My mother gave this to me when my children were pre-schoolers. I have kept it hanging on my refrigerator ever since. My children are now teenagers, and this saying is a constant reminder to me slow down and take time for the more important things in life....my children. I hope you enjoy this as much as i do!! This pattern includes complete assembly instructions. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Stitch using a back stitch and french knots... SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Finished wall hanging measures 21" x 31"