I knitted a dish cloth today in waffle stitch using cotton yarn.
Cast on 40 stitches.
Row 1: * K1, P2 * repeat, K1
Row 2: P1, * K2, P1 * repeat
Row 3: Knit
Row 4: Purl
Repeat rows 1 to 4 until the dish cloth until desired length.
Bind off and weave in loose ends.