This pretty Flamingo is handmade in Romanian Point Lace technique. It is sold as a kit in 2 options: 1. With threads plus the rest of the supplies to complete the pattern or 2. With ready-made braided cords and the rest of the supplies. Each kit contains: Lizbeth cotton threads, Pink Variegated size 10 for simple and double crochet braids, size 20 for a few more pieces of scb and for decorative filling stitches, DMC Cebelia Black thread size 20 for a piece of simple crochet braid for the beak and size 30 for filling the beak; reusable fabric pattern; sewing colored thread and one sharp pointed needle for basting down the braids; one tapestry needle size 24 for needle lace stitches and easy-to-follow, step-by-step illustrated instructions. A steel crochet hook(hk) 1.15-.25mm(10-9 steel U.S.A.) is required(not included in the kit). The finished size of the Flamingo is 14" x 6.5"(35cm x 16.5cm).