Gay Beer Can Cozies
Skills Needed: Double knitting in the round. Two-pattern double knitting for pattern #2. Magic loop (Optional).
Finished Size: 12 oz (355ml) can
• Lion Brand Yarn 24-7 Cotton Yarn
1 skein in Lemon (Color A) and 1 skein in Navy (Color B)
Alternative suggestion: Aqua (Color A) and Charcoal (Color B)
25 yards / 23m (0.5 oz / 15g) each color for one pattern, 50 yards / 46m (1 oz / 30g) each for both patterns.
• 1 set of US #3 (3.25mm) circular needles (14” or longer for magic loop), or size to obtain gauge
• Stitch marker
• Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
• Crochet hook F-5 (3.75mm) for troubleshooting (Optional)
18 sts and 26 rows per 4” (10cm) in double knitting stockinette stitch worked in the round
The HRC Motif Beer Can Cozy is knitted in standard double knitting. The GAYGAYGAY Beer Can Cozy is knitted in two-pattern double knitting. Two-pattern double knitting is a technique to make asymmetric designs truly reversible, making alphabets legible on the reverse side.