Free knitting patterns for giraffe toy stuffies and clothing with giraffe motifs and more. Most patterns are free. Updated 8/21/23
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Noah's Ark Giraffes
Giraffe toy stuffies knit flat and seamed. Great fun to pose with their long floppy legs. Insert pipe cleaners in the legs when stuffing if you want them to be more poseable. Size Height 23cm (9 in.) approx (sitting down to head). DK weight yarn. Designed by Sue Jobson for Sirdar. Pictured projects by EmilyBlades, Laureli80, and EcclesG
Designed by Ann Franklin, this giraffe toy uses a simple two-colour pattern to create the animal print effect. Overall height about 47 – 48 cms
This giraffe toy can be knit with any weight of yarn. The original is 17 cm (6.75 inches) tall but can be knit larger or smaller. Designed by Christine Landry. Pictured project by yarnstarved
Melman the Giraffe
Giraffe stuffie knit in the round. Size isn't mentioned in the pattern but it looks like maybe it's 8 inches or so. Uses 2 skeins of Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Cassidy Clark. Pictured project by knittingmama76
Silly Striped Giraffe
Giraffe stuffie knitted flat and seamed together. Finished Size 8 in. (20.5 cm) tall. Aran weight yarn. Designed by Lion Brand Yarn.
Giraffe stuffie knit in the round with fringed mane and embroidered spots. Finished Size 7½” (19 cm) tall. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Nancy Anderson.
Jolly Giraffe Hat
Adorable baby hat designed to look like Giraffe. Worsted weight yarn. Web pattern is free for one size, 12 months. Printable pdfs are available on Etsy with sizes from newborn to 2T. Designed by Cassie at Little Red Window.
Gilly the Giraffe
Striped toy giraffe stuffie knit flat. Size 40 cms / 16 inches. DK weight yarn. Designed by Ann Franklin.
Toy giraffe softie with embroidered eyes and spots. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by MaryAnn Deroche. Pictured project by mayan0861
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Giraffe Sock Toy
Thora Bey designed this giraffe stuffie as a simpler version of based on Bobbi Padgett's sock toy pattern (listed elsewhere on this post). Finished size: DK: 13 ½ inches Worsted: 15 inches. Designed by Thora Bey
Giraffe toy plushie. No notes on size but it looks like she might be around 8 to 10 inches. DK weight yarn. Designed by Minttusuklaa. Available in English and Finnish
Giraffe security comfort blankie lovey for babies. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Thora Bey
Animal House Pullover
Long-sleeved child's sweater with intarsia giraffe, elephant, and lion on a color blocked background. Sizes 2, 4, 6. Designed by Amy Bahrt for Cascade Yarns. Pictured projects by KayBej and knitter99
Bobbi Padgett was inspired by Sock Monkeys to create a giraffe toy. The pictured project by jillybean22679 has some modifications.
Buttoned front baby onesie with spots in stranded colorwork. Toy patterns are sold separately. 5 sizes XS (0-3 months), S (3-6 months), M (6-9 months), L (9-12 months) and XL (12-18 months). Designed by Christine Grant of Mad Monkey Knits. DK weight.
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Hippo, Giraffe, and Turtle by Amanda Berry
Animal amigurumi softies knitted flat on a pair of straight knitting needles. Techniques used include increases, decreases, knitting stripes and seaming. Designed by Amanda Berry
Animal House Pullover
Baby Blanket with adorable giraffes in intarsia snacking on sewn on leaves. Designed by Amy Bahrt for Cascade Yarns. Size: 30" wide x 34" long. Chunky yarn
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Tall Stories Giraffe Toy
Giraffe stuffie knit flat on 2 needles. Size 39cm/15 inches tall. DK weight yarn. Designed by Amanda Berry
Giraffes in the Morning Baby Blanket
Reversible embossed baby blanket featuring a Mom and a Baby Giraffe under a tree. The finished size is 30 x 37 inches, 79 x 94 cm. Designed by WandaKetchamDesigns
16 inch high giraffe toy softie.
10 fun, huggable little blankets for babies by Yolanda Soto-Lopez: Brown Bear, Bunny, Lamb, Penguin, Duck, Owl, Puppy, Kitten, Panda, and Giraffe. Each lovie consists of a 12-inch square blanket with the stuffed animal head and arms (or wings) attached at the center. Available in ebook or paperback.
Giraffe Knit and Sew Comfort Lovey
Adorable comfort lovie security blankets feature knit head, hands, feet, and back and a fabric fat quarter front (though you can knit the front instead by just copying the back). Each lovey measures 16 inches from top to toe in Aran weight yarn. Several different animals are available including puppy dog, sheep, unicorn, frog, cat, teddy bear, giraffe, and elephant. Designed by Wistfully Woolen.
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Animal Magic Baby Layette
Matching knit baby set of classic garter stitch jacket, animal themed sweater, animal themed baby blanket, and animal pocket toys, along with an adorable crochet giraffe beanie and crochet elephant toy (not pictured here). Animal motifs include giraffe, elephant, parrot, tiger, and alligator. Sizes Age: Jacket, Sweater & Hat: 6 Months to 36 Months; Size: Blanket: 60cm x 66cm. Sport weight yarn. Designed by Debbie Bliss.