Friday, March 5, 2021


I had a request from a honey maker for some decorations for a farmer's market table. This is the first of the bees. As I went hunting for bee patterns I was pleasantly suprised to discover one of my favorite Ami designers Aradiya Toys not only had a pattern but it was free and you can find it here.

I've been on a quest to use up yarn on hand where ever possible. The pattern calls for Ariadna KAJA yarn and a .85mm steel crochet thread hook and creates about a 5cm bee. I'd didn't know much about this yarn but in looking it up online it looks to be a crochet thread, based on the hook size that makes sense.

I wanted a slightly larger bee and where possible I've been trying to use yarn on hand. I had two choices of sports cotton but loooking at my colors on hand I went with Omega Sinfonia yellow and black. Having used this yarn and worked with patterns from this designer before I chose a b hook and I liked the look of the finished bee.


Kimberly said...

All these cute crochet projects make me wish I knew how to crochet too :)
Such a cute bee. I'm sure the farmer's table looked real pretty with these!
Thanks for sharing at our #HomeMattersParty

Jayne said...

What an adorable bee! I love that this was used on a farmer's market store.

Thanks so much for sharing with #MMBC.

Sum of their Stories said...

Awh, that's super cute!

Dee | said...

Look at that lil bee :) Thanks so much for linking up with me at A Themed Linkup 48 for Crafts and DIY.

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