Durable Linked Crochet Washcloth – Free Crochet Pattern

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This free crochet pattern is called the Linked Crochet Washcloth and features the linked treble crochet stitch. It creates a durable crochet home decor item.

If you are a beginner in crochet and just want to learn a new stitch or have a small challenge, this for sure is a great project for you.

However, even as a more experienced crocheter you will want to crochet this Linked Crochet Washcloth.

It makes a great addition to any home or even have it be part of a stunning gift set. You might want to make a few to sell on the craft stall.

Also, when I use non-linked crochet stitches and use the washcloths, I always feel like they stretch out too much.

After all, they do get used a lot round my house.

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When they are wet with water, you want the stitches to stay together so you can actually use it to wash yourself without having holes in it.

And of course, you can use this stunning washcloth also as a dishcloth. The purpose remains the same.

Although they have a different name, they have the same purpose; aiding you to wash something whether it is your body or your dishes.

Crochet Linked Crochet Washcloth

Linked Crochet Washcloth Details

The Linked Treble Crochet looks like 3 rows of single crochets with horizontal bars, but are actually treble crochet stitches that are literally linked together as you crochet.

If you have never tried this stitch before you should learn how to. It is an incredible stitch that should definitely be in your library.

Firstly, I have created a very lengthy photo and video tutorial how to crochet this incredible stitch.

You can follow these tutorial easily and learn something new.

Secondly, it makes you feel like you are crocheting Tunisian crochet stitches. Some say, it is a stepping stone to Tunisian crochet. Find the tutorial HERE.

If you feel like you want to try the Linked Double Crochet before starting the Linked Treble Crochet Stitch, you should try it.

I have a tutorial for it HERE as well if you wanted to check it out.

Linked Crochet Washcloth Pattern

I actually used the Linked Double Crochet for another wonderful pattern that is very popular due to its yarn color variegation.

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I have a whole collection of them. Some are actually very unique and not well known.

Knowing them will for sure impress other crocheters when you use them.

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How to crochet the Linked Crochet Washcloth

Material List:

Stitches used (US terms):

Click HERE to learn these basic stitches


3 Linked Treble Crochet x 1 row = 1 square inch

Final Size:

8.5 x 8.5 inches

Linked Crochet Washcloth Instructions:

Making the Linked Crochet Washcloth

Ch 29

Row 1: Insert and pull up a loop thru the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th chain from the loop, finish it like a normal tr, 1 Linked Treble Crochet in each ch until the end of the row, ch 4, turn

Row 2 – 9: 1 Linked Treble Crochet in each st, ch 4, turn

Fasten off and weave in the ends.

Edging of the crochet washcloth

Start with Honeydew and attach the yarn where you finished with the dark green yarn.

Round 1: Ch 2, sk 1 st, {*3 dc in the next st, sk 2 sts, repeat from * 7 more times, sk 1 st, 5 dc in the corner st, place the 3 dc cluster stitch evenly along the side 8 times, 5 dc in the corner st], repeat from [ to ] 1 more time, sl st to the first st.

Fasten off and weave in the ends.

Linked Crochet Washcloth - Free Crochet Pattern

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