Snowman Jar Cozy
Don't skimp on the details this holiday season make sure even the smallest of jars in your home has its own Snowman Jar Cozy. This adorable Christmas knit pattern from Red Heart Yarn shows you how to make a snowman craft that fits right in with your other homemade Christmas decorations. You'll also find that this Christmas knitting pattern can be used all throughout the year when you're looking for a way to spice up your everyday home decor.
Finished Size: 10" (25 cm) circumference x 5" (13 cm) long, unstretched
RED HEART® Super Saver®: 1 skein of 316 Soft White.
Susan Bates® Double Pointed Knitting Needles: 4.5 mm [US 7].
Two , ½" (13 mm) buttons, scrap of orange and black felt, embroidery needle and matching thread, 16" (41 cm) circumference x 6" (15 cm) glass vase (optional).
GAUGE: 20 sts = 4"( 10 cm), 32 rows = 4" (10 cm) in Rib Stitch. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.
(4 Medium)RED HEART® Super Saver®, Art. E300 available in solid color 7 oz (198 g), 364 yd (333 m); multicolor, heather, and print 5 oz (141 g), 244 yd (223 m), flecks 5 oz (141 g), 260 yds (238 m) skeins.
Cast on 52 sts, leaving a long end for sewing. Join, being careful that sts are not twisted, and begin working in the round. Place marker for beginning of round.
Round 1 (Right side): (K2, P2) around.
Repeat Round 1 for pattern until piece measures approximately 5" from cast on edge.
Bind off all sts in pattern.
Cut one triangle nose piece out of orange felt. Cut 5, ¼" (6 mm) squares out of black felt.
Thread embroidery needle with matching thread. Using photo as a guide, sew buttons to Cozy for eyes, sew triangle nose piece to Cozy for nose, and sew square mouth pieces to Cozy for mouth.
K = knit; mm = millimeter; P = purl; st(s) = stitch(es).
If you'd like to see more holiday patterns, take a look at the new "Have a Red Heart Holiday: 20 Knit & Crochet Gifts and Decorating Ideas" eBook from Red Heart Yarn.