Dish Cloths.


Knit 6 rows with A, 2 rows with B, 10 rows with C, 2 rows with D, 4 rows with E.

Repeat these 24 rows for Color Sequence.

With A, cast on 38 stitches.

Work in Color Sequence, knitting every row, until piece measures 10 in.

(25.5 cm) from beginning.

Bind off.

Weave in ends.

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