Lily® Butterfly Dishcloth

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by Lily® Sugar'’n’Cream® Design Team

Lily® Butterfly Dishcloth

Time will flutter by as you crochet this sweet and whimsical butterfly dishcloth.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 15 dc and 9 rows = 4" to create an approximately 8” x 7" dishcloth.
  • 2
    With Warm Brown, ch 26.
  • 3
    Body: 1st row: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each of next 6 ch. Ch 10. Sl st in fi rst ch - fi rst loop made. 1 sc in each of next 11 ch. Ch 10. Sl st in first ch - second loop made.1 sc in each of next 6 ch. (1 sc. 1 hdc. 3 dc. 1 hdc. 1 sc) all in last ch. Working across opposite side of foundation ch, 1 sc in each of next 6 ch. Ch 10. Sl st in first ch - third loop made. 1 sc in each of next 11 ch. Ch 10. Sl st in fi rst ch - fourth loop made. 1 sc in each of next 6 ch. 2 sc in last ch. Join with sl st to first sc.Fasten off .
  • 4
    First Wing: 1st row: (RS). Join your choice of butterfly color with sl st to fi rst ch-10 loop. Ch 3 (counts as dc). (7 dc. Ch 5. 10 dc) all in ch-10 loop. Turn. 2nd row: Ch 3 (counts as dc). 1 dc in fi rst dc. 1 dc in each of next 9 dc. (3 dc. Ch 3. 3 dc) in next ch-5 sp. 1 dc in each of next 6 dc. (Yoh and draw up a loop in next dc. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – dc2tog made. Fasten off.
  • 5
    Second Wing: 1st row: (RS). Join your choice of butterfly color with sl st to second ch-10 loop. Ch 3 (counts as dc). (9 dc. Ch 5. 8 dc) all in ch-10 loop. Turn. 2nd row: Ch 3 (counts as dc). Dc2tog. 1 dc in each of next 5 dc. (3 dc. Ch 3. 3 dc) in next ch-5 sp. 1 dc in each of next 9 dc. 2 dc in last dc. Fasten off.
  • 6
    Third Wing: Working into third ch-10 loop, work as given for First Wing.
  • 7
    Fourth Wing: Working into fourth ch-10 loop, work as given for Second Wing.
  • 8
    To join wings, Right side: 1st row: Join Warm Brown with sl st to first dc of First Wing. **Ch 1. Draw up a loop in each of next 2 sts. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – sc2tog made. 1 sc in each of next 8 dc. (2 sc. Ch 3. 2 sc) in next ch-3 sp. 1 sc in each of next 13 dc. 2 sc in next dc. Sl st in Body in 6th sc from Loop. Sl st in fi rst dc of Second Wing. Ch 1. 2 sc in same sp as sl st. 1 sc in each of next 13 dc. (2 sc. Ch 3. 2 sc) in next ch-3 sp. 1 sc in each of next 9 dc. Sc2tog. Sl st in Body in 6th sc from Loop. Turn. 2nd row: Ch 1. Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 11 sc. (2 sc. Ch 3. 2 sc) innext ch-3 sp. 1 sc in each of next 12 sc. Leaving rem 5 sts unworked, sl st in 6th sc of next First Wing. Ch 1. 1 sc in same sp as sl st. 1 sc in each of next 11 sc. (2 sc. Ch 3. 2 sc) in next ch-3 sp. 1 sc in each of next 10 sc. Sc2tog. Sl st in Body in 6th sc from Loop. Fasten off .** Left side: 1st row: Join Warm Brown with sl st to first dc of Third Wing. Rep from ** to ** as given for Right side.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Lily® Sugar’n Cream® Warm Brown 104213079 (1 skein)
  • Lily® Sugar’n Cream® Tangerine 104530930 or Lily® Sugar’n Cream® Yellow 104213078 or Lily® Sugar’n Cream® Robin’s Egg 104213050
  • Size G 6 Crochet Hook
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