1 skein sportweight yarn in Main Color (MC)
Small amounts of yarn in Contrasting Colors (CC)
US6 (4 mm) needles
G/6 (4mm) crochet hook
11" (27.9 cm) around, 11.5" (29.2 cm) tall
Follow knitty.com's original Wine Cozy pattern, making the following changes.
CO 51 stitches, instead of 42.
When you've completed approximately 1.5" to 2" (3.8 cm to 5.1 cm) of stockinette stitch, begin working the chart of your choosing. (The author uses the smaller, more basic charts.)
Hardhad_cat's tutorial was taken with permission from Harry Potter Crafts on Yahoo! Groups.