This an original pattern designed by myself to make a crocheted Santa Claus lovey. Designed for the intermediate crocheter, this pattern assumes you already know how to crochet. Stitches used - chain, single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet, slip stitch. The pattern includes 38 pages of step-by-step instructions with detailed photos. Pattern only, not the finished lovey. Santa Claus Lovey measures 42 cm (16 1/2") square. Pattern is in U.S. Terminology. Materials Requirements 8 ply yarn in - Main colour - Red - 50 gms Contrast colour -White- 40 gms each Contrast colour -Black - 10 gms Contrast colour -Skintone - 15 gms Gold - small amount for buckle Polyester fibre filling 4.5 mm (Size 7) hook Large eyed needle BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY You should already know how to crochet. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Santa Claus Lovey measures 42 cm (16 1/2") square.