All pieces are knitted flat. This pattern includes 13 pages of row by row instruction and pictures how to make Nicki the Doll and dress for her. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Knit, purl, increase, decrease, cast on, cast off. GAUGE not important if you use the same weight yarn both for doll and dress. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Standing doll is about 35 cm (14inch), sitting - 20 cm (8 inch).