For a fun and silly afternoon, making one of these 14 adorable giraffe crochet patterns sounds like a time.
Cuddly toys are a must at any age, as they are not only cute but super soft and comforting to hug. And yes, any age because you’re never too old for one!
But do you know what’s better than buying a cuddly toy? Making your own through crocheting!
Not only will it be all the more special, but it is also a great way to give someone a cute little gift that carries with it a lot of thoughtfulness and effort.
There are patterns available for all sorts of crocheting projects, but one that has become increasingly popular is giraffes. We’re not surprised, as giraffes are super cute!
It is true that they seem a lot harder to crochet than other animals or crocheting projects, but if you find the right pattern, you should be able to do one easily, even if you are a beginner! Once you break down the steps, you find that giraffes are a lot simpler than they initially seem.
As there are a lot of patterns available for crochet giraffes, we’ve compiled a list with our favorite crochet patterns, so that you have a good selection of easy-to-follow patterns for a cute and cuddly giraffe that can be made in no time. Let’s get right into them!
14 Adorable Giraffe Crochet Patterns
Amigurumi Giraffe Crochet Pattern
This amigurumi giraffe crochet pattern, by Kornflake Stew, is a completely unique pattern for a cute-looking giraffe that can combine different colors for a great end result.
It is fairly simple to follow, and is ideal for advanced beginners or intermediate level crocheting, and shouldn’t take too long to finish. In the end, you should be left with an appealing giraffe that measures around 20 inches in height.
Perfect for making a giraffe as a gift to someone, or for keeping yourself. The pattern comes as a downloadable PDF with detailed instructions and plenty of pictures.
Giraffe Romy Crochet Pattern
This crochet pattern by My Krissie Dolls is easy to follow and provides you with the means to create your very own crochet giraffe called Romy, which is an accurate depiction of a giraffe with a cute cartoonish twist.
The giraffe ends up being around 23 cm in height, and the pattern itself is fast to complete, so it shouldn’t take too long to make.
It is also suitable for beginners, as the instructions are simple and straightforward, with not much skill required. Plus, the downloadable PDF also includes plenty of pictures to help you along the process.
Fun Giraffe Hat Crochet Pattern
This adorable little hat is just perfect for any baby or kiddo who loves a long-necked ungulate. I mean, imagine the fun you could have with a silly giraffe-topped kiddo!
Source: Repeat Crafter Me
Giraffe Animal Toy Crochet Pattern
If you’re aiming to crochet a full-body giraffe that is able to stand up by itself, as a cute guardian and companion, then this pattern by Crochet With Halline is an option we definitely recommend.
It is aimed at beginners, so it is very simple to follow, and you then assemble all the different crochet pieces together to form the giraffe. The end result is a friendly-looking giraffe measuring around 55 cm, although you could try to make it bigger!
Dolores the Giraffe Crochet Pattern
The Dolores Giraffe crochet pattern, by Chiqui Pork, is a pattern that allows you to create a super cute and soft giraffe, perfect as a present to a baby toddler, or simply as decoration in your bedroom or living room!
Available in a few different languages, the pattern comes as a downloadable PDF file with detailed instructions and photos for every single step, so you don’t get lost or stuck along the way.
The pattern is aimed at those that already have some basic knowledge of crochet, so it is better suited to advanced beginners or those at an intermediate level.
Gorgeous C2C Giraffe Graphghan
If you want to make a giraffe blanket for your little one, this is such a fun way to do it, changing colors and working from corner to corner. Just pick your favorite color for the background and you’re on your way! (Zolpidem)
Source: My Hobby Is Crochet
Lionel the Giraffe Crochet Pattern
Lionel the Giraffe is a very cute baby-looking crochet giraffe, perfect as a gift to a baby or toddler, or simply to have around the house as decoration! Small, soft, and adorable, and the perfect crocheting project.
The pattern, by Dear Jacki Stitchery, is classed as being easy and therefore should be perfectly suited to beginners that have recently started crocheting.
The giraffe ends up being around 7 inches in size and can be done in the color of your choosing. The downloadable PDF file comes with detailed instructions and plenty of step-by-step photos to help you out.
Geeraff the Giraffe Printed Crochet Pattern
This pattern, by Built By Boo, will allow you to crochet Geeraff the Giraffe, which is not only a super adorable small giraffe but also a whole personality! Geeraff has his birthday on the 20th of April and measures a whole 7 inches. He likes trees, dancing, and muddy puddles, but he dislikes bugs, thunder, and tomatoes!
The pattern is printed and sent, with plenty of detailed instructions so that you can follow the pattern step by step, and have Geeraff created in no time. Some basic skills of crochet might be needed beforehand, but it should be fairly accessible to beginners.
Adorable Giraffe Keychain Crochet Pattern
This is seriously cute and I can only imagine having this much cuteness on my keychain. Plus, it’s a fun pattern you can work up fast!
Source: Lovely Craft
Baby Giraffe Crochet Pattern
This baby giraffe crochet pattern, by Alily Crochet, provides you with the step-by-step instructions to create an adorable-looking crochet giraffe with huge eyes.
The finished product is 17 inches tall and 10 inches long, super soft, and in the color of your choosing (ideally the color of a normal baby giraffe). The pattern is ideal for advanced beginners and should be very fast to complete.
Genevieve the Giraffe Crochet Pattern
Genevieve the Giraffe is another cute-looking small crochet giraffe, perfect to become the life-long companion of a baby, toddler, child, or even adult!
Provided by Craft Pum, the pattern is aimed at those with intermediate-level skills of crochet, and for those that are experienced, it shouldn’t take long at all, and could be made within an evening.
The pattern is sold as a paper copy, instead of a PDF file, which for some is a lot more convenient!
Bobble Leg Giraffe Crochet Pattern
If you like cuddly toys to have bobble legs, for that dangly feel, then this Bobble Leg Giraffe crochet pattern, by Crafty Pum, might just be what you’ve been looking for.
Available as a printed paper copy of the pattern, it is aimed at those that already have some basic crochet skills, while still being fairly accessible to beginners. Ideal as a gift, it is soft, cute-looking, and a straightforward step-by-step set of instructions!
Josephine the Giraffe Crochet Pattern
Last, but not least on our list of favorites, we have Josephine the Giraffe, by Elfin Thread. This giraffe crochet pattern is ideal for beginners, although intermediate skills will allow you to complete it a lot faster.
The pattern comes as a downloadable PDF file, with detailed instructions and a few pictures to help you along the way. The end result is a giraffe around 14 inches in height, with a cute face and an adorable pose!