This listing is for a downloadable knitting pattern and not the finished cardigan. This knitting pattern has been designed with a beginner in mind as you dont need to contend with buttun holes and picking up stitches. You need to have an understanding of knit, purl & increase. To knit this cardigan you need to have the follwing materials : 5 mm knitting needles, 6 mm knitting needles, superchunky wool & large eyed sewing needle. This cardigan can be knitted in 1-3, 3-5, 5-7, 7-9 & 9-11 years, teen & 3 adult sizes. You will need 4, 4, 5, 6, 6, 10, 11, 12, 13 x 100 gram balls of wool. This cardigan can be knitted up in next to no time as the wool is thick. You will see your cardigan take shape fairly quickly. Any questions please ask and thank you for taking the time to view my listing.