Swagger Sweaters, Swagger Hat, and Snowflake Coozie

Designer Holly Priestley

Finished Size Beer Bottle Sweater: 6 1/4" circumference; Wine Bottle Sweater: 9 1/4" circumference; Bottle Hat: 2 1/4" circumfer­ence; Coozie: 6 3/4" circumference.

Yarn Knit Picks Swish DK (100% superwash merino; 123 yd [112 m]/1 3/4 oz [50 g]): white (A), twilight (B), eggplant (C), hollyberry (D), and forest heather (E), 1 ball each. Yarn distributed by Crafts Americana.

Needles Size 6 (4 mm): set of double-point­ed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holders; tapes­try needle.

Gauge 24 sts and 33 rnds = 4" in St st.

Knit a set of Swagger Sweaters for your friends this year—they make great hostess gifts. The sweaters are knitted in the round from the top down, and designed to fit a 6½"(16.5 cm) beer bottle and a 10" (25.5 cm) wine bottle. The accompanying Snowflake Coozie and Swagger Hat are worked from the bottom up.

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