As far as insects go in the world of crocheting Bees are among the most popular, and for any number of solid reasons. Crocheted Bees are very quickly made, are extremely colorful and are great for beginners to learn the art of crochet on small projects. Add to this the basic fact that they are eagerly accepted in any form by children, and a crafter can't go wrong in tackling a few free crochet patterns for making Bees. Another good reason to make crochet Bees is that they generally use very little yarn, so they are wonderful for using up small scraps that really can't be utilized for other projects. A good tip for making the free crochet patterns for Bees listed below is to use yarns that are easily washable - this way your creations will keep their vibrant colors longer.