Christmas Pudding Tea Cosy

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Christmas Pudding Tea Cosy Pattern


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Knitting: Christmas Pudding Tea Cosy
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




Home Decor


Kitchen Accessory

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Seaming, decreasing, increasing
  • working with yarn held double

Pattern Description:

Pour yourself or someone you love a seasonal brew! I designed this cosy to be both pretty and practical. It makes a cute festive gift, perhaps to give along with a teapot.

Worked flat and seamed to assemble. The cosy body is worked double stranded for insulation. Decorations are knitted separately and stitched on.


13 sts and 18 rows to 4 x 4 inches in stockinette on 6mm (US 10) needles, with aran/worsted yarn held double.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit medium teapot: circumference up to 50 cm (19.5 inches), height up to 18 cm (7 inches). With some ease.


  • Needles: 3mm (US 2), 5mm (US 8), 6mm (US 10). 172 yards aran/worsted weight yarn (brown), 35 yards dk weight yarn (cream), small amount of green and red dk yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle for sewing up

Suggested yarn:

200 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:



Brown, cream, green, red

About Designer

About Designer

Ellen Kapusniak on

I love designing and knitting cute and quirky accessories and decorative items, they really put a little smile into my day, and I hope yours too...!

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