‘Hug in a Mug’
Materials: Scraps of Double knit Yarn in Chocolate Brown and Red. Three buttons.
Hook Size: 4.5mm
Chain - ch
Double Crochet – dc
Treble Crochet – tr
Single Crochet – sc
For the Mug Cosy in ‘Chocolate’ coloured yarn.
Make 15 chain. Turn. Skip the first stitch work a dc into each ch. 14 dc. 1 ch turn.
Work 1 dc into the back of each previous dc (14 stitches) 1 ch to turn.
Repeat until your work is long enough to fit around the mug of your choice.
To Make Button Holes:
Work first 2 dc then work 5 ch, skip the next 3 dc and work the next 2dc, make 5 ch, skip next 2 dc, work the next 2 dc, make 5 ch skip the next 2 dc and work the last 2 dc. Fasten off.
To make the Heart in Red Yarn:
Ch 5, join them with a slip stitch.
First Round: Ch 3 then work 10 tr into the circle.
Second Round: Sl st into the next tr, (1 dc, 2 tr) into the next tr, (2 tr, 1 dc) into the next tr, sl st into the next tr, (1 dc, 2 tr) into next tr, (2 tr, 1 dc) into the next tr, sl st into the next 3 tr. Fasten off.
Sew in all ends.
Sew the three buttons into place.
Sew the heart motif onto the mug cosy.
Copyright: 'In The Sky 1' 2012