If you haven't started your minion yet, see Part 1 to get started!
Yarn: Red Heart Super Saver Country Blue and Bright Yellow (for detailing)
Follow instructions from Part 1 until Round 20 (84 stitches)Knit two rounds (or until desired length).
p21, p1, k19, p1, p21, p1, k19, p1
Bind off 21 sts, p1, k19, p1, bind off 21 sts, p1, k19, p1
k1, p19, k1
Repeat these two rows for about fifteen rows or until desired length.
Add one row of reverse stockinette (purl a RS row or knit a WS row)
Repeat the above section with the other set of 21 sts.
Separate yellow yarn into two sets with two plies each. Use this yarn to embroider the edges of the overalls.
Straps (make two):
CO 7 sts with long-tail cast on.
(WS) P 1 row
k2, make three-stitch buttonhole, k2
Continue in stockinette with a one-stitch garter edge until desired length.
Separate yellow yarn into two sets with two plies each. Use this yarn to embroider the edges of the straps.
Sew one button with blue yarn in a “+” shape onto each corner of the overalls; attach straps.
Pocket:CO 12 sts with long-tail cast on.
Knit about 9 rows in stockinette.
(RS) ssk, k8, k2tog (10)
ssk, k6, k2tog (8)
p2tog, p4, p2tog tbl (6)
ssk, k2, k2tog (4)
Bind off all sts and weave in ends
Sew pocket onto overalls with two plies of yellow yarn; embroider top edge of pocket.Cut Gru’s logo from black felt and glue it onto pocket. (Gru’s logo is basically a circle inside a square inside a circle with a black strip running from the inner to the outer circle through one of the square’s corners.)
When you're ready, move on to the last section Part 5, to add feet and legs!
The pattern is for personal use only. The finished item may not be sold for profit. Please acknowledge the author. Thank you!