This comfy and stylin cowl is written for two different weights of yarn, making it easy to customize. Worked in the round the simple slip stitch pattern is simple to memorize and makes a great portable knitting project. We think the color combinations are endless, each yielding a completely different garment. This pattern is written for two different weight yarns, Fingering or DK. Finished measurements: 44 wide X 12 high One US size 5 circular needle 32 in length (Fingering) OR one US size 7 circular needle 32 in length (DK). Change needle size if necessary to obtain gauge.