CANDY FLOSS CAN USE UP SOME OF THE ODDMENTS ALL US KNITTERS AQUIRE AND SHE IS QUITE FLOPPY SO EASY FOR LITTLE HANDS TO HOLD. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY BASIC KNITTING STITCHES CASTING ON & OFF. INCREASING & DECREASING GAUGE Not too important for toys. As a general guide if you find your stitches are tight on the needles then move up a needle size, or, if they are always looser go down a size. Either way, the size of 'CANDY FLOSS' will just vary slightly. Please be aware that you will be using fibre fill and you will achieve a better result if your knitting isn't too gappy.