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Open Mesh Magic Dishcloth

Posted on November 19, 2009

Mesh Magic DishclothHere is my Open Mesh Magic Dishcloth. I created this crocheted dishcloth pattern with an open stitch design and it was named with the help of my crochet friends over at Crochetville.

I have crocheted the pattern several times now but if you have any questions or problems working the pattern, please email me using the contact tab at the top of the page. Please feel free to crochet this dishcloth pattern for gifts or charity use.

As always, I hope you enjoy my free pattern below.

Mesh Magic Dishcloth Pink Trim
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Mesh Magic Green Dishcloth

Open Mesh Magic Crocheted Dishcloth Pattern

“H” (5 mm) Crochet Hook

2 ozs of Cotton yarn
1/4 oz contrasting Cotton yarn for trim

9-1/2 inches X 9 inches Cotton Dishcloth

Row 1
Ch 32, Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in ea st. (31)

Row 2 (DC Row)
Ch 2, turn. DC in 1st st, *Ch 1, Sk next st, DC in next st*
Repeat between * to end. Work another DC in last st.
(You will have two DC in last st)

Row 3 (SC Row)
Ch 1, turn. Sk 1st DC, *Sc in next DC, Sc in Ch 1 sp, Sc in next DC*
Repeat between * to last st of row. Sk last DC and Sc into the top of Ch 2.

Repeat Row 2 and 3 until have 10 rows of boxes. End with row 3. FO.

FYI – Each DC should be lined up over the top of each other which creates the box effect.

Using contrasting cotton yarn, attach yarn in any corner with RS facing. Work 3 Sc in corners and Sc evenly around the dishcloth. Join with Sl St to beg Sc. FO.

If you have any questions or find discrepancies in this pattern, please email me using contact tab.

Beg – Beginning
Ch – Chain
Dc – Double Crochet
Ea – Each
FO – Finish Off
RS – Right Side
Sc – Single Crochet
Sk – Skip
Sl St – Slip Stitch
Sm – Same
St – Stitch
Tog – Together

This pattern is copyrighted by Cindy of My Recycled Bags {dot com} and may only be used for private individual use. No commercial sales or use of this pattern or photos are permitted. Links to this pattern are acceptable and appreciated. ©2009

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10 Responses to “Open Mesh Magic Dishcloth”

  1. Le-Chat
    Nov 20, 2009

    Oh I love that stitch. Looks really great in the green cloth. Thanks for sharing!
    .-= Le-Chat´s last blog ..My Seventies Bathroom =-.

  2. I like the green one as well! Thanks for sharing Cindy 🙂
    .-= Rachel @ Crochet Spot´s last blog ..Crochet Pattern: Amigurumi Bunny Rabbit with Carrot =-.

  3. Harriet
    Nov 25, 2009

    Wonderful! I haven’t done that in years.
    .-= Harriet´s last blog ..Thank goodness for Friends! =-.

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  5. Ladycrochat
    Dec 04, 2009

    Wow! Like it A LOT!

  6. Lisa
    Dec 14, 2009

    Great! Thanks for sharing!

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  8. twincult2
    Oct 06, 2011

    I love it. I did a smaller one. 22 ch, 21 sc. And the border around I did 21on eachside and the 3 in the corner in sc. Then went around again in hdc increased once in each corner. And added a handle. Used earth tone colors.

  9. Barbara Moore
    Feb 04, 2012

    What a great stitch! Thank you so much for the pattern!

    Hugs XX

  10. anom
    Oct 27, 2014

    Cute!! I am designing a blanket with a similar pattern!! wish me luck!! 🙂


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