Ladybug themes are among the most popular in most every area of crafting, and in knitting they are utilized frequently for a number of different reasons. First, they are very simple to make (for the most part) enabling knitters of all skill levels to enjoy success. Secondly, they are a great way to use up and abundance of black and red yarn scraps in creating fun projects that can be made quickly. Lastly, kids love them - it does not matter what the project turns out to be, in nearly every case the closest child will be enamored with these cute little bugs.
Ladybug Pajama Bag - A wonderful pajama pattern for knitting an attractive and useful item that kids of all ages will enjoy. This is available at http://www.craftown.com/knitpat4.htm
Ladybug Mittens - These fun and colorful mittens utilize classic red and black colors for maximum impact in creating unique mittens that are both warm and very pretty. This fantastic Ladybug project can be viewed at https://www.flickr.com/photos/chanachang/2187223600/