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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

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

136-173 Heartland Yarn: Everglades

Medium to grass greens.


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.19

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 MATERIALS NOTE Yarn amount is sufficient to make 4-5 Cozies.
GAUGE:
19 sts + 26 rows = about 4 in. (10 cm) in Beaded Rib. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
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.



PATTERN STITCH Beaded Rib Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from * across row.

Row 2: Purl.

Rep Rows 1 and 2 for Beaded Rib.


INSTRUCTIONS



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.

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


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