Broomstick Lace Cup Cozy

Fooling around making cozies I came up with this broomstick lace one.

Yarn: Aunt Lydia’s Crochet Thread Size 10

Gauge: not essential (but make sure it fits the cup at the bottom)

Hook: Crochet hook size 1.15mm steel, Knitting needle or object used for broomstick 11.50mm

I’m going to assume you are familiar with broomstick lace. If, however, you need a refresher or would like an easy tutorial I recommend this one.

Row 1: Ch 61 loosely, Sc in 2nd ch from hook working one Sc in every Ch across. 60Sc

Row 2: Pull up loops placing them on your dowel till you have 60 loops. On return pass, remember not to turn, insert hook through 5 loops, Ch 1 to lock, Sc 5 times in your new group. Remainder groups will be 5 Sc per 5 loops. The Ch 1 is only used on the 1st grouping made to lock it in place. 12 groups in all.

Row 3: repeat row 2

Row 4: On your return pass made 6 Sc per 5 loops, for the next 5 groups. This will increase your total Sc to 65.

Row 5 and 6: Repeat row 2 – 13 groups

Finish: Sc your seam together and bind off.

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About Marcia Young

I’m the wife of an active duty Army NCO and the mother of one, home schooled, special needs child. I have won several people’s choice awards for my fanfiction under the moniker MLMonty. All of my current published works can be found via Smashwords and other retailers under my nom de plume Marcia Young. I am currently open to finding a new literary agent and publisher.
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