Herringbone Stitch Washcloth by Edie Eckman

Herringbone Stitch Washcloth

May 2024
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 10 rows = 4 inches
in Herringbone Double Crochet
5.5 mm (I)
90 - 100 yards (82 - 91 m)
One Size; approximately 9" [23 cm] square, including edging
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This pattern is available for free.

One simple change to the ordinary double crochet creates an entirely unexpected look! Left- and right-slanting stitches create a fabric with just the right combination of solid and drape. An oh-so-simple chain stitch edging completes the piece. Use 100% cotton yarn for best results.

Learn the herringbone double crochet with the video tutorial linked here. The pattern includes both written text and charted instructions. This pattern uses American crochet terminology.