Here’s a simple and free pattern to crochet an easy dishrag:

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 31.
  2. Row 1: Sc in the second chain from the hook and in each chain across. (30 sc)
  3. Row 2: Ch 1, turn. Sc in the first sc and in each sc across.
  4. Rows 3-27: Repeat Row 2 for a total of 27 rows or until your dishrag is the desired size.
  5. Finishing: Fasten off, weave in any loose ends, and trim excess yarn.

That’s it! This easy crochet dishrag pattern is quick to work up and perfect for daily kitchen use. You can make several of them in different colors to have on hand for cleaning and drying dishes. Enjoy your crocheting!