I love it, thanks for sharing your finished project with us..they turned out great. Love the colors too!
Hi Kari, I just love these little dish rags! Would you consider selling a few of them? Hope all is well with you and Teddy! Ciao, bella!
I just love your dish cloths. Love the colors. It would make dishwashing more enjoyable. Thanks for sharing.
Kary, I love them! I wish I could knit . . . it's on my bucket list! LOL!!! We like Jiffy cornbread also. Did you jazz it up with corn or jalapeño? Sometimes I do, and sometimes I don't. Anyway, save me a bowl! LOL!!! I'll bring the cookies for dessert! :-)
lovely and you are right so homey and welcoming bring on the corn bread
Those dishcloths are the best. My mom sends them to me. And, Jiffy cornbread is awesome! So much better than anything else.
I want those dish cloths they would go perfect in my kitchen the yellow and blue. Jiffy cornbread is the BEST! Enjoy your chili.
How cute! I have never seen these. I love them...yummy chili and cornbread...can i come for dinner! hee!!!!hope you and teddy are well. I like the new header! :)
My sister in law's mother makes theses all the time. I wish she would make a couple for me. I think I will find the directions on youtube too. Yours are just so pretty!!
I use those knitted dishcloths all the time -- but I buy them at craft tables since I don't knit myself.
Dishcloths are some of my favorite things. and very hard to find these days without scratchy backing.May have to go to youtube.xo Jane
I'm so jealous! I tried to knit a dishcloth from instructions in a book, and it turned out looking like something that you would NOT leave out on your drainboard. (It was fine in the dishwater though because you couldn't see it!)
hi kary!how cute (and useful!) are your dishtowels. they are the absolute best, i've been making them for years too.i have to laugh at the picture of teddy taking off with your yarn. i couldn't take that though, owen could get into most anything (and does) except my knitting! I hope you've been enjoying these early days of spring!
I regret not learning to knit when my Gran wanted to teach me, years ago.I do make a good chili casserole though:it's baked with a cornbread topping(sort of like a Mexican Shepard's pie).
Lovely. The colours are beautiful too. Where did you get the pattern?
These are just the cutest!!! Xoxoxo
I bought a few knitted dish cloths last year. They aren't nearly as nice as yours, but when I see them they make me feel like I should slow down a bit and wash a few things by hand.I am sugar-free at the moment so seeing jam jars on your counter pleases me; I want to know that someone is eating jam even if it's not me.
Kari, you are too much! Thank you - I never did learn how to knit - although my Irish grandmother really tried to teach me. Ciao, bella!
Thanks for sharing you wonderful work...hugs, Flavia
I have a few dishcloths that I've knitted, too. They're an awful lot of fun to make!xoClaudia
I knit dish cloths with that kind of yarn too. :-)I buy the yarn on cones which are for knitting machines. The yarn is much cheaper and you can buy them at WalMart.
A dear lady knitted some for me and they are the best! I never knew!xo Cathy
You've gotten me in the mood to return to knitting dish rags. It has been several years since I made one. I love how sturday they are. My daughter still uses one that I knitted for her way back when. Just throw them in the washing maching, and they are as good as new. Yum. Chili and cornbread.
LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the knitted dish cloths!! I'm not a knitter, but it makes me want to learn!! I'll tell daughter to WAVE as she passes SLO!! Thank you for your always delightful blog! xx Joann
I love those so much..maybe I'll get one in my Easter basket!?!
Oh, these are lovely. I admire anyone who can knit. My dear aunt tried to teach me once, a long time ago, but it didn't "take". ;^)
They are so happy and beautifully done!Hooray!xxdonkey in the pines
Nothing quite says "kitchen" like the dish cloths. I wish I could come sit at your table, have a bite of your good food, and you could teach me to knit.Brenda
Yellow and light blue - my favourite colour combination! :-)Indeed, very spring-like!
Today is a good day to do a little blogging rain or snow ! Those little cloths are so sweet. I love them. I agree, they are just so cozy aren't they. I wish I knew how to knit!!! I have tried to do not have the gift! Taco meat in the crock pot and everything chopped up. Dinner is ready! Good day for taco's too!Have a pretty day! Kristin
Your dish rags are so darling! I have never learned to knit and I love knitted items. Maybe someday...Your chili smells fabulous! ;-)
such pretty dishrags, I should tell my mom about these as she knits too.
I love your dish cloths. I must try those. What lovely gifts they would make. I have two little yarn snatcher also.
chili and cornbread... My flight leaves in an hour!! Your little part of blog world makes me forget about all of the ugly things going on in the world. I treasure my farmhouse visits.
I love your dishcloths!!! They are so cute and cozy, and remind me of everything good.So nice to see you online again!
These are so cozy : ) I would love to know how to knit and crochet. I never thought of looking on YouTube.Corn bread & chili does sound delicious!
I don't think it gets any homier than that last photo--I love it!! I also love that you went back and relearned something you used to make in high school. What a wonderful and charming idea. I have been missing you. I'm doing so much freelance work right now that I don't get much time to read the blogs I love right now. What a treat it is to visit you. xoxo Gigi
Love the dishcloths Kary!So bright and cheery and practical!That young Teddy sounds a mischievous character!!!Are'nt poodles fun!Just going to catch up on your Sarabeth post now - have seen the "others"!Have fun with Teddy - give him a cuddel from me!Gill xx
♥Love your blog♥
A nice rainy day activity....very calming.
My mother used to make these. It's a shame you have to stand up while working!
Aren't your dish rags adorable! Nice fresh ones for spring...what a great idea! Wish you lived close...I'd bring cookies and tea and you could teach me! :)xo
And I bet the chili and the cornbread were delicious!How I wish I knew to knit as well as you.
My sister makes these dishclothes...I absolutely love them!
I make these dishrags too and have for 40 years! The sugar and cream yarn is wonderful. I have also found peaches and cream 100% cotton also. I make and either give these away to family members or sell them.Love your colors.Joyceakcabin@hotmail.com
You may actually inspire me to knit. I think I could do these. Definitely inspiring me to keep thinking about a bright yellow kitchen. Wouldn't that pep up the winter days!
those dish clothes bring back memories of my grandma....oh how i loved her !!
oh I love your dish clothes...such pretty Spring colours..love yellow.Happy new week to you xoxo
so lovely:). i adore the sunny colors- just in time for spring;). i think it's great that you went back to re-learn something- it's good for the brain;).xoxo to you & teddy, cute little bear;)Blair
Haha, I've been doing the same thing! Lionbrand has a new recycled cotton that I'm really in love with right now, the colors are just perfect! The only difference is I crochet (I don't know how to knit!).
I have an aunt that knits dishclothes. I use them all the time. Love them. Just found your blog through Mennonite Girls Can Cook. Just an fyi. The yellow letters are pretty but I found them kind of difficult to read/see. I will be exploring your blog more.
Kari--thanks for stopping by my blog today and saying such nice things. I, too, have made washcloths from Sugar and Cream yarn, several for each of my grandbabies. I love their colors, they are so soft, and they are quite durable. And Jiffy corn muffin mix--what can I say--the easiest and tastiest cornbread in the whole wide world! I use buttermilk instead of milk in mine--buttermilk lasts forever in the fridge, and I like to have it on hand for my cornbread. I'll be back!! ;o)
Thank you so much for taking the time to stop by. I appreciate all your kind comments more than you can know.