21 Adorable Knitting Patterns For Babies

21 Adorable Knitting Patterns For Babies

It’s almost impossible for knitters to resist making cozy and cute things for babies. What better way to celebrate the birth of a baby than by knitting a unique and customized keepsake for the new arrival and their parents.

From blankets and hats to booties and bibs, this list of adorable knitting patterns for babies showcases modern knitting patterns perfect for knitters of every level – and the babies they love!

Which one of these sweet knitting baby patterns will you start on first?


Cozy Knit Baby Blanket

This is a great “step-up” pattern for a confident beginner. You need to know how to knit and how to purl, how to pick up stitches and knit into the back loop. Fairly straightforward and quick to get going.

Via The Sweeter Side of Mommyhood


Easiest Baby Booties Ever

Hand knit baby booties are a thoughtful gift, but if you’re beginner knitter they can be tricky to make. These booties are the perfect knitting pattern for beginners! Best of all, they only take about 30 minutes to make!

Via Gina Michele


Knit Baby Jacket Set

Quick like a bunny! Knit this super sweet matching hat and sweater set, topped with bunny ears!

Via Yarnspirations


Infant String Knit Mittens

Teeny tiny infant hands, chubby and clenched in a fist, gently jerking about, they are nearly heartbreaking. Everything looks cuter in miniature, doesn’t it!  These Infant Mittens are perfect for your next project.

Via Purl Soho


Perfectly Chunky Knit Baby Blanket

What’s better than chunky baby legs…how about chunky baby legs wrapped in a cozy knit blanket! This blanket is great because it’s a very quick knit with the super chunky yarn and big needles.

Via The Merry Thought


Stockinette Baby Knit Bib

A simple baby bib pattern that would show off the beauty of stockinette stitch, for those of us who may prefer its smoothness to the texture of garter stitch.

Via Ravelry


Knit Baby Bootie

These knitted Mary Jane booties are my favorite new baby gift. The pattern is so simple and uses less than one skein of sport weight yarn, making it the perfect pattern for stash busting.

Via Domestic Space


Princess Blanket

Knit a beautiful blanket in cuddly soft yarn for a new precious baby boy or girl. This pattern is timeless, elegant and perfect for your dear little one.

Via Red Heart


Toddler Loop Boots with Suede Sole

How adorable are these sweet little boots?!? These boots are crocheted using the loop stitch which gives a beautiful and unique texture to the boots.

Via All About Ami


Square Bunny Knit Pattern

The ultimate easy to make stuffie toy for baby. It doesn’t get much easier than this!

Via Lebenslustiger


Pretty Kitty Cat Knit Hat Pattern

Now doesn’t your little kitty cat hat look purrrr-fect? Knit an adorable Pretty Kitty Cat Hat for your little one with this free easy pattern!

Via Little Red Window

Kimono Sweater Knitting Pattern

This kimono style sweater is so easy to knit because it’s all one piece! There’s no sleeve shaping or sewing a bunch of pieces together, and since it closes with ties there’s no button hole shaping or sewing zippers in, yay!

Via Gina Michele


Clean and Simple Baby Dress

Constructed from the top down, this Dress knits up with little fuss, including a long stretch of satisfying stockinette for the skirt.

Via Purl Soho


Baby Bear Knit Pattern

This delightfully versatile little friend can be knit either flat or in the round, and you’ll need just one skein of yarn.

Via Loop Knit Lounge


Wee Stripes Knit Pullover and Hat

Learn how to make this adorable matching hat and sweater set for babies from 6 months to 2 years.

Via Yarnspirations


Woodland Hood Knitting Pattern

This hood is so easy to knit…if you can knit a scarf you can make this! It knits up so fast and it’s really easy to work with. It’s also very warm which will be perfect once the cold weather comes.

Via Gina Michele


Classic Baby Sweater

This sweater is basic and handsome, with a simplicity you don’t often see in knitting patterns. Free baby knitting patterns are often cutesy and over-the-top, but this is just the thing for you parents with more classic tastes.

Via All Free Knitting


Bearly Bonnet Knit Pattern

Bearly Bonnet is a cute and simple, fast knitted bonnet – and comes in four sizes. The pattern has been tested by other knitters, who said it was an easy going pattern with good instructions.

Via Ravelry


Flying Geese Knit Baby Blanket

This traditional pattern of stacked triangles is in a similar tradition to the patchwork “quilt” but with yarn instead of fabric.

Via Purl Soho


Little Sisters Knit Dress

Little sister’s dress is a cute little dress – or vest if you like. It is worked top-down and is totally seamless.

Via Ravelry


Baby Leg Warmers Knitting Pattern

These baby leg warmers are so fast & easy to make! They are designed to be worn either over the knee of scrunched down lower.

Via Gina Michele

Looking for more great baby knitting projects? Here’s an irresistible collection offers 101 original knitting projects for babies and toddlers – One-Skein Wonders® for Babies: 101 Knitting Projects for Infants & Toddlers

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This list of adorable knitting patterns for babies showcases modern knitting patterns perfect for knitters of every level - and the babies they love!

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