Penny is a soft and huggable fish. She's fun and easy to sew and would make a great summer birthday gift for a child you know, or maybe for yourself (it's okay to play with stuffed animals even when you're a grown-up). This free pattern is perfect for a beginner who is looking to try out soft toy making. With just a little bit of fabric and an hour or two of time you'll be able to create an adorable, unique toy you'll love! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Sew a straight stitch on a sewing machine. Topstitch. Baste. Sew two pieces right sides together. Ladder stitch. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Finished fish is approximately 9 inches long.