We just can't make too many vests. These are practical, versatile, fun and very easy knitting. The pointed fronts and the notched back are easily achieved. They work up so quickly, you'll want to make several in various colors. Designed for ages 5-12 years old. Lots of wear possibilities. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY knit, purl, follow easy pattern GAUGE Gauge based on Stitch Pattern: 2.25sts = 1 inch 3 rows=1 inch SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Child 5-6 to (7-8, 10-12) yrs old. Chest Measurement: 25-26 (27-28, 30-32") Finished Length: 14 (16, 17 )"