Lily® Bat Dishcloth

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by Lily® Sugar’'n’Cream® Design Team

Lily® Bat Dishcloth

Crocheting this friendly bat dishcloth keeps the Halloween spirit while helping you clean up!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 13 sc and 14 rows = 4” to create an approximately 13" wide x 7” high in center.
  • 2
    Beg at lower edge of Body, ch 5. 1st row: (RS). 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each of next 2 ch. 2 sc in last ch. Turn. 6 sc. 2nd row: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each sc to last sc. 2 sc in last sc. Turn. Rep last row 4 times more. 16 sc. Next row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn. Rep last row 5 times more. Next row: Ch 22 (for wing). 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook. *1 sc in each of next 3 ch. Draw up a loop in each of next 3 ch. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – sc3tog made. 1 sc in each of next 3 ch.* 3 sc in next ch. Rep from * to * once more. 2 sc in next ch. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn. Next row: Ch 22 (for wing). 2 sc in 2nd ch from hook. *1 sc in each of next 3 ch. Sc3tog over next 3 ch. 1 sc in each of next 3 ch. *3 sc in next ch. Rep from * to * once more. 2 sc in next ch. 1 sc in each of next 16 sc. 2 sc in next sc. **1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Sc3tog over next 3 sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 3 sc in next sc.** Rep from ** to ** once more. 2 sc in last sc. Turn. Next row: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Sc3tog over next 3 sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 3 sc in next sc.* Rep from * to * once more. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 16 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * to * twice. 2 sc in last sc. Turn. Rep last row 6 times more.
  • 3
    Head shaping: Next row: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Sc3tog over next 3 sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 3 sc in next sc.* Rep from * to * once more. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 16 sc. Turn. Leave rem sts unworked. Next row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 16 sc. Turn. Leave rem sts unworked. Next row: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn. Rep last row 3 times more. Next row: Ch 1. Sc2tog over first 2 sc. 1 sc in each sc to last 2 sc. Sc2tog over last 2 sc. Turn. 14 sc rem. Rep last row twice more. 10 sc rem. Next row: Ch 4. 1 tr in first sc. Sl st in each of next 8 sc. Ch 4. 1 tr in last sc. Sl st in same sp as tr. Fasten off.
  • 4
    To finish, with Pink yarn, embroider mouth with chain st as shown in picture. With White yarn, embroider eyes with French knots as shown in picture.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Lily® Sugar’n Cream Black 104213055 (1 skein)
  • Size H 8 Crochet Hook
  • Pink yarn for embroidery of mouth
  • White yarn for embroidery of eyes
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