“Grandma’s Favorite Dishcloth” is a classic and easy-to-make crochet pattern. Here’s a free pattern to create one:

Materials Needed:

  • Worsted weight cotton yarn in your preferred color
  • Crochet hook suitable for your yarn (usually 4.0mm to 5.5mm)


  • ch: chain
  • sc: single crochet
  • st(s): stitch(es)



  1. Foundation Chain: Chain 34.
  2. Row 1: Sc in the second chain from the hook and in each chain across. (33 sc)
  3. Row 2: Ch 1, turn. Sc in the first sc and in each sc across.
  4. Rows 3-33: Repeat Row 2 for a total of 33 rows or until your dishcloth is the desired size.
  5. Finishing: Fasten off, weave in any loose ends, and trim excess yarn.

That’s it! “Grandma’s Favorite Dishcloth” is known for its simplicity and functionality. It’s great for everyday kitchen use and makes a wonderful gift. You can experiment with different colors to match your kitchen decor. Enjoy your crocheting!