Bernat Super Value Santa's Mug Cozy

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by Bernat Design Team

Bernat Super Value Santa's Mug Cozy

Whether it's coffee on Christmas morning or a mug of cocoa on Christmas Eve, keep all your winter drinks warm with this adorable Santa-approved cozy!

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Use a gauge of 19 sts and 25 rows (about 4'') in Stockinette st to knit a cozy that measures approximately 10 1/4'' around and 4'' tall. Be sure to check your gauge. If the hook or needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge.

Note: The amount of yarn listed is enough to make nine cozies.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1

    Left Front and Back:

    With white, cast on 33 sts.

    **1st row (WS): Knit.

    2nd row: With red, knit.

    3rd row: P1. *K1. P1. Repeat from * to end of row.

    Repeat last 2 rows for pat once more.

    With white, repeat last 2 rows once more.

    With red, continue in pat until work from beg measures approx 3 3/4'', ending on a WS row.

    Next row (RS): With white, knit.

    Cast off knitwise (WS).**

  • 2

    Button Band:

    With RS facing and white, pick up and knit 18 sts down front side of left front.

    Knit 2 rows.

    Cast off knitwise (WS).



    Right Front:

    With white, cast on 11 sts.

    Work from ** to ** as given for left front and back.



    Buttonhole Band:

    With RS facing and white, pick up and knit 18 sts up front edge of Right Front.

    1st row (WS): K1. (K2tog. yo. K2) 4 times. K1.

    2nd row: Knit.

    Cast off knitwise (WS).

    Sew buttons to correspond to buttonholes.

  • 3

    Arms (make 2):

    With red and double-pointed needles, cast on 10 sts.

    Divide sts onto 3 needles (4, 4, 2).

    Join in rnd, placing marker on first st.

    1st rnd: Knit.

    2nd rnd: (K1. P1) 5 times.

    Repeat last 2 rnds until work from beg measures 2 inch.

    Break red.

  • 4

    Mittens:

    1st rnd: With white, knit.

    2nd rnd: Purl.

    3rd rnd: K4. (Inc1 in next st) twice. K4. 12 sts.

    Knit 2 rnds even.

    Next rnd: K6. Turn. Cast on 3 sts (thumb).

    Cast off 3 sts. Pass last cast off st onto lefthand needle. Turn. Knit to end of rnd.

    Knit 3 rnds even.

    Next rnd: (K2tog) 6 times. Break yarn, leaving a long end. Draw end through rem sts. Pull tightly. Fasten securely.

    Sew arms to sides of body. Sew mittens to front of body.

  • 5

    Ties (make 6):

    With white and crochet hook, ch 10. Fasten off.

    Sew 1 tie to each corner of back.

    Sew 3rd tie spaced evenly between other 2 ties.

    Repeat for right front.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • • One Skein Each of Bernat Super Value Yarn in True Red and White or Colors of Your Choice
  • • Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Single Point 13 inch No. 7/4.50 mm; Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Double Point 7 inch No. 7/4.50 mm; Clover Amour Crochet Hook H 5.0 mm
  • • Stitch Markers 12 pc.; Small White Round Loops and Hooks Fastener (2 Sets); Red Buttons
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