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Beverage Cosy Knitting Patterns

by | Oct 24, 2015 | Cosies, Decor, Featured, Gifts to Knit, Oddball / Remnant / Stash

Beverage Cozy / Cosy Knitting Patterns for coffee, tea, and more

Do you spell the covering for a mug or teapot a Cozy? Cosy? Cozie? Cosie? Coozie? Or do you just avoid the dilemma by calling it a sleeve or a mug hug as some of these knitters do? Whatever you want to call them, we have a knitting pattern for you to use to keep your drink hot or cold and comfy to hold. They make great gifts too for the coffee or tea lover in your life!

Free Knitting Patterns

Free Knitting Pattern for Unicorn Drink Cozy

Unicorn Drink Cozy

Turn any drink into a unicorn with this easy pattern that’s also a great stash buster. Designed by Kristen McDonnell

Free Knitting Pattern for Wake up and Smell the Coffee Cozy

Wake up and Smell the Coffee Cozy

Beverage cup cozy with coffee cup motifs in stranded colorwork. Designed by Mrs Luedeke

Free Knitting Pattern for Bishi Water Bottle Carrier

Bishi Water Bottle Carrier

Mesh container carrier with 2 options for strap – garter stitch or stockinette ties. The project can be knit in a couple of hours and requires less than a ball of worsted yarn according to the designer Georgie Hallam.

Free Knitting Pattern for Wine Glass Holder

Wine Glass Holder

This portable glass cozy keeps your hands free for knitting while enjoying your drink or lets you be the life of the party without needing to stay near a table. Seed stitch with buttons. Designed by Claudia Olson. Pictured projects by jillgerbil and DuckDuckKnitDuck/

Free Knitting Pattern for Bow Cup Cozy, Bracelet, and Headband

Free Knitting Pattern for Bow Cup Cozy, Bracelet, and Headband

Bow Cup Cozy, Bracelet, and Headband

The Dolores seed stitch bow is an easy pattern. Although technically the bracelet instructions are different, I like the idea of wearing your cup cozy on your wrist as a cuff and then taking it off to slip on your cup. Designed by Jessica Wirthig

Free Knitting Pattern for Lacy Cup Cozy

Lacy Cup Cozy

Easy lace sleeves designed by Cassandra Bibler for Red Heart.

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Free Knitting Pattern for Crown Cup Cozy

Crown Cup Cozy

This cozy is knit sideways with increases and decreases to form the points. This pattern is rated easy by the designer and Ravelrers. Designed by Susan Cornish

Hug Me Mug Cozy Free Knitting Pattern and cosy / cozy knitting patterns

Hug Me Mug Cozy

Yarnspirations designed this adorable cozy. See below for a Santa version.

Fairy Cup Cozie Free Knitting Pattern and more cosy / cozy knitting patterns

Fairy Cup Cozie

Margaret Bloom’s cozie features a cute little pocket for tiny toys, treats, or anything else you can think of. Sized for 8 oz. mason jars.

Owl Cup Cozie Free Pattern

Wide awake owls keep your cup warm and your hands cool. This cable pattern could easily be adapted to decorate blankets, cardigans, and pillows.

Free knitting pattern Beer Mitt Cozy and more beverage cozy knitting patterns

Beer Mitt

Toby Roxane Barna designed this fun, practical cozy mitten perfect for drinking beverages at outdoor events.The pattern is written for three sizes: small (a “rootbeer mitt,” to fit a child’s hand), medium (to fit a typical lady-paw) and large (to fit a gnarly man-hand).

Wine Bottle Cozy Free Knitting Pattern and more cosy knitting patterns

Wooly Wine Bottle Cozy

And for those who aren’t in the mood for coffee or tea…The perfect way to dress up a gift!

Cable Cup Cosy Free Knitting Pattern and more cosy knitting patterns

Cuter than Caribou Coffee Sleeve

Aimee Powers designed this easy coffee cosy.

Patty Moss Stitch Mug Cosy / Cozy Free Knitting pattern and more cosy / cozy knitting patterns


Jenny Raymond’s mug cozy / cosy features a moss stitch pattern and a cute button closure.

Santa's Mug Cozy Free Knitting Pattern and more cosy knitting patterns

Santa’s Mug Cozy

Designed by Yarnspirations.

Cup Pocket

Patterns for cute cup pocket you can add to sweaters or cosies!

Argyle Coffee Cosy Knitting Pattern and more cosy knitting patterns

Junkies Java Jerkin

This argyle coffee cup cozy / cosy by Marjorie Walter lets you enjoy your favorite hot drink in style. The S/M size fits most 8- and 12-oz. cups; the M/L size works best for 16-oz. and larger cups.

XOXO Coffee Sleeve Free Knitting Pattern and more cosy / cozy knitting patterns

XOXO Coffee Sleeve

Laura’s design features a cable pattern of XOXO so you can serve your coffee with hugs and kisses.

Tea Toting Owl free knitting pattern for Tea Wallet and more owl knitting patterns

Tea Toting Owl Tea Wallet

Tea toting owl free knitting pattern – this cute owl holds your tea bags when you travel. Great for stash and remnant yarn!

Tea Bag Wallets Free Knitting Pattern and more tea time knitting patterns

Tea Wallets

Peg of Tilling designed this quick project that is great for stash yarn and fast gifts.

Patterns for Purchase

Knitting Pattern for Cuppa Cozy

Cuppa Cozy

The unique cabled letters spell out “coffee” and “tea” in cursive in these statement cup cosies. Knit with 50 (55) yds sport-weight yarn. Fastened with ties to adapt to different sized mugs,

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Knitting Pattern Set for 8 Cup Cuddler Cozies

Knitting Patterns for 8 Cup Cuddlers

8 Cup Cuddler Cozies Sets

Two different sets of 8 different Cup Cuddler patterns. Set 1 at top from left to right starting with the one on the cup in the picture, including: Lattice, Jamocha, Traveling Vine “Citrus Mint”, Bamboo “Chai”, Goji, Bitty Braids “Clover”, Verona, and Herringbone. Set 2 at bottom  from left to right starting with the one on the cup in the picture, including: “Oasis” Butterfly, “Yukon” Tunisian, “Kitamu” Pearl Brioche, Sumatra, Flora, “Chiapas” Spiral, Estima, and African Solstace.

Knitting Pattern for Star Wars Mug Cozy

Princess Leia Mug Cozy

Star Wars inspired mug cozy. Also available as kit. The finished product uses about 10g of double knit yarn and measures about 8.5 cm high and 26cm round to fit a standard size mug. Eye detail is added by embroidery or dimensional fabric paint.

Knitting Pattern for Wine Goblet Cuddler

Wine Goblet Cuddler

This glass cozy is a “reversible” pattern and will fit wine glasses of several different shapes and sizes because the spiral ribbing draws inward causing the cozy to hug most forms. Although designed with the holiday in mind you could easily customize for other celebrations with different colors.

Knitting Pattern of Mason Jar Sweater

Mason Jar Sweater

Wide mouth cozy with pocket. Makes a great quick gift.

Knitting Pattern Set for Pawprint, Bunny, and Snowflake Cup Cozies

Pawprint, Bunny, and Snowflake Cup Cozies

Includes instructions for all three cozies

Knitting Patterns for Sheep Cozy Set

Sheep Cozy Set

Pattern set includes Sheep themed Tea Cosy, Mug Cosy, Cup/Can Cosy and Egg Cosy.

Joe's Coffee Cosy Knitting Pattern for French Press and more cozy / cosy knitting patterns

Joe’s Coffee Cosy

This cabled coffee cosy (to fit a four-cup French press) fastens with loops and knotted cords for easy on and off.

And for those of you who prefer your mugs sleeveless….

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