Little Mermaid is about 18 inches (45cm) tall and the tail is made out of acrylic yarn. The body head and hair are made from Alize cotton gold wich is a blend of cotton and crylic wich makes lmice very soft and perfect for cuddling. Hand wash with mild detergent. Use a towel to remove excess water. Air dry completely and redistribute stuffing if necessary. Please note all handmade dolls are unique because they are truly completely handmade. There may be some slight variations compared to the pictures above. This toy will be a great present for children or adult. It is made from the mix of a cotton and acrylic yarn. It can be used in stylish interior decoration, and photo shooting. It is a 100% safe eco toy & handmade.