This sock rag doll is a great first doll for baby. You can sew this doll by hand or machine sew. It uses the same concept as the sock monkey but slightly different in the construction. It has a chubby appearance which makes it so lovable. This doll is quick to make and can be made for both a boy or a girl. Just change up the face and sock for the sleeper. So cute you'll want to make more than one. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Hand sew or machine sew. Some basic embroidery skills. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Size depending on sock length.