These floor cushions are great for apartments and other places where space is limited, creating a casually intimate atmosphere when friends come over. They make a great gift for a new home with an urban feeling. 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 'Last-Minute Knitted Gifts' by Joelle Hoverson US US 15 24" circular needles are not included. Gauge is 9 sts = 4" in st stitch The pattern makes six 18" x 18" x 4" cushions Color shown is #1016 gold.