Patterns many times develop when you use variegated colored yarn. This one is my favorite pattern. I love this style wash clothes (for dishes) because they are the perfect size and thickness for my hand. They are also very easy and quick to make.
Gauge: Not important
Hook size: US G/6.00 mm
1. Ch22 loosely.
2. Row 1: Turn, hdc in 3rd chain from hook and then in each chain.
3. Rows 2 - 12: Turn and chain 2, hdc in each hdc.
4. Round 1: Change color if you wish and... Turn and chain 2 (this counts as 1 hdc), hdc 2 more times in corner and then hdc in each hdc except the corners get 3 hdc. On sides evenly crochet around 19 hdc. slst in second chain of beginning ch2.
5. Round 2: Chain 1 and single crochet in each hdc except sc 3 in corners. Slst in beginning ch 1. Tie off.
Key: sc= single crochet hdc= half double crochet slst= slip stitch