Not your Pap’s beer cozy. For her!

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Beer. I come from the land of beer and football. PITTSBURGH! Anyway. I decided to make a beer cozy for the ladies who love beer and football just as much as the next yinzer ;). Some moms choose wine, us Pgh moms like our brews. I also have to give a shout out to my UNCLE Gary who grows his own hops and brews his own award winning beer(I kid you not). This was inspired by you uncle Gary!

Not your Pap’s beer cozy.
What you will need:
5.5 mm hook
3 colors of yarn (I used acrylic and cotton for the base)
Yarn needle

Stitches used:
Sc-single crochet
Shell- 3dc, ch2, 3dc in same sp
Slst- slip stitch
BLO- back loop only

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(Note the cotton base for optimal condensation absorption!)

Ch4, join with Slst to form ring.
1.)Ch1, Hdc12 in center. Slst to join
2.)Ch2, *hdc, 2 hdc in next sp, repeat from * around. Join with Slst end w/2sc
3.)Ch2′ *hdc in next 2sp, 2hdc. Repeat from * around. Join with Slst End with sc in last 2 sp
4.(Ch1, *sc in next 3, 2sc. repeat from * around Join with Slst end with sc in last 2sp
Switch color
5.)In BLO, ch3, skip 3 sp, *shell, skip 5 sp shell. Repeat from * around. End with sc in ch sp (5shells total)join
Switch color
6.)Ch3′ turn, 2dc in sc sp, *shell in sc sp, sc in ch2 sp of shell. Repeat from * til end! end with three dc, ch2. Join to turning ch
Switch color
7.)Ch1, turn, sc in ch2 sp, *shell in next sc sp, sc in ch2′ repeat til end.(previous st should be final dc of shell) Ending with join to ch1
Switch color.
Repeat row6
Switch color
Repeat row 7
Switch color
2X
Edging: switch to base color, sc evenly around. Be sure to put 2sc in each ch2 sp. join and fasten off. Weave in ends.

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For coaster pattern click here

And Remember to Please drink responsibly. Or not at all πŸ˜‰

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