Your square came out great!
The pattern is perfect for a dishcloth or a blanket square. Use depends on what kind of yarn. If you're using either of the yarns you linked to, I'd think it's better for a blanket. Wool and hot dishwater don't quite mix together...
justcharlotte on Ravelry
to think about knitting while I bake eggnog cake and gingerbread cookies
“Properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn't hurt the untroubled spirit either.”
― Elizabeth Zimmerman