A post over at Ardea's Nest clicked with me. You see she got a crocheted dish cloth in a swap. Now I have to confess that I wash dishes by hand. My favorite dish cloth frequently goes straight from the dryer back into service. It happens to be knitted and was a gift to me from a sweet young lady. I have considered hiring her to make me a few more dish cloths.
Now, let me say: I don't knit. I tried it a couple of times and never could seem to "get it" However, I can crochet without thinking much about what I am doing. I have no idea why it never occurred to me that I could crochet a dish clothe and it would be very similar. Duh!
So when I saw the crocheted dish cloth on the post, I said "Hey, I could do that" The dish cloth in the post that gave me a lightbulb moment was a "granny square" I prefer something more uniform in texture. So I made this: