Anyone can knit these beautiful, textured drink coasters. I knit them from Peaches and Creme 100% cotton yarn, a truly absorbent and washable yarn. You can get approximately six coasters from one skein. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY cast on knit stitch cast off GAUGE Not critical, about 9 sts x 9 rows over 2 inches. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS 5" x 5"