Amusing Egg Cozies
1 (50g) ball Patons Double Knitting in Orange Cream 254 (this will make 3 cozies). Oddments of Black, Pink, and Blue Double Knitting and oddments of felt for features.
Pair No. 9 Milward Disc needles.
Cast on 40 sts, knit 4 rows.
Starting with a K. row, work 12 rows stocking-stitch.
1st row–*K.5, K.2 tog., rep. from * to last 5 sts., K.5 (35 sts.).
2nd and every alternate row–P.
3rd row–*K.4, K.2 tog., rep. from * to last 5 sts., K.5 (30 sts.).
5th row–*K.3, K.2 tog., rep. from * to end (24 sts.).
7th row–*K.2, K.2 tog., rep. from * to end (18 sts.).
9th row–*K.1, K.2 tog., rep. from * to end (12 sts.).
Break yarn and thread through remaining sts., draw up tightly and fasten off securely. Join seam.
Features: Eyes: Black or Blue straight sts. forming a V; nose: Black satin stitch; mouth; Pink straight sts. Stick felt on for features as in photograph.
Make Black button-hole stitch loop on top of cozy.