Crochet Elephant


What you will need

Batik Dk 1915 Graphite 

Batik Dk 1900 Cream

Special DK Black

Toy stuffing 250g

Crochet Hook, size 3, L: 15 cm, 1pc


Crochet Pattern

A crocheted sitting elephant

This small sitting elephant with tusks is crocheted from 100% cotton yarn using a No. 3 crochet hook. The elephant is filled with polyester stuffing.

 

Head

1: 6 dc in a magic ring (6)

2: 2 dc in each crochet stitch (12)

3: * 1 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch* (18)

4: * 2 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch* (24)

5: * 3 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch* (30)

6-10: 1 dc (30)

11: * 3 dc, 2 dc tog* (24)

12: * 2 dc, 2 dc tog* (18)

13: * 1 dc, 2 dc tog* (12)

Fill the head with polyester stuffing

14-15: 1 dc (12)

16: 10 dc, 2 dc tog (11)

17: 1 dc (11)

18: 9 dc, 2 dc tog (10)

19: 1 dc (10)

20: 8 dc, 2 dc tog (9)

21-22: 1 dc (9)

23: 7 dc, 2 dc tog (8)

24: 1 dc (8)

25: 6 dc, 2 dc tog (7)

26: 1 dc (7)

27: 5 dc, 2 dc tog (6)

28: 1 dc (6)

Break the yarn

Body

1: 6 dc in a magic ring (6)

2: 2 dc in each crochet stitch (12)

3: * 1 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch* (18)

4: * 2 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch* (24)

5-9: 1 dc (24)

10: * 2 dc, 2 dc tog* (18)

11: * 1 dc, 2 dc tog* (12)

Fill the body with polyester stuffing

12: * 2 dc tog* (6)

Break the yarn, sew together the small hole and secure the end of

the yarn.

Sew the head onto the body

Abbreviations and symbols explanation:

cs = crochet stitch

dc = double crochet

together = tog

* = repeat from * to *

Leg x 4

1: 6 dc in a magic ring (6)

2: 2 dc in each crochet stitch (12)

3: 1 dc in the back loop (12)

4: * 4 dc, 2 dc tog* (10)

5-6: 1 dc (10)

Break the yarn and fill the legs with a bit of polyester stuffing. Sew

the legs onto the body.

Ear x 2

1: 6 dc in a magic ring (6)

2: 2 dc in each crochet stitch (12)

3: * 1 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch* (18)

4: * 2 dc, 2 dc i in the next crochet stitch* (24)

5: * 3 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch* (30)

Break the yarn and sew the ears onto the head.

Tusk x 2 (white)

1: 3 dc in a magic ring (3)

2: 2 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch (4)

3: 1 dc (4)

4: 3 dc, 2 dc in the next crochet stitch (5)

5: 1 dc (5)

Break the yarn and sew the tusks onto the head.

Eye x 2 (white)

1: 6 dc in a magic ring (6)

2: 2 dc in each crochet stitch (12)

Break the yarn and sew the eyes onto the head.

Pupil x 2 (black)

1: 6 dc in a magic ring (6)

Break the yarn and sew the pupils onto the eyes

Secure any loose threads.



Special DK :Black
£1.80 inc VAT

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