Knitted Giraffe


This beautiful Hand Knitted Giraffe is lovingly made in Zimbabwe and full of character. Forming part of a range of colourful knitted animals. Each one has a label with the name and photograph of the skillful woman who made it and her chosen name for your animal too. What will yours be called?

Knitted by Gogo Olive, an initiative to create employment for local women, giving them hope, with the opportunity to use their craft skills to build a future for themselves and their families.

About this Knitted Giraffe

Handmade from a mixture of wool and synthetic fibres. Filled with a polyester stuffing.

Approx 30cm tall

Due to the nature of these products each one is unique so there will be some size or colour differences.

By buying these beautiful hand knitted animals..

You are buying a unique hand made product, which is helping women and their families out of poverty.

Did you know?

Giraffes have the same number of bones in their necks as a human. A group of Giraffes is called a Tower. They can grow up to 16ft (they average 6ft tall at birth!). Giraffes can run up to 35 mph. Giraffes give birth standing up – their young have to fall over 5ft! A Giraffe’s tongue can be as long as 53 cm. Giraffes have the highest blood pressure of any animal. Giraffes don’t have any vocal cords.