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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

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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

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Monkey Fun

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

Get the pattern at Ravelry

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Upcycled Sweater

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

Learn more about the project at Paper Scissors SuperHeroes

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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

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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

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Crocheted Pumpkin

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

Get the pattern at Clairebellamakes

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Gentleman’s Leather

Leather makes a perfect insulated sleeve that guys will love.

Get the how-to at Design Sponge

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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

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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

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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

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School Theme

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

Find out how at Crafty Staci

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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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