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14 Ways to Make a DIY Coffee Sleeve

If you love coffee or another warm beverage during colder weather, make a DIY coffee sleeve! These 14 ideas make great gifts.

14 DIY Coffee Sleeves to MakeIt’s fall, and it’s the time of year that I love a warm drink. Let’s face it, I love coffee any time of year, but it’s especially delicious during the fall and winter when it’s cool outside.

For those of you who aren’t sure if I’m a total nerd, I’ll let you know that I am by revealing that I keep a coffee sleeve in my purse. And I like to have a collection of them that depends on my mood. So the easiest way to do that is to make them myself!

I think everyone should make a drink sleeve, and that includes you. For 14 DIY coffee sleeve ideas, scroll down!

Make a DIY Coffee Sleeve

Make a DIY Coffee Sleeve

No Knit

This project gives you two options for making a sleeve from a sweater, and one is no-sew.

Get the how-to at Nestling Designs


Fabric Scraps

Use scraps from up to 12 different fabrics to make this whimsical cozy.

See how it was made at Skip to My Lou


Monkey Fun

If you love sock monkeys as much as I do, then this pattern is a must do.

Get the pattern at Ravelry


Upcycled Sweater

Turn an old sweater into a coffee sleeve wth some simple sewing.

Learn more about the project at Paper Scissors SuperHeroes


Get Wild

If you want people to notice your sleeve, make it out of felt, in a raccoon shape and in bold colors.

Find out how to do it at Prudent Baby


Little Pockets

These cozys are more awesome than a regular knitted cozy becuase of the addition of a storage pocket.

Get the pattern at Simply Notable


Crocheted Pumpkin

If you are a fan of pumpkin spiced lattes, this is the perfect sleeve for you.

Get the pattern at Clairebellamakes


Gentleman’s Leather

Leather makes a perfect insulated sleeve that guys will love.

Get the how-to at Design Sponge


Monogrammed Wrap

With some basic sewing skills, you can make this coffee sleeve – I especially love the bias tape on the top and bottom.

Find the step-by-step at Merriment Design


Single Sock

Did the dryer eat your laundry again? Turn a sock into a coffee cozy in a few simple steps.

Find out how at Lilyshop


Wool Embroidery

Cut a piece of felt and have the kids embroider for a perfect gift for dad.

Get the instructions at That Artist Woman


School Theme

This pencil sleeve is totally amazing and perfect for the teacher in your life.

Find out how at Crafty Staci


Knitted Sling

Hold your coffee without actually having to touch the hot cup.

Find the pattern at Knitty

Would you ever try a DIY coffee sleeve project? I’d love to know in the comments!

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