Multi-colored Brown, dark brown, and white 100% cotton yarn
hdc=half double crochet
sl st=slip stitch
shell=(sc, hdc, dc in the same stitch)
I hook, cotton yarn
Rnd 1. Work sc in the 3rd chain from the hook, hdc in the same chain, dc in the same chain (this will create your first shell), *skip 2 chains, work sc, hdc, dc, in the next chain (shell made). *Repeat across until you have 10 shell stitches, skip 2 chains, hdc in the last chain. turn -10 shells
Rnd 2. chain 2, In the first dc of the last shell made in the previous 1st row, work a sc, hdc, dc in that dc stitch to make your first shell, *skip 2 stitches, work a shell, sc, hdc, dc in the next stitch (shell made), *Repeat across, hdc in the last chain in this row, turn -10 shells
Rnd 3. chain 2, Repeat row Rnd 2. 20 more times or for your desired length.
Then single crochet around the entire edge of the dishcloth. Sew in the ends with your yarn needle. Finished.