Snowy Bee Knit Cardigan [FREE Knitting Pattern]

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Look absolutely fantastic in this Snowy Bee Knit Cardigan. This wonderful knit cardigan features a unique beehive design. It is perfect for keeping warm on a chilly day while also making a fashion statement. The pattern is suitable for intermediate knitters, and with the right materials and a bit of time and patience, you can create your own one-of-a-kind Snowy Bee Knit Cardigan to wear and enjoy.

You can get the pattern for this beautiful garment from the Garn Studio website.

Snowy Bee Knit Cardigan – A Comfy Cardigan

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This free knitting pattern is ideal for Level 4 - Intermediate Level Knitters

From the creative designers of the Garn Studio design team. The garment piece is knitted top down with a honeycomb pattern, garter stitch, and double neck edge.

In fact, this knit piece is perfect for our immediately skilled knitters to work on.

Moreover, this project is available in six sizes. Once finished, the chest measurements are 39 3/8″-42 1/2″-45 3/4″-49 1/2″-54 1/4″-59″. That’s about 100-108-116-126-138-150 cm if you prefer to use the metric system.

The full length is 22 3/4″-23 5/8″-24 3/8″-25 1/4″-26″-26 3/4″ inches. That’s 58-60-62-64-66-68 cm if you prefer to use metric.

To make this pattern you will need the Drops Puna Yarn. It is a gorgeous and remarkably soft worsted-weight yarn made from 100% Alpaca fibers. It’s the ideal yarn for Garments, Accessories, and home projects

Furthermore, you will need a US-size 7 Double pointed knitting needle. That’s about 4.5 mm if you prefer to use the metric system

Techniques

You will be using the YO or open yarnover increase when you make this project. The open yarnover increase is an increase technique commonly used on lace patterns. It is a standalone, vertical increase, meaning it neither leans to the left nor to the right.

If you’re not familiar with the open yarnover increase and would like to learn how to do it, we have a fully illustrated, step-by-step tutorial for it that you’ll surely find helpful. You can find this tutorial here: Learn the Open Yarnover Increase (YO).

You will be using the k2tog knitting decrease when you make this project. The k2tog or knit two together is a basic right slanting decrease that is quite common throughout knitting patterns.

If you’re not familiar with the k2tog decrease, we have an illustrated, step-by-step tutorial for it that you’ll surely find helpful. You can find this tutorial here: Learn How to Make a Basic Right-Slanting Decrease (K2tog).

Download Pattern

You can download the FREE knitting pattern for this stunning piece here: Snowy Bee Knit Cardigan Pattern

In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn through this link here: Drops Puna Yarn

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