Elephant Amigurumi - Louie the Elephant

A cute and colourful amigurumi pattern for a super cute and cuddly crocheted elephant plush toy, handmade by myself in Ireland. Not just any elephant though, Louie the elephant. Louie’s favourite things are loves and lollipops. He’d make a great little buddy for someone who’s also a fan of loves and lollipops (and super cute elephants)

Finished Height: 11” approx.

Skill Level: Easy Skills Required: Basic amigurumi skills, basic sewing skills to assemble and make felt features

There are mini photo tutorials in the pattern and links to full tutorials for: Magic Ring Decreasing Colour Change Making and attaching Felt features

Gauge is not essential for this project,however it is important to check your hook and yarn choices result in tight even stitches to make sure the stuffing doesn’t show.

Any aran weight yarn will do to make this pattern, I prefer the chose yarn for it’s broad colour options and it’s softness. You could even use a different weight yarn to make a bigger or small Louie!

You’ll also need: Black Felt Black Sewing Thread Polyester Stuffing Small bit of white embroidery thread or crochet thread for eyes You will also need a printer to print the template for felt eyes

File Format: pdf File Size: 1.59MB No. of Pages: 8

This pattern is for personal use and may not be distributed or sold without written consent.

Pattern written using UK terminology


  • Skill Level: Easy
  • Skill Required: Basic amigurumi skils, basic sewing skills to assemble and make felt features *Mini photo tutorials included
  • UK Crochet Terminology
  • Imperial Measurements
  • Size: 11" approx.
  • Suitable for beginners

Materials you need at home:

  • Any Aran weight yarn
  • Sample made with: Rico Designs Creative Cotton Aran (50g, 92yd/85m, 100% Cotton), 2 balls #52 Pearl Grey (MC); #80 White (CC); For Lollipop you will also need a small amount of: #05 Red; #76 Tangerine *If making felt eyes: Black Felt and Sewing Thread
  • Polyester stuffing *Small piece of white embroidery thread or white crochet cotton for eyes
  • Size F[3.75mm] Crochet Hook (or size required) *Stitch Markers *Tapestry needle *Scissors
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Aimee Croke

I am a passionate knitter, crocheter and shuttle tatter from the ancient city of Waterford, Ireland. I run a little craft business my from home studio in Waterford, where I make, design and sell my fibre creations. I'm attracted to colourful natural fibres like a magpie is to silver, which is obvious from my work!

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