Standing toy is about 28 cm (11inch) - just right size for little hands. Pattern includes 12 pages of row by row instruction and pictures how to make two dolls: girl and boy. All pieces are knitted flat. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY BASIC KNITTING SKILLS REQUIRED: Cast on, cast off , knit, purl, increase, decrease. GAUGE not important if you use the same weight yarn both for the toy and for the clothes. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Standing toy is about 28 cm (11inch).