Train Coal Car
Choo Choo! Car number two in a four-car series, this Train Coal Car filled to the brim with lumpy bumpy coal is the perfect companion for a hardworking circus engine as seen in Love of Crochet Spring 2016.
Designer Megan Kreiner
Yarn Cascade Yarns Ultra Pima (100% pima cotton; 220 yds [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #3735 jade (A), 95 yds; #3729 gray (B), 75 yds; #3754 true black (C), 50 yds; #3728 white (D), 20 yds; #3747 gold (E), 10 yds.
Hook U.S. size D/3 (3.25 mm) crochet hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Tools Plastic canvas, #7 mesh, 1 sheet. Tapestry needle. Polyester fiberfill. St markers (m) (different colors). One ¾” gray plastic button.
Finished measurements About 6″ long, 5″ tall, and 4″ wide.
Gauge 9 sc and 10 rows = 2″.