Two things that never go out of style, Christmas & Teddy Bears; and my mom couldn't resist either one of them. To help celebrate the Holiday Season . . . I have a special gift for you! I've bundled together my mom's popular "Bare Bear" pattern with a free "Santa Suit Pattern" from her "Sweaters of the Month Collection". Start knitting now . . . the holidays will be here before you know it, and the Santa Suit is free only through November Happy Knitting, Jan Designed by Mary Martin - The Knitting Needle BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY To make this fuzzy friend, you should have a good basic knitting skill set, you need to know how to knit/purl, increase/decrease, knit in the round using double pointed needles, and how to work short rows. You must be able to work from a written pattern. GAUGE Bear - no gauge required Santa Suit - 20 stitches x 28 rows = 4" square SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Finished Felted Size - Approximatly 14" Tall.