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Giraffe Hat and Cover Set

from Simply 2 Irresistible Crochet Patterns
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Giraffe Hat and Cover Set
Giraffe Hat and Cover Set Crochet Giraffe Pattern
Giraffe Hat and Cover Set Giraffe Hat Pattern
Giraffe Hat and Cover Set Crochet Giraffe Costume Pattern

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knowledge of basic stitches (slst, sc, hdc, dc, tr) is an asset.

Pattern Description:

The giraffe cape / cover set is an adorable photography prop suitable for both boys and girls. This set is relatively easy to make. You can use bright, vivid colours to give it a vibrant look, or traditional "giraffe" colours. Add a ribbon or flower to the hat for an extra splash of whimsy and color! This set is a perfect photography prop for newborns to 6 months. Who can resist such a cute, irresistible giraffe?

This set includes instructions for the following sizes:
Newborn to 2 Months, 2 to 6 Months, 6 to 12 Months

Includes instructions for making:
Giraffe Beanie;
Earflaps and Ties;
Giraffe Nose;
Giraffe Ears;
Giraffe Horns;
Giraffe Tail;
Giraffe Spots (circular and amoebic);
Giraffe Cover


Gauge is included in the pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • The blanket / cape pattern includes the following sizes: Premie/Newborn, 0-3 months, 3-6 months
  • The beanie pattern includes the following sizes: Premie-Newborn, 0-3 months, 3-6 months


  • Measuring Tape
  • Yarn Needle
  • #4 (medium / worsted / 10-ply) yarn in brown, tan and gold/yellow
  • G (4mm), H (5mm), I (5.5mm), J (6mm) crochet hooks
  • 4 Buttons (Eyes and Nostrils)

You Will Also Need:

  • Optional: cotton stuffing for the antennae

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Red Heart