I have the winter blahs already and needed to add some fun and bright colors around me to keep me smiling, so I decided to crochet up some colorful accessories for my desk. And guess what … they did the trick! I just used up some scrap yarn I had lying around and used it to crochet some cozies for the mason jars I use to hold my pens and pencils. I think this can hold me over ’til Spring. And of course, I jotted down the crochet mason jar cozy pattern in case you wanted to make some too …
Crochet Mason Jar Cozy Pattern
Here’s what you will need:
- pint size mason jar
- worsted weight yarn from your stash
- H hook
- tapestry needle
Striped Mason Jar Cozy
Note: Change colors after each round or as to achieve your desired look.
Ch 36 (or number needed to go around your jar).
Row 1: Work 1 sc in 2nd chain from hook and each ch across, turn — 35 sts.
Row 2: Ch 1 (does not count as st), work 1 sc in each ch across, turn — 35 sts.
Rows 3 through 17: Rep Row 2 through Row 17 or until piece is tall enough to cover the height of the jar.
Row 18: Ch 1, work 1 rev sc in each stitch back across row just worked — 35 sts.
Fasten off leaving a tail of about 10 in. Using a tapestry needle and the tail, sew pieces around mason jar. Weave in ends.
Make a magic ring.
Round 1: Ch 1, *work 1 sc in ring, ch 3, repeat from * 4 more times, join — 5 ch-3 loop petals.
Fasten off leaving a long enough tail to sew flower to mason jar cover.
Sampler Mason Jar Cozy
To make the sampler cover, I started with the same number of foundation chains as the striped cover pattern above and worked the first row the same as well. Then the fun begins …
Pull out your stitch dictionary and start picking some fun stitches to work up the rest. This is a great opportunity to learn some new stitches or practice some others that you are trying to perfect.