Can-ister Set

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Can-ister Set Pattern


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Home Decor


Kitchen Accessory

Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Pattern Description:

A delicate stitch pattern to knit for “Sleeves” that fit over coffee cans! This is an easy pattern as well as the top cover. Cover is knit circular, and then knit a “bow” for handle for top. To lift, just pick up top of “bow” to lift off lid! Your neighbors will want a set of these, after they see yours! If you do not drink coffee, have friends and neighbors save the cans for you. Save the plastic tops too, you will need them to complete this set. Uses worsted weight yarns and knitting needles, US # 10.


7 sts. = 2 Inches


  • Worsted Weight Yarn, about 5 oz. color A, 3 oz. each of colors B and C. 16 Inch circular knitting needle, size 10

You Will Also Need:

  • 3 Coffee Cans with lids, one 39 to 40 oz., about 7" high, one 26 oz., about 61/2" high, and one 13 oz., about 51/2" high.

Suggested yarn:

600 yards of Worsted weight


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The Frugal Knitting Haus was founded in July of 1989. It began around the innovative patterns of our founder, designing quick and simple patterns using up leftover scraps of yarn. Since her start, hundreds of knitting patterns have been designed and are available through the eight different books that are published by the Frugal Knitting Haus. The patterns are all different, but the design ...

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