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Mug Hug - crochet shell pattern cup cosy


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So..there I was doing my favourite Sunday morning thing, a tray, a coffee pot, a cup, a jug of milk and my latest read. Perfect for a lazy morning, well more usually afternoon. But because I like to take my time and drink slowly my coffee was cold half-way down my cup, I'd solved the second cup problem with a lovely coffee cosy but all was still not quite perfect. Brainwave, the cup cosy was born. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Crochet - Trebles, Double Crochet, slip stitch GAUGE 19 trs to 10cm/4" SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 24cm long excluding strap, 29 with strap 8.5 cm high to fit most standard cylindrical mugs. SUGGESTED YARN 43 meters of DK weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Rowan pure wool COLORWAY Any colour you want

Supplies Needed

  • One 4mm crochet hook and a blunt darning needle.
  • 18g/6.4oz, 43m DK yarn
  • Two small buttons

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Purple Pebble
Purple Pebble
Hi, I'm a crocheter and knitter knut living in London with my husband, 3 kids and two cats. I love to create new designs as well as interpreting printed ones. I never stand still and as soon as I've worked out how to make one thing I can't wait to explore the next project. I do spend time and care over my patterns and revise them if I feel they need it. All of them are written with as much detail as I can and some include pictures of the steps. My feedback from customers has all said that they found the patterns clear and easy to use.