Cushy Smocked Throw and Tea Cozy

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Cushy Smocked Throw and Tea Cozy

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Soft and squeezable smocked cables make a cozy throw and matching tea cozy.

Measurements

Single Size
Throw: Approx 43 x 50 ins [109 x 127 cm]. Tea Cozy: To fit 6 cup tea pot.
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Throw: Approx 43 x 50 ins [109 x 127 cm]. Tea Cozy: To fit 6 cup tea pot.

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Decor | Sage Green, 87636 is discontinued. Click 'Edit Color' to select other shade.Edit Color
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Takumi Bamboo Circular Knitting Needles 36"

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Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

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Abbreviations

Approx = approximately

Beg = beginning

Dec = decrease(ing)

Inc(s) = Increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and back of next stitch.

K = knit

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

P = purl

P2tog = purl two stitches together

pat = pattern

rem = remain(ing)

rep = repeat

RS = right side

st(s) = stitch(es)

tog = together

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Throw: Approx 43 x 50 ins [109 x 127 cm]. Tea Cozy: To fit 6 cup tea pot.

MATERIALS

Green Throw
Decor (100 g/3.5 oz;190 m/208 yds)
Main Color (MC) Sage Green () 10
Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long for Throw or size needed to obtain tension.
Tea Cozy
Decor (100 g/3.5 oz;190 m/208 yds)
Main Color (MC) Oceanside (87103) 1
Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles for Tea Cozy or size needed to obtain tension.
Throw and Tea Cozy
Decor (100 g/3.5 oz;190 m/208 yds)
Main Color (MC) Sage Green () 10
Contrast A Oceanside (87103) 1
Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) circular knitting needle 36 ins [90 cm] long for Throw. Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles for Tea Cozy or size needed to obtain tension.

GAUGE

20 sts and 26 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in stocking st.

INSTRUCTIONS

THROW

Cast on 239 sts. Do not join. Working back and forth across needle in rows, knit 7 rows (garter st), noting 1st row is WS, and inc 50 sts evenly across last row. 289 sts.
Proceed in pat as follows:
1st row: (RS). K8. *P3. K3. Rep from * to last 11 sts. P3. K8.
2nd row: K8. *K3. P3. Rep from * to last 11 sts. K11.
3rd and 4th rows: As 1st and 2nd rows.
5th row: K8. P3. *Insert right-hand needle from front between 9th and 10th sts on left-hand needle and draw through a long loop. Slip this loop onto left-hand needle and knit it tog with first st on left-hand needle. K2. P3. K3. P3. Rep from * to last 14 sts. K3. P3. K8.
6th row: As 2nd row.
7th row: As 1st row.
8th and 9th rows: As 6th and 7th rows.
10th row: As 2nd row.
11th row: K8. P3. K3. P3. *Insert right-hand needle from front between 9th and 10th sts on left-hand needle and draw through a long loop. Slip this loop onto left-hand needle and knit it tog with first st on left-hand needle. K2. P3. K3. P3. Rep from * to last 8 sts. K8.
12th row: As 2nd row.
Rep last 12 rows until Throw from beg measures approx 46½ ins [118 cm], ending on a 3rd row of pat.
Next row: (WS). Knit, dec 50 sts evenly across row. 239 sts.
Knit 5 rows. Cast off knitwise (WS).

TEA COZY (make 2 sides alike).
Cast on 51 sts.
1st row: (RS). *P3. K3. Rep from * to last 3 sts. P3.
2nd row: *K3. P3. Rep from * to last 3 sts. K3.
3rd and 4th rows: As 1st and 2nd rows.
5th row: P3. *Insert right-hand needle from front between 9th and 10th sts on left-hand needle and draw through a long loop. Slip this loop onto left-hand needle and knit it tog with first st on left-hand needle. K2. P3. K3. P3. Rep from * to end of row.
6th row: As 2nd row.
7th row: As 1st row.
8th and 9th rows: As 6th and 7th rows.
10th row: As 2nd row.
11th row: P3. K3. P3. *Insert right-hand needle from front between 9th and 10th sts on left-hand needle and draw through a long loop. Slip this loop onto left-hand needle and knit it tog with first st on lefthand needle. K2. P3. K3. P3. Rep from * to last 6 sts. K3. P3.
12th row: As 2nd row.
Rep last 12 rows until piece from beg measures approx 8 ins [20.5 cm], ending with a WS row.
Next row: (RS). *P1. P2tog. K2tog. K1. Rep from * to last 3 sts. P1. P2tog. 34 sts.
Next row: *K2tog. P2tog. Rep from * to last 2 sts. K2tog. 17 sts.
Break yarn, leaving a long end. Draw end tightly through rem sts and fasten securely.

FINISHING
Sew side seams 3¼ ins [8.5 cm] from top and bottom edges for spout and handle openings.
Pom-pom: Wind yarn around 4 fingers approx 40 times. Remove from fingers and tie tightly in center. Cut through each side of loops.
Trim to a smooth round shape. Attach to top of Tea Cozy.