Elephant Hair Tie by Nicole Riley

Elephant Hair Tie

July 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5 stitches and 4 rows = 1 inch
in single crochet
5.0 mm (H)
40 - 70 yards (37 - 64 m)
One size fits all
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This pattern is available for free.

Do you love elephants? Do you have long hair and use a ponytail often? What about your daughter or your grandchild? Well, combine the two and make a cute hair accessory for your ponytail by making an elephant hair tie.
Make one under 30 minutes and attach it in under 5 mins!

You will need:

  • Caron Simply Soft in Heather Grey
  • 5.0mm hook
  • scissors
  • tapestry needle
  • bobby pins
  • 2 Hair elastics
  • 12mm plastic safety eyes


4 sc x 5 rows = 1 square inch

Stitches used:

  • sc = single crochet (plus inc = increases)

Final size of the elephant without measuring the trunk:

9 inches across and 5.5 inches in height