This is a totally washable Yellow Elephant that can is embroidered on his left ear with the words "Welcome to the world little one. We're so glad youre here." See other Cubbies on our website for ideas for embroidery. He is 15 inches tall, soft and cuddly. He has a zipper in his back to allow for removing the encased stuffing. PJ's or special treats can be inserted in his belly. Your child or little person in your life will love this. It will most definitely be one that will last a long time. Not surprising that it may be taken to bed with them every night. We custom embroider these items, so if you would like another saying on it, just let us know and we will try to accommodate. Price includes free embroidery.