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Beaded Rib Mug Cozy
Lion Brand® Heartland
Pattern Number: L32361

This coffee cup (mug) holder is an eco-friendly alternative to cardboard drink sleeves.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size

About 3 1/2 x 9 1/2 in. (9 x 24 cm), to fit a standard coffee or tea mug



136-173 Heartland Yarn: Everglades

Medium to grass greens.

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Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 8 [5 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Additional Materials
One small button
Sewing needle and thread

Yarn amount is sufficient to make 4-5 Cozies.

19 sts + 26 rows = about 4 in. (10 cm) in Beaded Rib.

Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.


Yo (yarn over)
A way to create a small decorative hole (eyelet) in the fabric, worked as follows:
1. Bring yarn to front, between the needles.
2. Take yarn to back, over the right needle. You are now ready to proceed with the next st as instructed.

Beaded Rib
Row 1:
*K1, p1; rep from * across row.
Row 2: Purl.
Rep Rows 1 and 2 for Beaded Rib.


COZY Cast on 47 sts. Beg with Row 1, work in Beaded Rib until piece measures about 1 3/4 in. (4.5 cm) from beg, end with a Row 2 as the last row you work. Next (Buttonhole) Row: K2tog, yo, work in pattern as established to end of row. Continue to work in pattern as established until piece measures about 3 1/2 in. (9 cm) from beg. Bind off.
FINISHING Sew sides of Cozy together for about 1/2 in. (1.5 cm) at top and at bottom, leaving remaining 2 1/2 in. (6.5 cm) open for mug handle. With sewing needle and thread, sew button onto edge of handle opening, opposite buttonhole.

beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)

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