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Chubby Elephant free crochet toy pattern

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Here, I share my crochet creations around nursery decor, amigurumi and crochet toys for babies! Crochet tutorials, lessons, paid and free patterns you can find it all here!

In this blog post, I share this super happy Hippo amigurumi teether crochet pattern. It is a simple pattern for a newborn crochet toy , suitable for amigurumi beginners and, is fast to crochet! So if you are looking for a fast crochet project for a baby shower gift, this is the right one for you!

If you wish for an add-free printable version of this pattern, you can find it here!

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Elephant crochet toy pattern

Materials:

Finish size: 8cm

For a low cost (3 USD), add free and printable pattern, you can find it here!

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TRUNK

With the color of your choice start,

1 round                                5sc in a magic ring

2 round                                5inc Total 10sts

3 round                                10bpsc

4 to 11 round     10sc

  • Cut the yarn and fasten off. Leave on the side for now.

BODY

1 round                6sc in a magic ring

2 round                6inc Total 12sts

3 round                (1sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 18sts

4 round                (2sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 24sts

5 round                (3sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 30sts

6 round                (4sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 46sts

7 round                (5sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 42sts

8 round                (6sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 48sts

9 to 13 round     48sc

14 round              15sc, 9sc connecting with 9 stitches from the trunk, 15sc

15 round              15sc, 9sc connecting with the remaining stitches from the trunk, 15sc

16 round              48sc

17 round              (6sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 42sts

18 round              (5sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 36sts

19 round              (4sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 30sts

20 round              (8sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 27sts

21 round              (7sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 24sts

22 round              (2sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 18sts

  • Stop here to add stuffing material before moving to round 23.

23 round              (1sc, 1dec) repeat 6 times Total 12sts

  • Cut the yarn, fasten off and hide the remaining tail inside the toy

EARS

1 round           6sc in a magic ring

2 round           6inc Total 12sts

3 round           (1sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 18sts

4 round           (2sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 24sts

5 round           (3sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 30sts

6 round           (4sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 46sts

  • Cut the yarn, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.
  • Make another one!

PAWS

1 round              6sc in a magic ring

2 round              6inc Total 12sts

3 round              12bpsc

4 round              12sc

5 to 8 round      12sc

  • Cut the yarn, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.
  • Make four of this detail in total.
ASSEMBLY

Sew the ears between rows 21 and 22 of the head.

Embroider the eyes in row 16. Leave 6 stitches between them.

Attach the yarn in the central part of the backside of the Elephant, in row number 10. Chain 5. Cut the yarn and fasten off.

Congratulations!!!

Your Elephant crochet toy is ready!

I hope you enjoy this pattern, and if you have any questions or comments in general, leave them in the comment box below.

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I also will share here my Ravelry shop where you can find a bit more advanced crochet patterns. And, on Ravelry, there is available an inexpensive printable version of these free patterns you can see here.

See you next time!

Love,

Ana

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