The Two-Color Bee Stitch :: Knitting Stitch #235

Stitch Description

This knitting tutorial will help you learn how to knit the two-color bee stitch. The two-color bee stitch creates a fun multi-color pattern. The two-color bee stitch would be great for baby blankets, hats, and blankets!

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Materials Used

Valley Yarns Northampton

Sourced the softest wool WEBS could find and dyed in a beautiful collection of solid colors and heathered shades. It is a dream to felt and soft enough for cozy garments. Valley Yarns Northampton also has a whopping 247 yards per skein. It is beautiful and economical. Made in Peru.

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Knit Stitch
Knit 1 Below

Stitch Details

  Skill Level

  Row Count
Number of Rows: 4

  Pattern Repeat 
Multiples of 2 + 1

Stitch Characteristics


Pattern Instructions

Cast On:Multiples of 2 + 1

  • Prep 1: (Right Side) Color A: Knit.
  • Prep 2: Color A: Knit.
  • Row 1: Color B: k1, *K1B, k1; rep from * to end.
  • Row 2: Color B: Knit.
  • Row 3: Color A: k2, K1B, *k1, K1B; rep from * to last 2sts, k2.
  • Row 4: Color A: Knit.

Repeat rows 1-4 until you have reached your desired length.

Swatch Photos

Example of the Two-Color Bee Stitch. (Right Side)

Example of the Two-Color Bee Stitch. Right Side (Click for Larger Image)

Example of the Two-Color Bee Stitch. (Wrong Side)

Example of the Two-Color Bee Stitch. Wrong Side (Click for Larger Image)

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