I have this book of patterns for knitted tea cozies–they're just adorable, but I don't drink pots of tea, and when I asked Carla, my only reliably tea-drinking friend, if she needed a tea cosy she said oh, I just warm up cups of water in the microwave anymore.
You will have a cosy and like it! And thus was born:
Look, it slips right over the handle!
This is the book:
The one on the cover is the least cute of the product cuteness, though the only objection I really have is the combination of red and turquoise–it's not wrong, exactly, but it's not quite right either.