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October 22, 2017

ZigZag Mug Hug and Jar Hug Gift Set

ZigZag Mug Hug and Jar Hug Gift Set

Zig Zag Mug Hug and jar Hug gift set is a new Pattern by Kristen Mangus. Video Tutorial and full pattern here!


I have more Hugs & Cozies as well! (Read more about the wonderful Christmas pattern collection HERE!)  The Mug Hug and Jar Hug Gift Set pattern represents the holiday spirit of giving because the jar hug allows you to personalize the gift for the recipient. Check out the Peppermint Mug and Jar Hug as well as the Santa and Snowflake patterns there, too!


zigzag mug hug and jar hug gift set

MATERIALS

Contrast A Bernat Handicrafter Holidays (80g / 2.8 oz, 126 m / 138 yards) Red Sparkle

Contrast B Bernat Handicrafter Holidays (80g / 2.8 oz, 126 m / 138 yards) White Sparkle

 

Needles US 7 (4.5 mm)

Two buttons (for Jar Hug)

 

ABBREVIATIONS

www.yarnspirations.com/abbreviations

Approx = Approximate(ly)

K = Knit

K1below = Knit into next stitch 1 row below, at same time, slipping off stitch above

Rep = Repeat
RS = Right side
St(s) = Stitch(es)

WS = Wrong side

 

SKILL LEVEL Easy

 

MEASUREMENTS Mug Hug: 2.5” (6.5 cm) x 9” (23 cm), Jar Hug: 4” (10 cm) x 9.5” (24 cm) (Fits standard pint size jar.)

 

GAUGE 3.5 sts x 8 rows in 1” of tweed pattern

 

INSTRUCTIONS

 

Mug Hug

With A cast on 9 sts.

 

1st row: (WS). With A knit.

2nd row: With B K1. *K1below. K1. Rep from * to end of row.

3rd row: With B same as 1st row.

4th row: With A same as 2nd row.

 

Rep these 4 rows for 9” (23 cm)

 

5th row: With B knit.

Cast off knitwise (WS) leaving a long yarn tail. Sew cast on to cast off edges using yarn tail.

 

zigzag mug hug and jar hug gift set

Jar Hug

With A cast on 15 sts.

 

1st row: (WS). With A knit.

2nd row: With B K1. *K1below. K1. Rep from * to end of row.

3rd row: With B same as 1st row.

4th row: With A same as 2nd row.

 

Rep these 4 rows until piece measures 9” (23 cm).

 

5th row: Holding both colors together K2. Cast off 4. K3. Cast off 4. K2.

6th row: K2. Cast on 4. K3. Cast on 4. K2.

 

Cast off. Sew two buttons onto cast on edge.

 

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Kristen Mangus
About Kristen Mangus
Kristen is a multi-talented entrepreneur with a heart as big as Texas. She is the Owner, Host and Creative Director of GoodKnit Kisses. GoodKnit Kisses is a company positioned to inspire, encourage and empower people through education and design. She’s built a large and loyal on-line community of followers by sharing her personal passion for knitting and all things creative through YouTube video tutorials, Facebook live broadcasts, blogs and patterns. Her vision is to leave an inspired crafting world for future generations that continues to teach and reach others. She and her husband, John, have three amazing kids.

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