So here we are.....
The cherry bun Tea Cosy has been (lovingly) knitted in Rowan Cashsoft Aran and Debbie Bliss Cashmerino (merino/cashmere) and beads sewn on to represent sprinkles. It's a made-up pattern; (I wonder if regular blog readers are noticing a theme with me) - I'm as much make-it -up-as-I go as make -do-and -mend.
The body of the tea cosy was worked in two pieces; each side is 53 sts and worked in K2 P2 rib with a bit of shaping at the top.
Also, the tea-lovers at Teapigs have sent me a selection of teas to try this week.
I love their packaging and little biodegradeable gauze tea temples that give the leaves room to
Teapigs have some great 'Cheeky Deals' on too, where you can buy packs together and make a big saving. I think they'd be great in (dare I mention it) Christmas hampers for foodies along with a homemade cake and some chutney...I will include some Teapigs tea for the winner to try as well.
So, if you want to own this Tea Cosy to keep your Real Tea warm, all you have to do before Tuesday 13th Sept at 12 midnight, is;
- please add yourself as a follower of my blog
- peruse the lovely Teapigs website and please mention my blog if you place an order
- leave me a comment so I can enter you in the draw