It’s sweater weather! Give your teapot a cozy layer AND the all the warm feels with this Boyfriend Sweater Tea Cozy. Knit this quick-knit stash-buster for the perfect Christmas gift.
Boyfriend Sweater Tea Cozy Knitting Pattern
Yarn: Reynold’s Yarn Lopi (100% pure new wool; 100g/109 yds): 15 grams, Light gray
Needles: 15 US (10mm) 18″ circular needles
Notions: tapestry needle, fraternity pin(s) (option)
Join to knit in round
Round 1-4: *(k2, p2)
Next round, place 20 stitches on stitch holder. Knit the live 20 stitches flat in stockinette stitch (k right side, p wrong side) for 9 rows. Break yarn. Place those stitches on stitch holder. Now knit the remaining 20 stitches flat in stockinette stitch (k right side, p wrong side) for 9 rows. You should have two stockinette panels – think of them as the front and back of the Boyfriend Sweater, with armholes on each side.
Place all stitches on needles to knit in round.
Round 14-16: *(k2, p2)
BO in pattern. Break yarn and weave in ends.
Add fraternity pins to give your tea pot tons of girlfriend cred.