This big lovable dolly is definitely going to be a favorite. She's perfect for hugs since she's 20 inches tall from the top of her head to the bottom of her feet. Made with any medium worsted weight yarn, a size G (4mm) crochet hook and basic crochet stitches (i.e, sc, hdc, dc). You will need to know how to crochet in the round to finish your dolly. Other items needed include fiberfill, two small buttons or Velcro, a small piece of white felt, a tapestry needle and one pair of size 15mm eyes. Not sure where to get the eyes? I have a couple suggestions and links on my blog. Pattern includes detailed instructions (in English), a materials list and helpful notes and tips to complete your dolly. Pattern includes instructions for doll, attached shirt, shoes, socks, skirt and fun hair. Please don't hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or need any other information. Be sure to visit my website and blog for free patterns, tutorials, current promotions and pattern errata. Happy crocheting, Teri BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY you will need to know basic crochet stitches and how to crochet in the round GAUGE not important for this cute dolly SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS approx. 20 inches tall from the top of her head to the bottom of her feet.