Introduction: Bumble Bee Crochet Snuggle Snack

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Kids are buzzing about our new Bumble Bee Snuggle Sack! Crocheted using Bernat Blanket and Blanket Brights, this sweet-as-honey project will be a hit at the next sleepover.

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Step 1: Supplies, Measurements and Abbreviations

Picture of Supplies, Measurements and Abbreviations

MEASUREMENTS

Approx 52" circumference, excluding wings x 60" long.

GAUGES

7 sc and 8 rows = 4" with larger hook. 10 sc and 10 rows = 4" with smaller hook.

Supplies and Tools

· Bernat® Blanket Brights™ (10.5 oz/300 g; 220 yds/201 m)

· 3 balls Contrast A School Bus Yellow or 560 yds/512 m

· Bernat® Blanket™ (10.5 oz/300 g; 220 yds/201 m)

· 3 balls Contrast B Coal or 625 yds/572 m

· Bernat® Blanket™ (5.3 oz/150 g; 108 yds/98 m)

· 1 ball Contrast C Vintage White or 49 yds/43 m

· Sizes U.S. K/10½ (6.5 mm) and U.S. L/11 (8 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.

Abbreviations

Approx = Approximate(ly) Beg = Begin(ning) Ch = Chain(s) Cont = Continue(ity) Dc = Double crochet Hdc = Half double crochet Rem = Remaining Rep = Repeat Rnd(s) = Round(s) Sc = Single crochet Sc2tog = Draw up a loop in each of next 2 stitches. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook. Sl st = Slip stitch St(s) = Stitch(es) Tog = Together Yoh = Yarn over hook

Step 2: Bumblebee Body

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BODY

· First ring: With larger hook and B, ch 2.

· Rnd 1: 4 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.

· Rnds 2 and 3: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.

· Rnd 4: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. 2 sc in next sc. Join with sl st to first sc. Join with sl st to first sc. 6 sc.

· Rnd 5: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in next sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 9 sc.

· Rnd 6: Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sc.

· Rnds 7 and 8: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 32 sc.

· Rnd 9: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 40 sc.

· Rnd 10: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 48 sc.

· Rnd 11: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 5 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 5 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 56 sc.

· Rnd 12: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 scin each of next 6 sc. * 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 6 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 64 sc. Cont even in sc until work from beg measures 12".

· Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. 48 sc. Break B. Join A.

· Second ring: Next rnd: With A, ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. 64 sc.

· Next rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 7 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 7 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 72 sc.

· Next rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 8 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 8 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 80 sc. Cont even in sc until work from last color change measures 12".

· Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. 60 sc. Break A. Join B.

· Third ring: Next rnd: With B, ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. 80 sc.

· Next rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 9 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 9 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 88 sc.

· Next rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 10 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 10 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 96 sc.

· Next rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 11 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 11 sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 104 sc. Cont even in sc until work from last color change measures 12".

· Next rnd: Ch 1. Beg with first sc. *Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. 78 sc. Break B. Join A.

· Fourth ring: **Next rnd: With A, ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. 104 sc.

· Next rnd: Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in each of next 12 sc. *2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 12 sc. Rep from * around. 112 sc. Cont even in sc until work from last color change measures 12".

· Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 12 sc. Rep from * around. 104 sc.**

· Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. 78 sc. Break A. Join B.

· Fifth ring: Rep from ** to ** as given for Fourth ring, substituting B for A. Fasten off.

Step 3: Small Wings

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Small Wings (make 2)

***With smaller hook and C, ch 10.

· Rnd 1: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each of next 2 ch. 1 hdc in each of next 3 ch. 1 dc in each of next 2 ch. 7 dc in last ch. Working across opposite side of foundation

· chain, 1 dc in each of next 2 ch. 1 hdc in each of next 3 ch. 1 sc in each of next 2 ch. 2 sc in last ch. Join with sl st to first sc.

· Rnd 2: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. (3 dc in next dc. 1 dc in next dc) 3 times. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc. 1 hdc in

· each of next 3 hdc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 3 sc in last sc. Join with sl st to first sc.

· Rnd 3: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 dc in each of next 4 dc. (3 dc in next dc. 1 dc in next dc) 5 times. 1 dc in each of next 3 dc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. 3 sc in next sc. 2 sc in next sc. Join with sl st to first sc.

· Rnd 4: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 dc in each of next 5 dc. (3 dc in next dc. 1 dc in each of next 3 dc) 5 times. 1 dc in each of next 2 dc.

· 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc. (2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc) 3 times. 2 sc in last sc. *** Join A with sl st to first sc.

· Rnd 5: With A, ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 4 sts. 2 sc in next st. 1 sc ineach of next 5 sts. 2 sc in next st. Rep from * to last st. 1 sc in last st. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.

Step 4: Large Wings

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Large Wings (make 2)

Work from *** to *** as given for Small Wings. Join with sl st to first sc.

· Rnd 5: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 dc in each of next 6 dc. (3 dc in next dc. 1 dc in each of next 5 dc) 5 times. 1 dc in next dc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. (2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc twice. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. (2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in next sc twice. Join with sl st to first sc.

· Rnd 6: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 dc in each of next 7 dc. (3 dc in next dc. 1 dc in each of next 7 dc) 5 times. 1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. 1 sc in each of next 5 sts. (2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc) twice. 1 sc in next sc. (2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc) twice. Join A with sl st to first sc.

· Rnd 7: With A, ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 4 sts. 2 sc in next st. *1 sc in each of next 7 sts. 2 sc in next st. Rep from * to last 2 sts. 1 sc in each of last 2 sts. Join with sl st to

· first sc. Fasten off.

FINISHING

Sew Wings to Body as seen in

picture.

Comments

GeekCrafterGirlz432 (author)2016-09-28

Plz a little easier!!!

parisusa (author)2016-08-18

So sweet!

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