Lily Sugar 'n Cream Knitted Snow Man Gift Card Cozy

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by Lily Sugar 'n Cream Design Team

Lily Sugar 'n Cream Knitted Snow Man Gift Card Cozy

Do something different with the A.C. Moore gift cards and other gift cards you're getting for friends and family this year - tuck them inside the Lily Sugar 'n Cream Knitted Snow Man Gift Card Cozy.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 21 sts and 27 rows (4 inch) to knit a cozy that measures approximately 5 inch tall. Be sure to check your gauge. If the needles listed under supplies do not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. Special abbreviation: ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.
  • 2
    Body: With White and double-pointed needles, cast on 16 sts. Divide sts onto 3 needles (5, 5, 6). Join in rnd, placing marker on first st. 1st rnd: *Inc 1 st in next st. K6. Inc 1 st in next st. Place marker. Rep from * once more. 20 sts. 2nd and 3rd rnds: *Inc 1 st in next st. Knit to st before marker. Inc 1 st in next st. Rep from * once more. 28 sts after 3rd rnd. 4th rnd: Knit. 5th rnd: As 2nd rnd. Rep last 2 rnds twice more. 40 sts. Knit 5 rnds even. Next rnd: *K1. ssk. Knit to 3 sts before marker. K2tog. K1. Rep from * once more. Knit 3 rnds even. Rep last 4 rnds twice more. Next rnd: *K1. ssk. Knit to 3 sts before marker. K2tog. K1. Rep from * once more. 24 sts. Next rnd: Knit.
  • 3
    Shape Head: 1st and 2nd rnds: *Inc 1 st in next st. Knit to st before marker. Inc 1 st in next st. Rep from * once more. 32 sts at end of 2nd rnd. Knit 6 rnds even. Break White.
  • 4
    Shape Hat: 1st rnd: With Red, knit. 2nd rnd: With Red, purl. Rep last 2 rnds once more. Next rnd: *K1. ssk. Knit to 3 sts before marker. K2tog. K1. Rep from * once more. 28 sts. Knit 3 rnds even. Rep last 4 rnds until there are 8 sts. Next rnd: (ssk. K2tog) twice. Break yarn, leaving a long end. Thread end through rem 4 sts. Pull tightly and fasten securely.
  • 5
    Stuff Body lightly (do not stuff Hat). Sew bottom seam. Fold top of Hat to front and sew in position.Sew pom pom to end of Hat.
  • 6
    Pocket: With White and pair of needles, cast on 8 sts. 1st row: (RS). Inc 1 st in first st. K5. Inc 1 st in next st. K1. 10 sts. 2nd row: Inc 1 st purlwise in first st. P7. Inc 1 st purlwise in next st. P1. 12 sts. 3rd row: Inc 1 st in first st. Knit to last 2 sts. Inc 1 st in next st. K1. 4th row: Purl. 5th row: As 3rd row. Rep last 2 rows twice more. 20 sts. Beg with a WS row, knit 2 rows. Cast off knitwise (WS). Sew Pocket to bottom of Body front. Sew 2 buttons to front of Pocket.
  • 7
    Arms: (make 2) With White and double-pointed needles, cast on 9 sts. Divide sts onto 3 needles (3 sts on each needle). Join in rnd, placing marker on first st. Knit in rnds until work from beg measures 3 inch. Break White.
  • 8
    Shape Mittens: 1st rnd: With Red, knit. 2nd rnd: Purl. 3rd rnd: K4. Inc 1 st in next st. K4. Knit 2 rnds even. Next rnd: K5. Cast on 3 sts (thumb). Cast off 3 sts. Knit to end of rnd. Knit 3 rnds even. Next rnd: (K2tog) 5 times. Break yarn, leaving a long end. Draw end through rem sts. Pull tightly. Fasten securely. Sew Arms to sides of Body. Sew Hooks and Loops fasteners to Mittens and sides of Arms to create a hug.
  • 9
    Nose: With Tangerine, cast on 3 sts. Cast off. Sew Nose in position. Sew beads for eyes.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • •A Skein of Lily Sugar '‘n Cream Yarn in each of the following colors: White, Red & Tangerine
  • •Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Double Point 7 inch No. 6/4.0 mm & Knitting Needles Single Point 13 inch No. 6/4.00 mm
  • •Fairfield Processing Poly-fil Fiber 12 oz.
  • •Nicole™ Crafts 1/2 inch White Pom Poms
  • •Two Black Beads, Two Round Loops and Hooks Fasteners & Two Red Buttons
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