Friendship Crochet Washcloth Free Pattern

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I absolutely love to crochet washcloths and give them as gifts! So I created another crochet pattern for just that! The Friendship Washcloth crochet pattern has amazing texture, a fun stitch combo, and is quick to make!

Crochet Washcloth Free Pattern

Do Crochet Washcloths Really Work?

You might be wondering if crochet washcloths are really useful and hold up well to a dirty pot in the sink or stuck on food. I’m here to tell you that if you use the right yarn, the answer is yes!

I use my crochet washcloths in the kitchen mostly. They are used to wash dishes, wipe counters, and clean up spills. They get washed in the washing machine and dried in the dryer. And they look good as new after all that!

When choosing a yarn for your crochet washcloth you want to go with a 100% cotton yarn. If the pattern calls for worsted weight, I highly recommend Paintbox Cotton Aran yarn.

Cotton Aran is both durable and absorbent. It is machine washable and dryable. It comes in a huge variety of colors, perfect for matching the color scheme in your kitchen or bathroom!

So yes, crochet washcloths really do work, but you need a good 100% cotton yarn and a great textured stitch to get the most out of it.

A crochet washcloth set makes a wonderful gift for a new mom, newlyweds moving into their first home, or just a special friend! Everyone will appreciate these beautiful and useful washcloths!

Crochet Washcloth Free Pattern

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Friendship Washcloth Crochet Pattern


75 yards worsted weight (#4) cotton or cotton blend yarn.

I (5.5mm) crochet hook


Measuring tape

Yarn needle




14 sts x 8 rows = 4”


 9” x 9”

Pattern Notes

Starting chain does not count as first stitch unless stated otherwise within the pattern.

Stitches Needed & Abbreviations

st(s)- stitch(es)

ch(s)- chain(s)

esc- extended single crochet – insert hook into stitch, yarn over, pull up a loop (2 loops on hook), yarn over, pull through one loop (2 loops on hook), yarn over, pull through both loops.

ehdc- extended half double crochet- yarn over, insert hook into stitch, yarn over, pull up a loop (3 loops on hook), yarn over, pull through one loop (3 loops on hook), yarn over, pull through all 3 loops.

*- repeat from


Ch 34

Row 1: 1 ehdc in 3rd ch from hook, 1 esc in next st, *1 ehdc in next st, 1 esc in next st*, repeat from * across. (32)

Row 2: Ch 1, turn, 1 ehdc in 1st st, 1 esc in next st, *1 ehdc in next st, 1 esc in next st*, repeat from * across. (32)

Rows 3-20: Repeat row 2.

Optional Trim

Sc evenly around the entire washcloth, working 2 sc in the corners.

Fasten off. Weave in ends.

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Video Tutorial

Winter Washcloths Blog Hop

I am so excited to be hosting the first ever Winter Washcloths Blog Hop & Bundle! Every day there is a new featured crochet washcloth pattern! Today (1/23/23) the Friendship Washcloth crochet pattern is the featured pattern! Head on over to the main roundup post to grab the coupon code to get it for free!

If you already have the coupon code, you can just click the button below and it will take you to the Ravelry listing. Add it to your cart and then type in the coupon code. The price will change to $0 and you can complete your purchase.

If you prefer to download the pattern directly to your device, you can do so at my About Me page!

Have you missed the previous featured washcloth patterns? No worries! You can get them all in the Winter Washcloth Crochet Pattern Bundle! The bundle includes all 31 featured washcloth patterns for a super discounted price!

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