You can use for either. A nice size of 8 1/2 by 9 1/2 inches. Easy fun pattern for beginners. You can use up scrap yarns on this pattern too. The pattern is interesting enough to keep you from getting bored, but fun to make too. Make lots of these , put them in a basket by your front door. Then, let each guest pick out the color they want to take home! Uses worsted weight yarn, crochet hook size H.