The 1972 Simplicity 5175 pattern gives step by step instructions for crocheting three different women's tops. There are instructions to make these sweaters in sizes small thru medium or bust sizes 31 1/2" to 36". The envelope is slightly worn and yellowed. The instruction sheets are complete and in good shape except for some yellowing. There are no paper patterns. Everything you need is on the instruction sheets. Your pattern comes shipped in between cardboard, in a waterproof ziploc, in a padded envelope. Shipping is $3.00 and $ 1 for any additional pattern.