Slip stitch versions of woven fabric put together with very flattering design details present a happy challenge for intermediate knitters. Slightly shortened sleeves add to the kimono look however you can extend Pattern 2 for wrist length sleeves if you prefer. Start at the cuff, knit up the sleeve and across the front. Make a second half and join the two pieces together at the back in three-needle bind-off. Six sizes and three lengths to choose from! Choose a multi color yarn then two solids that coordinate: one slightly darker and one slightly lighter than in the multi. Be sure to check out the back page Photo Gallery for stitch and gauge info and to see Pat. #304, a fabulous Scarf/Collar you can make with the leftovers. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY knit, purl, slip stitch experience helpful but not necessary GAUGE Each of the four slip stitch patterns used has its own gauge listed in the directions. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Directions are given for 6 sizes: 38" - 58", each also for short, average and tall. Jacket lengths are 22"/ 24"/ 26"