This Singer 01522 Beginner's Sewing Kit includes everything one needs to learn stitching. It is an ideal traveling companion for both sewers and beginners alike. This travel sewing kit has a 60" measuring tape, a needle threader, 11 spools of 100% polyester thread, 10 hand needles and 100 straight pins. Moreover, a sewing gauge helps you measure and stitch hems and a seam ripper removes stitches while the blue and white marking pencils help in easy stitching. Apart from these, you also have a thimble for safety, a tomato pin cushion to keep needles handy and a pair of 8" bent trimmer scissors. The Singer 1512 Sewing Kit also makes a great gift for a child as a first sewing kit.