Aspen Washcloth – Free Crochet Washcloth Pattern

Use your knowledge of basic crochet stitches to make this easy to follow washcloth. The Aspen Washcloth takes just a few hours and makes the perfect gift.

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The Yarn

The yarn I used for the Aspen Washcloth is Loops & Threads Classic Cotton in colorways Pewter and Twine.

Everyday Cotton? Yarn by Loops & Threads� in Overcast | 2.5 | Michaels�

Supplies Needed

75 yards worsted weight cotton yarn
H/5.0 mm crochet hook
Measuring tape
Yarn needle

Stitches Used

Ch – Chain
Dc – Double Crochet
Sk – Skip
Sc – Single Crochet
SDc – Starting Double Crochet

Stitch Definition:

Starting Double Crochet – (also known as Long Chain Double Crochet or Chainless Starting Double Crochet.)  Pull up your loop to the height of your usual Double Crochet. YO, insert into the 1st St, yarn over, pull through the St, YO, pull through 2 loops, YO, pull through the remaining 2 loops.

Gauge & Finished Size

Gauge: 17 Sts x 10 rows =4”

Finished Size: 9” x 9”

Pattern Notes

Written in US crochet terms.

The stitch count is listed at the end of each row. 

A Ch4 can be substituted for the SDc and Ch1 at the beginning of even numbered rows.

Everyday Cotton? Yarn by Loops & Threads� in Jute | 2.5 | Michaels�


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The Pattern

Ch 38

1.) Sc in 2nd Ch from the hook, *Sk 1, (Dc, Ch 1, Dc) in next Ch, Sk 1, Sc in next Ch, repeat from * across. (37)

2.) Turn, SDc in 1st St, *Ch 1, Sk 1, Sc in Ch 1 space of previous row, Ch 1, Sk 1, Dc in Sc of previous row, repeat from * across. (37)

3.) Turn, Ch 1, Sc in 1st St, *Sk 1, (Dc, Ch 1, Dc) in next Sc, Sk 1, Sc in next Dc, repeat from * across. (37)

4.) Turn, SDc in 1st St, *Ch 1, Sk 1, Sc in Ch 1 space of previous row, Ch 1, Sk 1, Dc in Sc of previous row, repeat from * across. (37)

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Repeat rows 3 & 4 until square, ending with row 4.  

Finish off and weave in ends.

2024 Winter Washcloth Series

The Aspen Washcloth is featured in the 2024 Winter Washcloth Series hosted by Michelle of Two Brothers Blankets.

If you don’t want to wait for the rest of the patterns to release you can purchase the Winter Washcloth Pattern Bundle for only $15.50! That’s all 31 patterns in one place and for 50 cents each, you can’t get a better deal on such great designs.

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