Toy Knitting Patterns

Welcome new babies this year with a knit toy. Handmade gifts are more meaningful and may be something the child keeps their whole life. Explore our collection of free toy knitting patterns and start making toys for your little ones today.

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Teddy Bear Top
Even teddy bears need something to wear in the winter, and your favorite bear will appreciate it.

Skill level: Beginner
Designed by
Margaret Santino
3-D Baby Blanket & Toy Blocks
An old quilt design, Tumbling Blocks, is adapted as an intriguing knit design for a soft baby blanket. Soft knit toy blocks complete the set. This e-pattern was originally published in the January 2010 issue of Creative Knitting magazine.

Size: Blanket: 39" x 39". Block: 5" cube. Made with light (DK) weight yarn, size 6 (4mm) straight and 32" circular needles, and size G (4mm) crochet hook.

Skill Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Designed by
Kathy Wesley
Accessorize Your Snowman
Enjoy dressing a snowman in his knitted woolens while you can, before he melts away! Size: 5 1/2 inches tall

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Kathy Sasser
Baby Bumble Bee
Knit a delightful toy bee, inspired by the favorite child's song. No need to squash this one, he's very friendly. Size: Approx 9" long x 12" diameter.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Mary Saunder
Baby's First Ball
The crevices in this soft ball are perfect for tiny fingers to grasp.

Finished size: 6" in diameter. Made using DK weight cotton yarn, size 4 needles.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Diane Zangl
Bam-Bam Balls
Give your favorite little one a handmade toy. Stitch this free knitting pattern! Soft balls in three sizes will fit any little hand in a game of catch. Because they are so soft, they can even be tossed in the house. Size: Small (medium, large).

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Cindy Polfer
Baseball Player
This little guy is ready for a day at the ballpark dressed in his playtime outfit consisting of cap, shirt, pants and shoes. This e-pattern was originally published in Itty Bitty Knitties.

Size: Fits 5" baby doll. Made with super fine (sock) weight yarn and size 2/2.75mm needles.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Frances Hughes
Belle of the Ball
Your child's imagination will soar back to the genteel days of beautiful debutantes and grand balls! Size: 11 1/2" fashion doll.

Skill Level: Advanced
Designed by
Thelma Jean Young
Bobbles the Lamb
Bobbles is a cuddly lamb that your child will be happy to snuggle. Size: Approx 9" tall x 12" long.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Kennita Tully
Bonnie Bunny
Here is a fluffy, easy-to-knit bunny that will add a touch of whimsy to the decor of any child's room. Size: Approx 17" tall.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Shari Haux
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Knit Toys are Perfect for Cuddling

Knit toys are always great for naptime cuddling. Whether you're snuggling with a Baby Bumble Bee or you prefer a cute Waddle Duck, knit toys are always fun to make. If you need a good baby shower idea, soft knit toys are a great option. What baby doesn't like playing with blocks? Make a soft set of Cabled Baby Blocks for the next baby shower you attend.

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