Criss Cross Cable Egg

Dive Into Spring with the New Criss Cross Cable Egg Pattern

Spring’s arrival heralds a time for renewal and new beginnings, making it the perfect season to refresh your knitting queue. My latest creation, the Criss Cross Cable Egg Cozy, is the ideal project for those looking to enjoy a quick and delightful knitting “snack”. This pattern promises not only an afternoon filled with knitting joy but also a beautiful, finished product by dusk.

A Satisfying Afternoon Knit

Big, ambitious projects have their place, but there’s something uniquely satisfying about completing a project in just one sitting. The Criss Cross Cable Egg Cozy fits this niche perfectly, allowing knitters to cast on and bind off in an afternoon. It’s a fulfilling way to add a homemade touch to your springtime decor or to whip up a heartfelt gift.

Pattern Specifications

Skill Level: Beginner-Friendly
Yarn: I used Marianated Yarns Practicality for the teal and pink eggs and Marianated Yarns Quintessa Sparkle for the dark blue/rainbow egg. Both yarns add a special touch to the finished cozy, with textures and colors that bring the pattern to life.
Needles: US 1 / 2.25 mm DPNs or 32” / 81 cm circular needle or size needed to achieve gauge
Gauge: 18 sts and 23 rounds over 2”/ 5 cm in stockinette knitting in the round
Size: Fits a 3.5″ (9 cm) tall plastic Easter egg with negative ease
Techniques: The pattern introduces knitters to a fun criss cross cable motif with elongated stitches in contrasting colors, making for an engaging yet manageable project

Why You'll Love This Pattern

The Criss Cross Cable Egg Cozy is a celebration of spring, of new beginnings, and the joy of creating something beautiful with your own two hands. The pattern includes detailed instructions, making it accessible even to those new to knitting or working with cables. And for the seasoned knitter, it’s a delightful palate cleanser between larger projects.

Where to Find the Pattern

Ready to cast on? The Criss Cross Cable Egg Cozy pattern is available now on both Ravelry and Payhip. Whether you’re looking to add a touch of handmade charm to your Easter decor or searching for a quick and satisfying project, this pattern has got you covered.

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Marianated Yarns has put together special kits for this project. Available on her website, these kits include Quintessa Sparkle mini cakes and the plastic eggs too, ensuring you have everything you need to bring your egg cozies to life. It’s a fantastic way to support a talented dyer while ensuring your project turns out beautifully.

Don’t miss out on the joy of knitting this charming egg cozy. Visit Ravelry or Payhip to purchase your pattern today, and consider grabbing a kit from Marianated Yarns to make your project extra special.