This simple cozy is made with cotton yarn, and is specifically designed for nesting jars. It would be perfect for simple gifts or craft fair additions. Enjoy!
15 grams/30 yards of WeCrochet Dishie Twist, or any other worsted weight cotton yarn
Size E (3.5 mm) crochet hook
Locking stitch marker
Scissors and yarn needle
8 stitches by 10 rounds = 2 inches in single crochet, worked in the round.
sc: single crochet
inc: increase, single crochet two stitches in the same stitch
*...*: repeat the instructions in the asterisks
bor: beginning of round
ss: slip stitch
f/o: finish off
Find the yarn used for this pattern here.
This cozy is worked in a spiral, so be sure to place a marker in the first stitch of every round to indicate the beginning of the round.
When finished, the cozy measures 2.5 inches in diameter at the base, and 9.5 inches in circumference at the body. It is specifically designed to fit Ball Nesting Jars.
Find a simple pattern to fit a classic jar size here.
Make a magic ring, (alternatively, ch 3, and ss to the first st to form a ring) then ch 1
Remember to place a bor marker and move it up with each round.
Round 1: sc 5 into the ring (5 sts)
Round 2: inc in ea st around (10 sts)
Round 3: *sc in the next st, inc* around (15 sts)
Round 4: *sc in ea of the next 2 sts, inc* around (20 sts)
Round 5: *sc in ea of the next 3 sts, inc* around (25 sts)
Round 6: *sc in ea of the next 4 sts, inc* around (30 sts)
Proceed to Body Instructions
Rounds 1-12: sc in ea st around (30 sts)
Round 13: ss loosely in ea st around (30 sts)
f/o, and weave in any ends. If you desire to block your cozy, I recommend wetting it slightly, and placing it onto the jar to shape. Blocking will also happen naturally with use!
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Until next time,
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