Let's Knit Flying Bee Print Baby Sweater
Are you a mom or mom-to-be looking for a fun and unique knitting project? How about knitting a cute flying bee print baby sweater?
What You'll Need:
- 3 skeins of soft baby yarn in yellow
- 1 skein of black yarn for the bee print
- Knitting needles in size 4mm and 5mm
- Bee print chart (you can find one online or draw your own)
- Tapestry needle
Knitting the Sweater:
First, cast on 60 stitches using the 4mm needles. Work in a rib stitch (knit 1, purl 1) for 2 inches.Switch to the 5mm needles and knit in stockinette stitch (knit one row, purl one row) until the sweater
measures 10 inches from the cast on edge.
Next, it's time to add the bee print! Follow the bee print chart and use the intarsia technique to knit the black bee on a yellow background.Once the bee print is complete, continue knitting in stockinette stitch until the sweater measures 12 inches from the cast on edge.Finish the sweater by working in a rib stitch (knit 1, purl 1) for another 2 inches. Bind off and weave in any loose ends.
Knitting a flying bee print baby sweater
is a fun and rewarding project that will delight any baby or toddler. Plus, it's a great way to practice your knitting skills and create a one-of-a-kind item that will be cherished for years to come.Happy knitting!