Bees are beautiful by Claire Garland

Bees are beautiful

Knitting
September 2021
yarn held together
Lace
+ Aran
+ DK
= DK (11 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 16 rows = 2 inches
in stockinette
US 4 - 3.5 mm
50 - 60 yards (46 - 55 m)
finished size 3 inches long
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A Bee
Because bees are beautiful.
And this is a quick pattern as homage to them.

Please try and use similar yarn (I’ve added a link to a yarn sub account if you can’t get hold of the brand I recommended) - I only say that because I chose the yarn for the best fluffy, furry effect I could find (unless you choose to knit with faux fur of course - now would be a thing!)

I’ve also added a link to those oval eyes and to which wire I used for the legs…

And that’s it really - except to say that I’m so impressed with how knitting with kid-silk looks like ethereal wings!