Premier Yarns Premier Home Cotton Tea Time

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by Premier Yarns Design Team

Premier Yarns Premier Home Cotton Tea Time

Keep tea warm with a stylish cozy!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 21 sts x 39 rows (about 4 inch over Diagonal Stripe pattern) to crochet a cozy that measures about 7-1/2 inch high x 7-1/2 inch wide (and fits a teapot that is about 4 inch high and has a 15 inch circumference.
    Save time, check your gauge. If it takes you less stitches to match the gauge, try using a smaller size needle or hook; if it takes you more stitches, try a larger size needle or hook.
    Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere.
    Special stitch
    Diagonal Stripe Pattern = Multiple of 4 sts + 2. Row 1 (RS): With Lime Green, * k2, sl 2 wyib; rep from * to last 2 sts, k2. Row 2 (WS): P2, * sl 2 wyif, p1; rep from * to end. Row 3: With Turquoise, k1, * sl 1 wyib, k3; rep from * to last st, k1. Row 4: P1, * p3, sl 1 wyif; rep from * to last st, p1. Row 5: With Lime Green, k1, * k2, sl 2 wyib; rep from * to last st, k1. Row 6: P1, * sl 2 wyif, p2; rep from * to last st, p1. Row 7: With Turquoise, k2, * sl 1 wyib, k3; rep from * to end. Row 8: * P3, sl 1 wyif; rep from * to last 2 sts, p2. Rep Rows 1-8 for pattern.
  • 2
    First side:
    With Turquoise, CO 32.
    Knit 4 rows.
    Next row: K3, * kfb, k4; rep from * to last 4 sts, kfb, k3 – 38 sts.
    Join Lime Green. Work Rows 1-8 of Diagonal Stripe Pattern 3 times, then work Rows 1-4 again. Cut Lime Green.
    Next row: With Turquoise, knit.
    Next row: K3, * k2tog, k4; rep from * to last 5 sts, k2tog, k3 – 32 sts.
    Knit 4 rows.
    Place sts on holder. Cut yarn. Set aside.
    Second side:
    Work same as first side.
    Top:
    Row 1 (RS): With Lime Green, knit across second side, then knit across sts of first side from holder – 64 sts.
    Row 2 (WS): K2, purl to last 2 sts, k2.
    Row 3: Knit.
    Rows 4-9: Rep Rows 2 and 3 three more times.
    Row 10: Rep Row 2.
    Row 11 – Eyelet Row (RS): K3, *yo, k2tog; rep from * to last 3 sts, k3.
    Rows 12 and 13: Rep Rows 2 and 3.
    Row 14: Rep Row 2.
    Rows 15-18: Knit 4 rows.
    BO.
  • 3
    Finishing:
    Sew sides together at lower garter stitch border.
    With Turquoise and crochet hook, work 1 round sc around spout opening.
    With Turquoise and crochet hook, starting at bottom of color Lime Green top, work 1 rnd of sc around handle opening to other side, ending at bottom of color Lime Green top, ch 6 for button loop, join to edge with sl st, fasten off.
    Sew button above handle opening to correspond to button loop.
    Weave in ends.
    Cut a strand of Turquoise 3 yards long. Fold in half and twist until it wants to kink back on itself. Fold twisted strands in half and allow them to form a twisted cord. Tie an overhand knot at each end and trim.
    Thread twisted cord through eyelets in top

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Premier Yarns Premier Home Cotton Turquoise 104797693
  • Premier Yarns Premier Home Cotton Lime Green 104822426
  • Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Single Point 13 inch No. 8/5.00 mm 104236576
  • Clover Amour Crochet Hook I 5.5 mm 104755763
  • La Petite 2 Hole Buttons White 3/8 inch 7 pc. 104235658
  • Tapestry Needle
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