US Flag Crocheted Dishcloth or Potholder



Bernat Handicrafter 100% Cotton Yarn
Size G/4.00mm Crochet Hook


Chain 19 with red yarn
Row 1: Turn and sc in 2nd ch from hook and continue across (18 sc).
Row 2: Change to white yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in each sc across (18 sc).
Row 3: Change to red yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in each sc across (18 sc).
Row 4: Change to white yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in each sc across (18 sc).
Row 5: Change to red yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in each sc across (18 sc).
Row 6: Change to white yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in each sc across (18 sc).
Row 7: Change to red yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in each sc across (18 sc).
Row 8: Change to white yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in each sc across (18 sc).
Row 9: Change to red yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in next 9 sc, change to navy yarn and sc in next 9 sc (18 sc.)
Row 10: With navy yarn, turn, ch 1, sc in next 9 sc, change to white yarn and sc in next 9 sc (18 sc).
Row 11: Change to Red yarn and turn, ch 1, sc in next 9 sc, change to navy yarn and sc in next 9 sc (18 sc).
Row 12: With navy yarn, turn, ch 1, ch in each sc across top (18 sc), 3 sc in the last sc on the corner, then continue down the side with sc evenly spaced, 3 sc on the corner and across the bottom  with 18 sc in each sc across, 3 sc in the last sc on the corner and up the other side with sc  evenly spaced and 3 sc in the corner, sl st in ch 1 st.
Row 13: Join in white yarn, ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, * skip next sc and 2 dc in next sc, repeat from * across to corner (8dc clusters), work 7 dc clusters down the side and 8 dc  clusters across the bottom and 7 dc clusters up the next side and sl st to top of the ch 3.
Row 14: Join in red yarn, ch 3, 2 dc in same sp (dc cluster) ch 1, dc in each sc across to last dc, ch 1, 3 dc in last sc on corner, ch 1, work dc in each sc down the side, ch 1, 3 dc on the corner, ch 1, work dc in each sc across the bottom, ch 1, 3 dc in last sc on the corner, ch 1, dc in each sc up the next side, ch 1, sl st to top of ch 3.

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