Hemp makes the best washcloths because hemp is naturally mould
resistant and antibacterial, and can be tossed in the washing
machine and drier. Hemp is extremely efficient from an environmental
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Materials: *40g (60m/65yds) hemp for knitting Hemp6
4mm (US6) needles or size needed to obtain gauge
Gauge: 20sts to 4ins (10cm)
Cast on 40sts.
Row 1: *P5 K5, repeat from * to end of row.
Row 2: K1 *P5 K5, repeat from * to last 9 sts, P5, K4.
Row 3: P3, *K5, P5, repeat from * to last 7 sts, K5, P2.
Row 4: K3, *P5, K5, repeat from * to last 7 sts, P5, K2.
Row 5: P1, *K5, P5, repeat from * to last 9sts, K5, P4.
Row 6: P4, *K5, P5, repeat from * to last 6sts, K5, P1.
Row 7: K2, *P5, K5, repeat from * to last 8 sts, P5, K3.
Row 8: P2, *K5, P5, repeat from * to last 8sts, K5, P3.
Row 9: K4, *P5, K5, repeat form * to last 6sts, P5, K1.
Row 10: *K5, P5, repeat from * to end of row.
Repeat Rows 1 - 10 five times more or desired length.
Cast off and sew in ends. Machine wash before first use.