AllFreeKnitting.com and AllCrafts.net provide free dishcloth knitting patterns online. AllCrafts.net provides access to more than 50 dishcloth knitting plans, including patterns featuring cherries, an alien, an airplane, a butter and a Christmas theme. The knitter simply clicks on the desired dishcloth photograph to find the pattern with all the specifications.
AllFreeKnitting.com provides the pattern for 10 beginner patterns for dishcloths. The knitter clicks on the picture of the pattern he wants to try to see the pattern. The pattern includes the materials needed, the type of needles required and the final measurements of the dishcloth. There are row-by-row instructions to ensure the pattern turns out as expected.