Spa Washcloth

Spa Washcloth

The bamboo in this yarn makes for a luxuriously soft washcloth, suitable for those long hot soaks in a bubble bath or for the most tender of babies’ skin. Make these cloths in several colors to delight the senses.
Sizes and Materials List …
Size: 6″ x 6″

US H/8 (5.0 mm)

Yarn: NaturallyCaron Spa [75% Microdenier Acrylic, 25% Bamboo Rayon, 251 yds/3 oz skein]
Colors &
Approx. Yardage

Soft Sunshine, 50 yds

Notions Yarn Needle
Gauge: 20 sts in pattern (hdc, sl st) and 24 rows = 4”/10 cm
Always take time to check your gauge
Skill Level - Easy Download pattern in PDF format
Notes …

Work stitches loosely, especially the slip stitch as the hdc is made in each slip stitch.

Width To increase width, add two sts to the fsc for each 1/2″ being added. Make sure you have an even number of sts in the fsc.
Stitches Used Chain (ch)
Slip Stitch (sl st)
Single Crochet (sc)
Half-Double Crochet (hdc)
Foundation Single Crochet (fsc)

Approximately (approx.)
Each (ea)
Repeat (rep)
Stitch(es) (st / sts)

Special Stitches

Foundation Single Crochet (fsc)

Crochet Spot

Instructions …
Foundation Row Make a 28 st fsc.
Row 1

Ch 1, turn, sl st in first st, *hdc in next st, sl st in next st,* rep from * to * across ending with a hdc.

Row 2 Ch 1, turn, sl st in first hdc, *hdc in next sl st, sl st in next hdc,* rep from * to * across ending with a hdc.
Rows 3-30 Rep row 2. Check length to ensure it is the same as the width, approx. 6″. If you made the sts too tight, then you may need to add additional rows.
Row 31 Ch 1, turn, sc in ea st across. Fasten off.

Finishing …

Weave in ends.

Pattern and photos © Darlisa Riggs, CatBird Studios