My latest baby blanket pattern is here – Bee Happy Honeycomb Baby Blanket
The Bee Happy Honeycomb Baby Blanket makes a beautiful baby shower gift or birthday present to a beekeeper they would want to use for years and pass it down when time comes.
This beautiful bee blanket crochet pattern is the perfect summer project to make for a beekeeper or bee lover.
Made with bright happy shades of yellow and smiling bee appliques, it will brighten any nursery or room.
The pattern is easy to make and works up fast, you will crochet it in no time.
It is a modular pattern, meaning you can make it as big or small as you like by adding as many hexagons as you like.
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This pattern is suitable for advanced beginners who are comfortable reading a crochet pattern and are familiar with the basic stitches.
The hexagons used to create the honeycomb baby blanket as well as the bee applique use only basic stitches. Follow the links on each basic stitch for the tutorial that teaches you how to make them.
- single crochet stitch (sc)
- double crochet stitch (dc)
- slip stitch (sl st)
- magic ring
- chain (ch)
- increase (inc)
- decrease (dec)
The blanket is made out of solid hexagons joined with single crochet stitches which give the border a raised texture.
Using shades of warm yellows make this blanket look like a honeycomb.
The Modular Bee Applique Pattern
The blanket pattern includes the Bee Applique pattern
The smiling bee applique pattern is versatile and modular.
One pattern can create a multitude of different looking bees: some can face to the left, some to the right, even vertically with one wing on each side of the body.
When you purchase the Bee Happy Honeycomb Baby Blanket, you will receive the Modular Bee Applique Pattern for free.
This pattern creates a cot size blanket or a lapgan sized 115cm by 100cm (approximately 40in by 45in).
You can modify it to suit your needs by simply adding or taking away hexagons.
The Solid Hexagon Pattern
Learn how to crochet the solid hexagon pattern with my free, easy to follow, step by step tutorial HERE.
The tutorial will show you how to easily create a basic solid hexagon and how to make it as big as you like.
Gather your supplies and head over to my store for the pattern.
For the hexagons
- Chunky and double knit yarn in 3 shades of yellow.
For the bees
- Chunky yarn in black, yellow and white.
This is how your blanket should look like once finished. You can customize yours by adding more bees and changing the size of the blanket.
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