I am making these for a co-worker who recently moved into a new house after her old house was destroyed by the tornado that came through my area back on June 1, 2011.
Here is a close up of one of them:
Her kitchen is pewter with blue accents. So I thought this salt and pepper yarn was as close as I could get for now. This are rather big too, 9" by 9".
Pattern: Simple Stripes Dishcloth by Doni Speigle
Yarn: Bernat Handicraft Cotton #W269018 - Salt & Pepper and Lily's Sugar N' Cream #01742 - Hot Blue
Hook: US 8/H