Dishcloth Adventure of Knit Stitches #3

#3 of The Nomad 2019 Series…

Cat Tail Chevron Waves Washcloth


Yarn…I Love This Cotton

Colorway…Green Apple

US #6 Needle


  • Cast On 40 sts.
  • With yarn in front; slip first stitch, purl wise, of every row.
  • For the border; knit the first 4 stitches & last 4 sts of every row.


Knit 4 rows.

  1. * K1, P1, K1, P5 *.
  2. * K5, P1, K1, P1 *.
  3. * K1, P1, K5, P1 *.
  4. * K1, P5, K1, P1 *.
  5. * K1, P5, K1, P1 *.
  6. * K1, P1, K5, P1 *.
  7. * K5, P1, K1, P1 *.
  8. * K1, P1, K1, P1 *.
  9. *P4, K1, P1, K1, P1*.
  10. *K1, P1, K1, P1, K4*.
  11. *K3, P1, K1, P1, K2*.
  12. *P2, K1, P1, K1, P3*.
  13. *P2, K1, P1, K1, P3*.
  14. *K3, P1, K1, P1, K2*.
  15. *K1, P1, K1, P1, K4*.
  16. *P4, K1, P1, K1, P1*.

Knit 4 rows.
Bind off.

Directions for loop and Crab Stitch edging:

  • With a size F crochet hook chain 18 sts.
  • Slip stitch into the last bind off stitch.
  • Flip the cloth, from right to left.

Directions for the bind off edge & cast on edge:

  1. With the yarn behind the loop and working to the right; *chain 2, Skip 1 st, sc in next st of the bind off row*. Repeat across the bind off row. Continue around the corner edge.

Directions for the sides:

  1. *Ch 2, sc into next stitch*.

I always give credit to the designer which inspires me.

I am traveling the upper states of the US. Its given me ideas of chosing names for each cloth i make.

I am enjoying this series of Nomad Inspired cloths.

This tutorial is by Knit Picks…


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