Home Sweet Home Tea Cosy Pattern


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Home Sweet Home Tea Cosy Pattern

Pattern Details

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Home Decor


Kitchen Accessory

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on, cast off
  • Knit and purl stitches
  • Knit two stitches together
  • Work with changes of colour
  • grafting
  • sew duplicate stitch

Pattern Description:

Looking out across a loch, surrounded by mountains is a little croft house with a red roof. This knitting pattern was inspired by that house which is located on the Applecross Peninsular, West Coast of Scotland. Along with fairisle motifs and horizontal pattern repeats this design makes an eye catching tea time piece.


Approximately 25 stitches over 32 rows = 10cm (4 inches) in stocking stitch.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 24 cm x 33 cm (9.5 ins x 13 ins).


  • Jamieson's of Shetland 25g DK weight yarn. #122 Granite x2 25g #125 Slate x1 25g #104 Natural White x1 25g #525 Crimson x1 25g

You Will Also Need:

  • 3.75 mm (US 5) circular knitting needle length no more than 50cm in length. 3.75 mm circular needle, 40cm long or a set of 3.75 mm dpn's for the decrease section. For the cord x2 4.5 mm dpn's (US 7).

About Designer

About Designer

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Hand Knitted Things label was launched in 2008. Julia is based in Scotland and Yorkshire in the UK.

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