Christmas Tree Dishcloth

It’s that time of year again. I keep seeing people ask what is a good dishcloth pattern to make for Holiday Craft fairs, gift baskets etc. Here is one that I designed a few days ago to add to my gifts. I hope you enjoy making it as much as I did.

   Christmas Tree Dishcloth


Design by: Kris Hill

Materials needed:

4.5 Hook

1 ball of Premier Cotton Yarn

Scissors

Yarn needle

Stitches used:

FDHDC = Foundation HDC

Ch = Chain

HDC = Half Double Crochet

Bobble = Half Double Crochet Bobble

Special Stitch:

Half Double Crochet Bobble stitch: This stitch is worked from the wrong side.  Yarn over, pick up a loop in stitch, draw through first 2 loops on hook, you will still have 2 loops on hook, yarn over, pull up loop, draw through first two loops on hook, you will have 3 loops left on hook, yarn over, pull up a loop, draw through first two loops on hook, you will have 4 loops on hook, yarn over, pull up a loop, draw through first two loops on hook, yarn over draw through all 5 loops on hook. Bobble stitch is now complete.

The chain 1 at the beginning of each row does not count as a stitch.

31 FDHDC ( then skip to row 2)

Or

Chain 33

 Row 1: HDC in third chain and in the next 30 chains x 31 Ch. 1, turn.

Row 2: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in last two stitches 2, (you will have 14 Bobbles in this row). Ch. 1, turn

Row 3: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across you will have 31 HDC, Ch. 1, turn

Row 4: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 25 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches, Ch. 1, turn

Row 5:  HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 6: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 11 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 11 stitches, Bobble, HDC in in last 2 stitches. Ch. 1, turn.

Row 7: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 8: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 11 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 11 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches. Ch. 1, turn.

Row 9: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 10: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 5 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 5 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 11: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 12: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 6 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 6 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 13: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 14: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 7 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 7 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 15: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 16: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 8 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 8 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 17: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 18: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 9 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 9 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 19: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 20: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 10 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 10 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 21:  HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 22: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 11 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in next 11 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 23: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 24: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 12 stitches, Bobble, HDC in next 12 stitches, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 25: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, turn.

Row 26: HDC in first 2 stitches, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC, Bobble, HDC in last 2 stitches Ch. 1, turn.

Row 27: HDC in first stitch and each stitch across, Ch. 1, Do Not turn.

Edging:

Single crochet around entire piece with 3 SC in each corner.

Finish off and Weave in ends.

If you have any question about this pattern or any other one that I have shared please let me know.

Don’t forget to share you finished project on my Facebook page.

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