Felted Tea Cozy
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13 x 7 ins [33 x18 cm].
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Details & Instructions
|13 x 7 ins [33 x18 cm].|
|Main Color (MC) ()||2|
|Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 6) knitting needles or size needed to obtain tension.|
20 sts and 26 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in stocking st.
With MC, cast on 94 sts.
Proceed in stocking st until work from beg measures 27 ins [68.5 cm]. Cast off.
Work 176 rows even. Cast off.
FELTING: Machine wash seperately using hot water and long cycle (approx 10 to 15 mins). Add a towel for agitation to get best results. Rinse and spin in warm water. Lay flat to dry.
Cut out front and back following Diagram 1. Embroider lower edges of front and back with gold in cross st as illustrated. Cut out red heart following Diagram 2. Embroider outer edges with gold in blanket st as illustrated.
Sew heart to front as illustrated. Sew front and back tog with red yarn and blanket st. Work blanket st with red yarn around lower edges. Attach twisted cord to top.
To make twisted cord: Cut 4 strands of yarn 10 ins [25 cm] long. With all strands tog hold one end and with someone holding other end, twist strands to the right until they begin to curl. Fold the 2 ends tog and tie in a knot so they will not unravel. The strands will now twist themselves tog.
Adjust length if desired.