Yarn Requirements: 12 x 6oz/170g (106 yds/97m) Lion Brand Yarn Thick & Quick. Needles: Size 19 (15mm) Gauge: 6.25 stitches and 11 rows across 4 inches of garter stitch. Pouf: 24" diameter, 14" high. :Cast on 42 stitches (or 35) and knit in garter stitch for approximately 50". Cast off. Sew together the two short ends of rectangle. Gather every other stitch with one yarn, gather (the other) every other stitch with another yarn. tighten. Stuff. Close other side the same.