When they say one skein, they really mean it! You can use up your scrap yarn for lots of baby gifts and toys, and for bazaar sellers too! Why wouldn't you want to keep this book in your library! Bibs, washcloths, wearables, "pretzel rattle", cozy hats, booties, vest, animal blankie, and colorful blocks! You can really use up all the bright colors you have here! Uses a variety of yarns in sizes 3 and 4. This is lightweight to medium weight, ususally sport weight to worsted weight. Hooks sizes D, E, G, H, and 7. So FAST to crochet, that you can make lots of these items for gifts in no time at all! A nice book to keep on hand for a last minute baby shower gift! The easy patterns have large bright colorful photo's too! A must have for your craft bag!