What was your inspiration? Plain tea cosy decorated with buttons. Construction - crochet circle in treble (US dc), 1 row dc in cream. 2 further rows treble added with the first worked around the body of sts in prev row. Sides worked separately in dc (US sc) with no shaping. Final rows (1 row tr, 1 row dc) worked in cream and joining one opening for handle. Loop added to other side to close under spout.