Pattern is Japanese but fully charted using standard knitting and/or crochet symbols. For help using Japanese charted patterns, please visit the Japanese knitting & crochet group.
Translation requests can be made in this thread.
Japanese size 4 & 5 knitting needles (3.3 & 3.6mm)
Japanese size 3/0 crochet hook (2.3mm)
4 buttons (15mm)