NOTE: this is a link to a validated pattern, intended to give you ideas and inspiration. It is not a pattern for sale (so you can't add it to the cart!). Enjoy!
Look at these lovely elephants! This easy pattern is available free via this link from Studio Madelaine. Make one, make two, make a herd!
This pattern uses a 4-ply yarn (try this blend of bamboo and cotton) or use any weight cotton yarn for a slightly larger version.