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TyraTooters
« on: June 23, 2006 09:24:17 AM »

I am getting ready to start lessons of knitting with needles. I have made three hats with the knitfy knitter but I am looking for some realy easy to follow dishrag knitting patterns! Think..knitting with dummies style! haha! I am SO new at this!
Tyra
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rachelo
« Reply #1 on: June 23, 2006 11:28:58 AM »

I taught myself to knit with www.knittinghelp.com -- I imagine making a dishrag is a lot like making a scarf.  Choose your yarn and make a square with it.  Good luck!

I've never used these patterns, but they don't look too terrible:
http://www.lionbrand.com/patterns/kkc-dishCloths.html
http://knitting.about.com/library/blcloth3.htm

Try googling knit pattern dish cloth.  A ton of them showed up.  Just sift through and find the one you like!
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funkyhooker
« Reply #2 on: June 23, 2006 01:23:16 PM »

Once someone shows you how to cast on, move your yarn from front to back and vice versa, make the knit stitch and the purl stitch you can
Cast on (aka CO) 37 stitches with size 8 needles (or what ever is close)
knit (aka K) all 37
K 37
K37
(K3, Purl 31 (aka P), K3
K37)
repeat these 2 rows over and over until it's big enough
Then K 3 rows plain (that just means knit all the stitches)
This will make a nice little cloth with a cute little border, it's easy, teaches you the basics and looks real impressive.

Good luck!

This will make a very nice little cloth
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