How do you knit a simple washcloth?

How many stitches do you cast on for a washcloth?

General Washcloth Formula

Cast on. I cast on anywhere from 32-40 stitches, the actual number depending upon the stitch pattern plus 6 or 8 more stitches to give the washcloth a boarder of three or four stitches on each side. Start knitting.

How long does it take to knit a washcloth?

It depends on how complicated the pattern is, but on average 1-3hrs per dishcloth.

How much yarn does it take to knit a washcloth?

How Much Yarn? A good size for a dishcloth is between seven and nine inches. To make a dishcloth this size, you’ll need about 90 yards of worsted weight yarn. Most dishcloths can be completed with less than one ball of 100 percent cotton yarn.

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