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Mug Sweater

Knit a mug sweater to keep your tea warm and cozy! The pattern includes instructions for a small pocket and tiny mittens in a contrast color. Sew a tiny hook onto the mittens so that the sweaters arms can be posed in any position! This little sweater is quick to work up and makes a wonderful gift.

Finished Measurements

Diameter: 8.5 cm (3.5")
Height: 9.5 cm (3.75")

The sweater will fit on a standard size mug, the same as a Starbucks tall size


Body: 46 m (50 yards) of DK yarn, main color [color A] Mittens: 9 m (10 yards) of DK yarn, alternate color [color B]

Suggested Yarn: Rowan Pure Wool DK, Debbie Bliss Cashmerino DK, Sirdar Sublime DK, Cascade 220 Sport

4 mm (UK8, US6) straight needles
5 mm (UK6, US8) crochet hook
Or size needed to obtain gauge.
Large-eyed blunt-tipped sewing needle
2 small hooks


22 sts and 30 rows = 10 cm (4")