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Chota Coat


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"Chota" means small in Hindi (????: ch??? pronounced 'cho' 'ta' (& "ta" as you'd say for 'thanks' in short :) ). This little frock coat has been designed for children between 1 - 3 yrs. It is a simple repeat and uses very easy basic stitches. This frock coat has been designed to go over a skirt / pinafore with a similar pattern. This pattern has been tested using : a) Vardhaman Millenium ; 75 gms / 250 yds ; 4.5 mm crochet hook ; b) Simply Soft ; about 600 yds total ; "D" crochet hook ; Gauge: 2 small shells across x 2 small shells high = 1" Comments : Instructions, illustrations and photos were all clear ; abbreviations were explained just fine ; took about 5 hrs altogether. Skill level by tester : Beginner c) Red heart sport , 80 gms / 188 yds ; 3.5 mm crochet hook ; Gauge : Matched pattern gauge Comments : Instructions clear ; Illustrations / photos useful especially when it came to joining ; All techniques / abbreviations well explained ; Took about 4 hrs Skill level by tester : Intermediate mainly due to the attachment which I find "hard" BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY ch, sc, dc knowledge of fsc good, but instructions given in pattern GAUGE Given in pattern SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Small : (Chest) 19" x (L) 10" ; Medium : (Chest) 20" x (L) 12" & Large (3-4 yrs) : (Chest) 24" x (L) 14" SUGGESTED YARN 600 yards of DK weight

Recommended with this pattern

  • embroidery needle
  • 4.5 mm crochet hook
  • D. K ply acrylic ; ~ (S): 100 gms / 330 yds - 180 gms / 600 yds

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A full time stay at home mum, a part time social service volunteer & part time animal ‘foster-er’. Crochet is my all time love and relaxer.. but I love craft in all forms. I love macrame too.. something about tying those knots is calming. I am a major re-cycler.. and many of my projects ‘show’ this too :-) Visit me at for patterns n more :)