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Chubby giraffe amigurumi free pattern

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In this blog post, I share this chubby giraffe made out of my left over yarn from my Giraffe wall hanging, mother Doll and a giraffe rattle toy. It is a simple pattern, with a complete video tutorial and suitable for amigurumi beginners. Also, it is fast to crochet! 

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

Or, if you prefer purchasing on Etsy, you can find it here!

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Before we start, I leave a link to all the stitches tutorial I used to complete this pattern. If you are a complete beginner or not familiar with some technique, there is a blog post with step-by-step images with descriptions and video tutorials.

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Giraffe amigurumi free pattern

Materials:

Finish size: 10cm

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

Or, if you prefer purchasing on Etsy, you can find it here!

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HEAD

With yellow yarn start,

1 row  6sc in a magic ring

2 row  6inc Total 12sts

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

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

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

6 row  (4sc, 1inc) repeat 6 times Total 36sts

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

8 row  (13sc, 1inc) repeat 3 times Total 45sts

9 to 16 row  45sc

17 row  (13sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 42sts

18 row  (5sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 36sts

19 row  (4sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 30sts

20 row  (3sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 24sts

21 row  (2sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 18sts

  • Stop to add stuffing material

22 row  (1sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 12sts

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

ANTENNAS

With brown yarn start,

1 row  6sc in a magic ring

2 row  (1sc, 1inc) repeat 3 times Total 9sts

3 row  9sc

4 row  (1sc, 1dec) repeat 3 times Total 6sts

5 and 6 row   6sc

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

EARS

With yellow yarn start,

1 row  4sc in a magic ring

2 row  4sc

3 row  4inc Total 8sts

4 row  8sc

5 row  (1sc, 1inc) repeat 4 times Total 12sts

6 row  12sc

7 row  6dec Total 6sts

8 and 9 row  6sc

  • Cut the yarn and fasten off. Leave a tail for sewing.
  • Make another one following the same instructions.

LEGS

With brown yarn start,

1 row  6sc in a magic ring

2 row  6inc Total 12sts

3 row  12bpsc

  • For the next 7 rows, add the yellow color yarn and start combining with making uneven stripes.

4 to 10 row  12sc

  • Cut the yarn and fasten off. Leave a tail for sewing.
  • Make four in total.

NOSE

With brown color start,

1 row  6sc in a magic ring

2 row  6inc Total 12sts

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

4 row  18sc

  • Cut the yarn, fasten off and leave a tail for sewing.

ASSEMBLY

1.Use pins to fasten the ears and antennas on Giraffe’s head.

2.Start sewing the ears first in between rows 7 to 9.

3.Then, sew the antennas in the same line as the ears with 2 rows distance from the antennas to the ears.

4.Sew the nose between rows 9 to 16

5.Sew the four legs in the central part of the bottom of the head. Here, sew first the front 2 and then the two on the back

6.Embroider the eyes in row 9 leaving 8 stitches between them.

Congratulations!!!

Your chubby little giraffe 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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See you next time!

Love,

Ana

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