Premier Yarns Premier Home Cotton Tea TimeBack to category
Premier Yarns Premier Home Cotton Tea Time
Keep tea warm with a stylish cozy!
- Time:1 hour
1Use 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.
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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.
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.
Work same as first side.
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.
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