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Red Heart Super Saver Wrap Your Bottle Cozy
Give and display your wine bottles with a handknit Red Heart Super Saver Wrap Your Bottle Cozy to dress them up! The pompom ties add merry style to your presentation. Make them in an array of colors, or even add stripes to use your yarn stash.
- Time:2 hours
1Use a gauge of 17 sts and 25 rows to knit a cozy that measures 10 inch in circumference, 25 inch tall and holds a standard 750 ml wine bottle. Be sure to check your gauge. If the needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere. Special abbreviation: mm = millimeters. Note: Bottle cozy is worked from the bottom up.
2Bottle Cozy: With Burgundy, cast on 42 sts. Arrange stitches evenly around three doublepointed needles. Join, taking care not to twist sts. Place marker for beginning of round. Round 1: Working in rounds, knit until 8-1/2 inch from beginning.
3Begin decrease rounds as follows: Round 1: *K5, k2tog; repeat from * to end of Round - 36 sts. Round 2: Knit. Round 3: *K4, k2tog; repeat from * to end of round - 30 sts. Round 4: Knit. Round 5: *K3, k2tog; repeat from * to end of round - 24 sts. Round 6: Knit. Round 7: *K2, k2tog; repeat from * to end of round - 18 sts.
4Neck of Bottle: Change to Soft White. Round 1: Knit. Rounds 2-13: *K2, P1; repeat from * to end of round. Round 14: Bind off sts tightly.
5With Soft White cut an 18 inch piece of yarn and thread through yarn needle. With needle, weave in and out around neck of bottle, tie in a bow to secure. See photograph for placement. With Soft White, make 2 pom poms measuring approximately 2-1/2 inch in diameter each. Sew to ends of ties. Weave in ends.