Striped Mug Cozy by Alex DellAringa

Striped Mug Cozy

November 2020
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 8 rows = 4 inches
in 4x3 inches = 13 stitches and 8 rows of hdc
5.0 mm (H)
30 - 35 yards (27 - 32 m)
5 x 3 inches, when flat
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This pattern is available for free.

Practice your half-double crochet stitches and striping with this super easy mug cozy! Perfect for beginners, this mug cozy has simple stripes and uses only hdc stitches and chains.

The pattern features a photo and video tutorial. It’s available for free on my blog:


30 yards of Brava worsted (or your favorite worsted weight yarn) - I used Dove Heather and Marina
H 5.0 mm crochet hook
1 button (.75 - 1 inch diameter)
Tapestry Needle

This pattern is part of a 30-day series for new crocheters. Learn more here:

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