I Think I'll "Pass Over Cables" Coffee Cozy
-Bulky Weight Yarn (I used Fat Sheep by Farmhouse Yarns 50% wool, 50% mohair)
-Size 10 long circular needles or DPNs
-Coffee Cup or tumbler for blocking
Gauge: 3.5 purl stitches to an inch (approximately 12 stitches to 4 inches in pattern)
Stitch Pattern "Mock Cable Rib"
Rnds 1, 2, & 4: *P5, k3*
Rnd 3: *P5, sl1, k2, YO, psso the k2 & YO*
P- purl sl- slip psso- pass slipped stich over
k- knit YO- Yarn over
Cast on 32 stitches and join for working in the round being careful not to twist the cast on stitches.
Work in Pattern for a total of 3 repeats (12 rows).
Bind off loosely. I love to use Elizabeth Zimmerman's Sewn bind off for these projects, because it makes a stretchy top for a variety of sized cups.
Wet block over a tumbler to get the coffee cozy shape (a little bigger at the top than at the bottom).
Copyright December 2010, Small Town Knit Guy Designs. For Personal Use Only.
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