24 oz Bottle Sweater by Lynn Venghaus

24 oz Bottle Sweater

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Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5 stitches and 8 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
95 - 100 yards (87 - 91 m)
24 oz plastic drink bottle
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It seemed my Pepsi was getting warm too fast and I wanted an insulator for my 24 oz bottle. Couldn’t find one anywhere so decided to knit one! Seems now that all my friends and family want them so I decided to write out the pattern and make it available to everyone.

I make these using the Magic Loop on 36” size 4 circular needles so there are no seams. The pattern incorporates five cables separated by a simple two stitch rib which gives it the appearance of a sweater. It takes me about an 1-1/4 hours to knit each one.

This is a great way to use up those bits of wool left over from other projects!