Loops & Threads® Impeccable™ Snowman Bottle Toppers (Knit)
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Loops & Threads® Impeccable™ Snowman Bottle Toppers (Knit)

Top off a wine bottle with this knit snowman bottle topper. Give it as a gift during the holiday season!

Craft Time: varies
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Material List

  • Loops & Threads® Impeccable™ (Solids 4.5 oz. / 128 ga.) Yarn – White (MC; 1 Ball) and Kelly Green (Contrast A; 1 Ball)
  • Double-pointed Knitting Needles (Set of 4), Size U.S. 6 (4mm) or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
  • Stuffing
  • Felt – Black and Orange
  • Wiggle Eyes
  • Craft Glue
  • Scissors
 

Project Instructions

Snowman Bottle Topper (knit)

Measurement: Approx 4" (10cm) tall.

Gauge: 20 sts and 26 rows = 4" (10cm) in stocking st.

Abbreviations
Alt =Alternate(ing).
Approx =Approximately.
Beg =Beginning.
Inc(s) = Increase1 stitch by knitting
Into front and back of next stitch.
K = Knit.
K2tog =Knit next 2 stitches
together.
M1 = Make 1 stitch by picking up
Horizontal loop lying before next
Stitch and knitting into back of loop.
P = Purl.
Rem =Remaining.
Rep(s) =Repeat(s)
Rnd(s) =Round(s)
RS = Right

Instructions

With MC, cast on 16 sts. Divide sts onto 3 needles, placing marker on first st for beg
of rnd.

1st rnd: Knit.

2nd rnd: *K1. Inc 1 st in next st. Rep from * around. 24 sts. Knit 12 rnds even.

Shape head: 1st rnd: *K2tog. Rep from * around. 12 sts.

2nd rnd: As 1st rnd. 6 sts.

3rd rnd: *Inc 1 st in next st. Rep from * around. 12 sts.

4th rnd: *K1. Inc 1 st in next st. Rep from * around. 18 sts. Knit 5 rnds even. Stuff Head.

Next rnd: *K1. K2tog. Rep from * around. 12 sts.

Next rnd: Knit.

Next rnd: *K2tog. Rep from * around. 6 sts. Break yarn, leaving a long end. Thread end through rem sts and fasten securely.

Scarf

With A and pair of double-pointed needles, cast on 4 sts. Work in garter st until Scarf when slightly stretched, measures 10" (25.5cm). Cast off.

Finishing

Glue on wiggle eyes. Cut out 2 circles ¼" (.5cm) in diameter for buttons. Glue on "buttons".

Cut out small triangle ½" (1cm) long for nose. Glue on nose.