Super Cute Elephant Cushion Knitting Pattern

This adorable elephant pillow is the perfect piece for a child’s room! She’s soft and cuddly with big floppy ears.

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These Josefina and Jeffrey knitted elephant pillow patterns have been a favorite since we shared the crocheted and quilted versions.

Now we have the knitting pattern for all you knitters who’d love to make them. There are 2 versions of the pillow and they’re easy to switch up and add your own trimmings to.

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These sweet knitted elephant cushions come with instructions for both the bigger and smaller versions. You can add a cute little bow as well, as shown on the Josefina pillow above.

It’s an easy-to-follow pattern with pictures to help you along. The pillows are made in one piece so there’s not much sewing involved, apart from the eyes, brows, and bow.

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Knitted Elephant Pillow Pattern Supplies

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  • Bulky weight yarn
  • Tapestry needle
  • Stitch markers
  • Polyester stuffing or stuffing from a bed pillow
  • Needle stoppers / tips / protectors
  • Blocking board or interlocking play mat
  • 5 DPNs for knitting small parts
  • 2 sets of circular needles 40” (100 cm) or longer or interchangeable needle set for the magic loop method
  • 4mm for small/ 5mm for big pillow.

Find The Pattern Here


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