Grit Stitch Dishcloth v.1 Free Crochet Pattern

Posted by on June 15, 2012 in Dishcloths | 5 comments

Grit Stitch Dishcloth

Finished Size – approx. 9″ square


  • 2 oz. worsted weight cotton
  • “H” hook



Row 1:  sc in 3rd ch from hook, * skip next ch, 2sc in next ch, repeat from * to last 2 chs, skip next ch, sc in last ch, turn.

Row 2:  ch1, sc in 1st sc, * skip next sc, 2sc in next sc, repeat from * across to last sc & turning ch, skip next sc, sc in turning ch.

Row 3 – 31 (or until square):  Repeat Row 2.



If you’re having a hard time figuring out where to place the stitches, or you’re a visual person, CLICK HERE for a tutorial on the Grit Stitch.

Happy Crocheting!


  1. Hi
    I am new to your blog and am finding a really neat site.
    My question is am I allowed to print copies of your patterns for my own use.

    I find your patterns innovative and interesting.

    thank you
    carolyn mirabella

    • Carolyn,

      Absolutely! Feel free to print them (there is a print button at the end of every post). I just ask that you don’t pass around any of my patterns for purchase. Enjoy!


  2. Pretty stitchpattern! Thank you for sharing!

  3. I would like to print a couple of your patterns for use at my armchair but am having trouble getting a printable view of any. when I try to print, it prints 6 pages of everything else on the site page. Your patterns are beautiful. Makes me want to just get going with the hooks! Thanks.

    • Hi Sharon. What patterns specifically are you looking for? Maybe I can email them to you?


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