Are you driving home for Christmas? Well wouldn’t this crochet ornament look so very splendid on your tree? The classic little red car has a jaunty fir tree on its roof.
Suitable for a beginner with assistance – but please take care with reading the instructions
The crochet pattern – The tree and car windows and sides are made in the round, working in continuous spirals without joining each round.
Actual size – 12cm long and 10cm high
What’s in the Kit?
Christmas Car Pattern – Double sided A5 high quality printed written pattern in English UK terms
Sirdar Happy Cotton – Lippy (789) 1 x 20g (A)
Sirdar Happy Cotton – Stomp (774) 1 x 20g (B)
Sirdar Happy Cotton – Treetop (780) 1 x 20g (C)
Sirdar Happy cotton – 1m in each of Liquorice (775) (D) and Quack (788) (E)
1 m of striped twine to hold your tree to the top of the car.
You also get a tapestry needle and toy stuffing to fill your ornament.
You will need a 3.5mm crochet hook and some scrap yarn markers, these are used to mark where the rows begins and how many rows you have done. You can use some yarn from the kit but we recommend some colourful scrap from your stash.
Stitches Used: Double crochet, Magic Ring, Increasing (dc2inc)
* Please note: this kit won’t teach you how to crochet. Anyone with the basics of crochet should be able to make it. The yarn is enough to make the car and the tree on top.