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Butterfly Cup Cozy
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 33/4 inches tall x 10 inches in circumference at top edge
MATERIALS • Lily Sugar ’n Cream medium (worsted) weight cotton yarn (solids: 21/2 oz/120 yds/71g per ball; ombrés: 2 oz/95 yds/57g per ball): 1 ball each #101712 hot green, #200223 violet veil ombré, #202528 poppy ombré and #100010 yellow • Sizes G/6/4mm and I/9/5.5mm
crochet hooks • Stitch marker • Tapestry needle
GAUGE Gauge is not important for this project. PATTERN NOTES Weave in loose ends as work progresses. Join with slip stitch as indicated unless otherwise stated. Cozy is made in continuous rounds; do not join unless otherwise stated. Place stitch marker in first stitch of first round and move up as each round is completed.
Picot: Ch 3, sl st in 3rd ch from hook.
Rnd 1 (RS): With size I hook
and green, ch 3, join (see Pattern
Notes) in first ch to form a ring, ch 1, 6 sc in ring, place marker
(see Pattern Notes). (6 sc)
Rnd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each st around, do not join (see Pattern
Notes). (12 sc)
Rnd 3: Ch 1, *sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (18 sc)
Rnd 4: Ch 1, *sc in each of next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (24 sc)
Rnd 5: Ch 1, *sc in each of next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st, rep from * around. (30 sc) Rnd 6: Ch 1, sc in each st around.
Rnd 7: Ch 1, working in back lps only (see Stitch Guide), sc in each st around.
Rnds 8–18: Ch 1, sc in each st around. At end of rnd 18, join in first sc. Fasten off. Remove marker.
Rnd 1 (RS): Join violet veil in any st of rnd 17, ch 1, *sc in next st, 2 dc in next st, rep from * around, join in first sc. Fasten off.
Rnd 1 (RS): Join violet veil in any unworked front lp of rnd 6, ch 1, reverse sc (see Stitch
Guide) in each st, join in first sc. Fasten off. (30 sc)
Row 1 (RS): With size G hook and yellow, ch 2, 4 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Fasten off.
Row 2: Leaving a 4-inch tail for first antenna, join poppy in first st, (ch 4, 3 tr, ch 4, sl st) in same st (first wing made), [(sl st, ch 3, dc, picot (see Special Stitch), dc, ch 3, sl st) in next st] twice (2nd
and 3rd wings made), (sl st, ch 4, 3 tr, ch 4, sl st) in last st (4th
wing made). Fasten off, leaving a 4-inch tail for 2nd antenna.
Trim tails to 2-inch lengths and make a knot at each end. Sew Butterfly at an angle to center of Cozy.
Welcome a new spring day with this cute cup cozy. Crocheted in worsted-weight cotton, you’ll want to make a bunch to give as gifts.