The Seersucker Dishcloth written pattern can be used with the video tutorial on the “Handmade by Stacy J” YouTube channel. It‘s a beginner friendly knit pattern that only uses Knit and Purl. There is also a checklist & chart attached to this pattern to help keep track of rows. Enjoy!

At the bottom of this post you will find a pdf that contains a chart and a checklist.

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Difficulty level:

Easy / Beginner


10” x 9.5” / Gauge not important

Stitches used:

Knit (k)

Purl (p)

Learn to knit the Seersucker dishcloth from Handmade by Stacy J
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Materials Needed:

Solid Color yarn  (100% Cotton, Medium 4 weight) 80 yards  

Size 6 (4 mm) Knitting Needles

2 stitch markers (optional)

Tapestry needle and scissors


Pattern length can be adjusted by continuing to do more repeats. End with “Final Row” repeat when you come to desired length. To adjust width, calculate the number of stitches in increments of 4 + 6.

To check out the baby blanket that this pattern inspired, please click HERE or on the picture below

Tiny Gems Baby Blanket free knitting pattern from Handmade by Stacy J
This baby blanket uses the same stitches as the Seersucker Dishcloth and was inspired by it. To see the free pattern, please click HERE.

Directions for the Seersucker Dishcloth:

Set up Rows

Cast on 46

K across for 5 rows


  1. K3, *k1, p1; rep from * until 3 sts remain, k3
  2. K3, *k1, p1; rep from * until 3 sts remain, k3
  3. K3, *p1, k3; rep from * until 3 sts remain, k3
  4. K3, *p3, k1; rep from * until 3 sts remain, k3
  5. K3, *k1, p1; rep from * until 3 sts remain, k3
  6. K3, *k1, p1; rep from * until 3 sts remain, k3
  7. K3, *k2, p1, k1; rep from * until 3 sts remain, k3
  8. K3, *p1, k1, p2; rep from * until 3 sts remain, k3

Rep rows 1-8 four more times

Rep rows 1-5 once more

Final Rows

K across for 5 rows

Bind off knit wise and weave in ends. 

If you’d like to download a free Dishcloth wrapper for gifting your dishcloth, please visit the “Printables” page or click HERE.

Please remember to tag me on your makes @handmadebystacyj and #handmadebystacyj – I’d love to see them!

If you prefer a pdf, please feel free to download this printable pdf 🙂

This pattern is copyright 2020 Handmade by Stacy J. Please do not duplicate or copy any portion of this pattern, as well as photographs. You are encouraged to share images of your final product and are allowed to sell final products; If you sell your final product, I just ask that you please purchase the ad-free pdf and credit Handmade by Stacy J as the designer. Thank you!

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