A very easy to knit style! Shaping is a breeze in this pattern. Poncho is loose and flowing , to fit over just about any garment. This fits children from 2 to 8 yrs of age. Uses worsted weight yarns, and knitting needles, US # 5 and # 7. You will also need a 16 circular in # 5, and # 7, and a 24 circular needle in # 7. This will knit up fast! Use up your scrap yarns and see what kind of colorful design you can come up with!