This Cuddle Me Elephant just can’t wait to be nursed and protected. Decorated with tropical flowers, soft crochet elephant brings the sparkle into every child’s eyes. It can make a cute birthday present!
The Cuddle Me Elephant Crochet Pattern will help you to create such a beautiful toy for your loved little one!
- Semi-cotton yarn Yarnart Jeans (55% cotton, 45% acrylic; 160 m / 50 g)
- 2.0 mm crochet hook
- Fiberfill for stuffing
- 6 mm safety eyes
- Scissors and sewing needle
In case you use the specified yarn and hook, your Cuddle Me Elephant amigurumi will be about 16 cm (6.3″) tall. Note that your toy can be larger if you use thicker yarn and bigger hook.
Skill level: intermediate
You can find other crochet patterns of the Cuddle Me toy series following the links:
Cuddle Me Elephant
Free amigurumi pattern
ch = chain
st = stitch
sc = single crochet
inc = increase (2 sc in one st)
dec = decrease (2 sc together)
sl st = slip stitch
hdc = half double crochet
dc = double crochet
dc-inc = 2 dc in one st
(..) = repeat the space in brackets the given number of times
[..] = total number of stitches
Work in continuous rounds (vs. joined rounds) using a stitch marker.
Crochet with gray yarn.
Rnd 1: 6 sc in magic ring 
Rnd 2: (inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 3: (sc in next st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 4: (sc in next 2 st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 5: (sc in next 3 st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 6: (sc in next 4 st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 7-11: sc in all 36 st 
Rnd 12: (sc in next 5 st, inc) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 13-14: sc in all 42 st 
Rnd 15: (sc in next 5 st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Insert safety eyes between Rnd 12 and Rnd 13, at the distance of 5 stitches between the eyes.
Rnd 16: (sc in next 4 st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 17: (sc in next 3 st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 18: (sc in next 2 st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Rnd 19: (sc in next st, dec) repeat 6 times 
Fasten off and weave in the end. Stuff with fiberfill.