Rusty the Giraffe Big Amigurumi PDF Crochet Pattern


Africa’s tallest freckled mammals roam the Savannah…they are truly gentle giants. Giraffes are enchanting creatures, so interesting to watch and admire. Rusty the giraffe big amigurumi pattern is in PDF format with Instant Download. It is written row-by-row using US crochet terms. It also includes crochet diagrams, photos, and a conversion chart to UK terms.


  • English
  • PDF, 19 pages, 7.95 MB (mobile devices friendly)

SKILLS: Chain, slip stitch, single crochet, back post single crochet, cluster, crab stitch, working in rows and in the round, increasing, decreasing, sewing.

GAUGE: 9 sc X 9 rows = 4” X 4” (10 X 10 cm), working with Bernat Blanket yarn & a 9 mm (M/N) hook.


  •  Bernat Blanket Big Ball Yarn; Qty: 3 Balls of Sonoma or Moss; half a ball of Taupe 
  •  Bernat Super Value Yarn; Qty: A small amount of Taupe 


  • 5 mm (H) 
  • 6.5 mm (K) 
  • 9 mm (M/N)


  • Tapestry needle for sewing spots
  • Bulky Yarn Needle for assembling 
  • Stitch markers
  • Eye buttons 1” (2.5 cm) - 2 pieces
  • Large bag of polyester stuffing - approximately 45 oz (1.3 kg) 
  • Lace ribbon 31/2” (9 cm) wide (optional) 

Approximately 32″ (81.3 cm) tall in sitting position or 44″ (111.75 cm) including legs.


NOTE: If you wish to make a smaller size amigurumi, this pattern can easily be adapted for worsted weight yarn, here are a few alteration tips for making an 18″ giraffe on our BLOG.

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Pattern Published: May 12, 2017
Last updated: Dec 16, 2017

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