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Custom-Fit Mug Cozy

from Polka Dot Cottage {at craftsy}
(9) Name: 'Sewing : Custom-Fit Mug Cozy
Custom-Fit Mug Cozy
Custom-Fit Mug Cozy
Custom-Fit Mug Cozy
Custom-Fit Mug Cozy
Custom-Fit Mug Cozy

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • If you are comfortable with your sewing machine and can do simple math, you can do this project.

Pattern Description:

If you have a straight-sided, handled cup that needs covering up, you can sew a cozy that is perfectly-fit for your very cup.


How to measure a mug
How to draft a pattern from those measurements
How to put together a simple 2-fabric patchwork cozy with a button closure
Variations in shape and design


Custom-Fit Mug Cozy is available through a fully-illustrated 7-page PDF.


The instructions for this project are available for free through a post on my blog. What you get for your $0.99 here, is a handy ebook version that you can take with you on your favorite mobile device. And you get my sincere thanks for your support!

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Custom


  • a mug you want to cover
  • small amounts of fabric
  • a focal button
  • a hair elastic
  • ruler/paper/scissors for pattern making
  • basic sewing supplies

You Will Also Need:

  • A straight-sided mug

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About the designer

I am a polymer clay artist turned fiber addict. I can often be found at Polka Dot Cottage (, writing about my adventures in polymer, fabric, yarn, photography, and everyday ...

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