In super-soft and warm alpaca, this gift set is sure to be a hit at baby's first Christmas. Quick and easy to knit, it will last many winters, and is sure to be passed down to the next little one. Kit includes Yarn. You can purchase with or without the pattern book - if you already own a copy of the book, then you don't need to buy it again! Pattern Book is 'Interweave Knits Holiday 2006' by Interweave Press. Suitable for the beginning knitter. US 2 straight, circular (2 lengths), and double pointed needles are not included. Gauge is 32sts = 4" over stockinette st. Colors shown are Brown #501 and Red #511 (not available in Melange).