Satisfy even your most persistent sugar cravings with this zero calorie knitting treat!
You know what I’m talking about, those sweet little candies wrapped in a plastic wrapper that your grandma always had in her purse?
I know it’s a little unorthodox, and I’m sure you’ve never even thought about it, but I just know you’re dying to knit one!
Knit them in a rainbow of colors and attach them along with your tag to presents as a beautiful embellishment.
Race them against gumdrops, gummy bears and cupcakes on your new Gumdrop Run game blanket.
Or hang them from a mobile for a sweet baby in your life.
I know you’ll find a million and one places that just NEED a little candy to brighten them up!
All the details
Skill Level: Intermediate Knitter
Skills needed: Cast on, Bind off, Small diameter knitting in the round (dpn or magic loop), Various increases and decreases
Gauge: 6 stitches / 6 rows = 1 inch
20 yards or less of worsted weight yarn
Needles: Size 6
– 6mm plastic safety eyes (optional)
– Fiber Fill Stuffing
– Yarn needle