Like the Baby Bib o' Love, these make excellent gift either by themselves or paired with a couple of bibs. We have two yarns for this kit - Rowan Denim or Rowan All Seasons Cotton. 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 'MasonDixon Knitting' by Potter Craft. Suitable for the beginning knitter. US 6 needles are not included. Gauge is approx 20sts = 4" over garter st. Color shown is various.