Skill Level: Easy The Ethel Beanie is a fast knitting project that utilizes a solid color and self striping yarn to make a fun, unisex beanie. The beanie can be made in a weekend (or a good day of knitting) for a last minute gift. You can also change the self striping to a solid color to support your favorite school or team. The beanie comes in three sizes to fit children through adults. There is a crochet version of the Ethel Beanie (it's called the Lucy Beanie) also available here:https://www.etsy.com/listing/462574465/crochet-pattern-lucy-beanie-unisex-all?ref=listings_manager_grid Recommended Yarn Approx. 80 yards each of two colors of medium worsted weight yarn Recommended Needles US 8 [5mm] 16" circulars and a set of DPNs (if needed for decreasing) Finished Measurements Small: approx. 17"Medium: approx. 20"Large: approx. 22"