Crochet Giraffe Amigurumi Pattern
This Pattern uses US stitch abbreviation.
Crochet Hook size 1.25 mm
Crochet yarn: Yellow 2 ply, purple 4 ply, white 100 % cotton, dark green 2 ply, brown felt.
Crochet Giraffe Amigurumi Pattern Instructions.
The neck, 4 legs, and body are made in one go. Make two motifs exactly the same. Stack one on top of the other and stitch the sides together.
Crochet Giraffe Neck: Ch 13, 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, in next 7 chs crochet 1 dc, 1 tr in next 6 chs, 1 dc, 1 hdc, 1 sc. Leave last ch unworked.
Crochet Giraffe Legs: (Ch 10, 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, in next 7 chs crochet 1 dc, 1 tr in next 3 chs, 1 dc, 1 hdc, 1 sc. Leave last ch unworked. ) x 4
Crochet Giraffe Body: Ch 7, turn, 1 dc in 3rd ch from hook. In remaining chs crochet 1 tr, 1 dtr, 1 ttr, 1 dtr.
Fold up as follows: Fold the legs downwards and point the neck upwards. Secure with stitches to keep in position. Fold the body into a ball and fold over the hole in the middle. Stitch in place using a sewing needle. It will look like the image below.
Crochet Giraffe head.
Make two head motifs and stitch the sides together.
Ch 5, sl st in 3rd ch from hook (giraffe horn), ch 3, 1 ddc in next ch (4th ch) on ch 5 cord, 1 tr in next ch, 1 hdc in same ch as tr. Fasten off. Stitch on top of the giraffe neck.
Crochet Giraffe ears.
Make two and stitch to the side of the head.
Ch 3, turn, 2 hdc in 3rd ch from hook.
Crochet Giraffe Eyes.
Make 2 and stitch to head.
With white: Ch 3, 2 hdc in 3rd ch from hook.
Stitch on the pupils with dark green lace yarn. Use yellow yarn and stitch on eyelids.
Crochet Giraffe Tail.
With Yellow yarn: ch 9, turn, 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, *sl st in next ch, 1 sc in next ch*, repeat between ** to end. Attach to a string of brown felt at the tip. Stitch to back of giraffe.
Crochet Giraffe Spots.
With dark purple yarn: ch 2, turn, sl st in 2nd ch from hook. Stitch into a little ball using a sewing needle.
Use a sewing needle and stitch the spots evenly on the giraffe.
Step by step crochet giraffe.