Bumble Bee Crochet Snuggle Sack

Bumble bee crochet snuggle sack

What You'll Need:

Bernat® Blanket Brights™ (10.5 oz/300g;220 yds/201 m)
(A) School Bus Yellow 3 balls 
Bernat® Blanket™ (10.5 oz/300g;220 yds/201 m)  
(B) Coal 3 balls 
Bernat® Blanket™ (10.5 oz/300g;108 yds/98 m) 
(C) Vintage White 1 ball 
Sizes U.S. K/10½ (6.5 mm) and U.S. L/11 (8 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Courtesy of Bernat® 
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Approximate Time: Weekend Project

How to Make a Bumble Bee Crochet Snuggle Sack


Bzzzz! BEE the coolest cat in town with your own handmade Bumble Bee Crochet Snuggle Sack! Extremely adorable and cozy, it would be the perfect blanket or sleeping bag to cuddle into at night! 

Measurements: Approx 52" [132 cm] circumference, excluding wings x 60" [152.5 cm] long.

Gauge: 7 sc and 8 rows = 4" [10 cm] with larger hook. 10 sc and 10 rows = 4" [10 cm] with smaller hook.
 
  • 1 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 A

  • 2 Note

    To join colors, work to last 2 loops on hook of first color. Draw new color through rem loops and proceed. 

  • 3 Body: first ring

    With larger hook and B, ch 2.

  • 4 1st rnd

    4 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.

  • 5 2nd & 3rd rnds

    Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 

  • 6 4th rnd

    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. 

  • 7 5th rnd

    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. 

  • 8 6th rnd

    Ch 1. 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sc. 

  • 9 7th & 8th rnd

    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. 

  • 10 9th rnd

    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. 

  • 11 10th rnd

    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. 

  • 12 11th rnd

    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.

  • 13 12th rnd

    Ch 1. 2 sc in first sc. 1 sc in 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" [30.5 cm]. Next rnd: Ch 1. *Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 2 sc. Rep from * around. 48 sc. Break B. Join A. 

  • 14 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.

  • 15 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. 

  • 16 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" [30.5 cm]. 

  • 17 Next rnd

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

  • 18 3rd 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. 

  • 19 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. 

  • 20 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. 

  • 21 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" [30.5 cm]. 

  • 22 Next rnd

    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. 

  • 23 4th 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.

  • 24 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" [30.5 cm]. 

  • 25 Next rnd

    Ch 1. *Sc2tog. 1 sc in each of next 12 sc. Rep from * around. 104 sc.**

  • 26 Next rnd

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

  • 27 5th ring

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

  • 28 Small wings (make 2)

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

  • 29 1st rnd

    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. 

  • 30 2nd rnd

    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. 

  • 31 3rd rnd

    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. 

  • 32 4th rnd

    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. 

  • 33 5th rnd

    With A, ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 4 sts. 2 sc in next st. 1 sc in each 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. 

  • 34 Large wings (make 2)

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

  • 35 5th rnd

    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. 

  • 36 6th rnd

    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. 

  • 37 7th rnd

    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. 

  • 38 Finishing

    Sew wings to body as seen in picture.