Bear Hugs, a part of MadameStitch, collects handknit and crochet scarves and hats to distribute to those in need through agencies in the Lehigh Valley, Pa. This pattern offers easy and quick instructions to make a scarf that can be donated to this cause. For more information, visit www.madamestitch.com/bearhugs. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY The only stitches included in this pattern are foundation chain and double crochet. GAUGE N/A SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 66"-72" for adult; 36"-48" for child SUGGESTED YARN 200 yards of Worsted weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN "I Love This Yarn" by Hobby Lobby; Vanna's Choice by Lionbrand.