Simple, fun and really a great gift idea, these 22 trunk-tastic elephant crochet patterns are some of the cutest around.
You may not know that elephants are actually most commonly people’s favorite animal. They’re certainly my favorite animal.
They are so intelligent, graceful, caring and not to mention cute as a button! These gentle giants are some of the most beloved creatures to ever walk on the earth.
Maybe it’s the big ears that make them so loveable, after all the Disney film Dumbo is a firm classic loved by audiences all over the globe. So, let’s face it, elephants are adorable.
So, why not use elephants as your inspiration for your next crochet project? If you’re looking for some new patterns, we have gathered these fun elephant crochet patterns that you can try out!
But, before you stomp off and pick out your next project, be sure to pin this pattern collection to your favorite crochet inspiration board on Pinterest so you can find it again fast when you’re ready to make a new friend!
22 Trunk-tastic Elephant Crochet Patterns
Whether it’s cuddly elephant toys, blankets, rugs or loveys, we’ve found some of the best elephant crochet patterns around, and have got you covered!
Dumbo Elephant Toy Crochet Pattern
How could we make an elephant crochet pattern guide and not have this lovable character on there? This pattern creates a 20cm cuddly Dumbo elephant that all can enjoy. The instructions are easy to follow, with nothing too complicated, and the results are beautiful.
Everly The Elephant Crochet Pattern
This elephant pattern is one of the easiest to understand. It includes Youtube tutorials, step by step photos and useful tips and notes so that you can create your own beautiful elephant. However, this pattern is designed for the advanced or intermediate crochet enthusiast, and some sewing skills will come in handy.
Esther the Elephant
Big, blue and one of a set of fun safari friends, this free elephant crochet pattern is a great way to jump into the world of amigurimi-making.
Source: Jess Huff
Cute Pink Elephant Crochet Pattern
To create a cute, cuddly and girly elephant toy, you can try this intermediate crochet pattern. The instructions are highly detailed, yet simple to follow as long as you have some basic knowledge and techniques to create this amigurumi elephant!
Happy Little Elephant Crochet Pattern
If you want a really simple elephant crochet pattern, then this one’s for you! It is perfect for beginners, and you can make this happy little mini elephant in no time at all, or give one as a gift to fellow elephant lovers!
Sweet Elephant Duo
So sweet and with minimal attachment work required, this is a fun crochet pattern for an elephant (or two) that are just so precious. The tusks are just what do it for me – I mean, they’re so precious!
Source: All About Ami
Cute Pink Elephant Crochet Pattern
If you really want a pretty elephant, then this one is just right. With a cute pink dress, blushing cheeks and long, curling eyelashes this elephant toy is beyond cute! This pattern creates a 20cm elephant, with easy instructions.
Bubba The Elephant Crochet Pattern
The great thing about this elephant crochet pattern is that it is available in 4 languages: English, German, Spanish and French. With detailed descriptions and step by step photographs, crocheting this gorgeous elephant toy will be a breeze.
The perfect little snuggle blankie for any kiddo who has a safari themed nursery or just loves a good elephant. Quick and easy to work-up, this fun snuggly pattern is definitely sweet.
Source: Den Dennis
Joe The Elephant Crochet Pattern
This crochet pattern makes for the perfect gift for elephant enthusiasts. This pattern creates sweet stuffed elephants with oversized ears and feet that all will love!
Mini Elephant Crochet Pattern
If you don’t want to take on a big crochet project or challenge just yet, then try this simple mini elephant amigurumi pattern. This elephant can be crocheted very quickly, and can be made into a gift or key chain with ease. It’s also available in English and German.
Ellis The Elephant
Ellis the Elephant is a baby elephant and boy is he cuuuute! You can make your own mini ellis with this crochet pattern. You only need a few beginner or basic crocheting skills to get started! It even shows you how to add a tuft of hair to your elephant.
Huge Cuddly Elephant
If you want a giant elephant to cuddle up to at night, then you can make your own with this crochet pattern!
Crochet Elephant Mat Crochet Pattern
This cute crochet mat elephant is great for the beginner to intermediate crocheter, with 14 pages and 17 pictures for you to follow and to help you along.
Elephant Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern
This baby blanket crochet pattern is super detailed and easy to follow. You can create a wonderful, multipurpose baby blanket that can keep a little one warm, but also be a fun toy and cuddly elephant to play with. Trust us, this will become your baby’s favorite blanket.
Elephant Rattle Crochet Pattern
You can create your own elephant baby rattle with this design, or make one as a gift!
Elephant Lovey Crochet Pattern
Every child needs a lovey. So, why not make an elephant one that they can keep and cherish forever? This pattern also doubles up as a comforter and security blanket for extra warmth and snuggle-factor.
Elephant Curtain Tie Back Crochet Pattern
These tie backs are perfect for a nursery or children’s room and would go great with a safari theme bedroom! They’re fun to make and look great!
Baby Elephant Hat
Sweet and easy to make, if you’re a beginner crocheter or an advanced one, this hat is perfect for any new kiddo on the scene.
Source: Jenny and Teddy
Elephant Rug Crochet Pattern
If you want to brighten up the home, or create a homemade addition to the nursery, then download this elephant rug crochet pattern. It’s the perfect pattern for intermediate crochet enthusiasts, and comes with extensive instructions, diagrams and step by step photos.
Looking for the perfect baby shower gift? Why not make your own? This elephant blankie is cozy, cuddly and warm, and will definitely become a personal favorite of whoever you crochet it for!