This pattern download comes with instructions to make 2 monkeys, one large and one small. Written in Simple English with no abbreviations, these monkeys make adorable gifts or decorations. Although this pattern isn't written to teach you how to knit, these patterns are also a great way to improve your knitting skills by mastering the basics. There are checkboxes next to every line of directions, so you'll never forget where you may have left off. Enjoy! :) To see more of Cassidy's patterns, check out her designer page on Ravelry.com! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY For small monkey: Casting on For small monkey: the Knit stitch For small monkey: Binding off For small monkey: Basic sewing skills For large monkey: Casting on For large monkey: the Knit and Purl stitches For large monkey: Binding off For large monkey: Backwards loop increase For large monkey: Knit 2 together decrease GAUGE You choose-- just make sure your needle size and yarn combination makes a gauge tight enough to hide the stuffing! SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS You Decide!