wc1wine cozy

Wine Glass Cozy/Sling


          MATERIALS:
Leftover bits of fingering weight yarn
Size 2.5 mm (1 US) double pointed needles
Darning needle

SIZE: To fit wine glass 10.5 in diameter.

 GAUGE: 24 sts = 4 stockinette knitted in the round.
 

BEGIN PATTERN:

 Cast on 60 sts loosely, arrange to work in the round being careful not to twist the stitches.

 Rnds 1 -12: knit.

Rnd 13: (k2tog, yo) around.

Rnd 14-25: knit.

 With spare needle pick up cast on round, fold work with wrong sides facing. Holding needles parallel and knit together one stitch from each needle all the way around. This fastens the picot hem.

 Rnds 26-50: knit.

 Work back and forth in rows instead of in the round from this point forward.

Rnd 51: 1st Decrease: (RS) k4, k2tog, (k10, k2tog) 4x, knit to end. (55 sts)

Rnd 52: (WS) k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 53: knit.

Rnd 54: k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 55: 2nd Dec: k6, k2tog, (k5, k2tog) 2x, (k3, k2tog) 6x, knit to end. (46 sts)
Rnd 56:
k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 57: knit.

Rnd 58: k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 59: 3rd Dec: k6, k2tog, (k3, k2tog) 7x, knit to end. (38 sts)

Rnd 60: k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 61: knit.

Rnd 62: k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 63: 4th Dec: k5, k2tog, (k2, k2tog) 7x, knit to end. (30 sts)

Rnd 64: k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 65: knit.

Rnd 66: k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 67: 5th Dec: k6, k2tog, k4, k2tog, k3, k2tog, k4, k2tog, knit to end. (26 sts)

Rnd 68: k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

Rnd 69: 6th Dec: (k3, k2tog) 4x, k1, k2tog, knit to end. (21 sts)

Rnd 70: k3, purl to last 3 sts, k3.

 Cast off, darn in ends.