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FREE Babies & Children's Knitting Patterns

Nothing says warmth like a beautifully handmade baby knit blanket or adorable baby sweater. These free baby and children's patterns feature beautiful colors and textures perfect for naptime snuggles or playtime. A baby blanket or handmade gift makes a wonderful gift during cold winter months.

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Featured Babies & Children's Knitting Patterns
Little Sweetheart
Any little girl would look adorable in a dress highlighted with sweet little hearts and a lovely picot hem. Fits child's sizes: 1(2,3,4)

Skill level: Intermediate
Designed by
Sandi Prosser.
Elephant Baby Toy
Entertain a wee one with a tiny treasure that's easily made with self-striping yarn. This e-pattern was originally published in the May 2011 issue of Creative Knitting magazine.

Size: About 7" tall. Made with super-fine (sock) weight yarn and size 1 (2mm) set of 4 double-pointed or circular needles.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Nancy Anderson.
Knit Lion Slippers
These knit slippers are fierce! Your sweet little one will love them. Featuring a whimsical lion design, this free knitting pattern is too fun. Download the pattern today and stitch it for his or her birthday! Sizes: Small (5 1/2" sole) and large (6 1/2" sole).

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Phyllis Wortman.
Marshmallow Party Dress
What's frilly, textured and perfect for spring? This adorable knitting pattern for a baby dress! Download the design and stitch it as shown, or customize it to create something truly unique. This well-designed dress is sure to look cute on her. Size Child's 6 (12, 18) months

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
American School of Needlework.
Simple Stripe Blanket
Even summer babies need their blankets; this one is a breeze! This e-pattern was originally published in Creative Knitting September 2009.

Size: 27 1/2" x 37 1/2". Made with medium (worsted) weight yarn and size 10 (6mm) needles.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Debbie Slaback.

Warm Up Your Little Ones with Knitted Treasures

Keep your little ones warm with beautifully crafted baby knit blanket or baby clothing.. This season, knit the newest baby in your life a beautiful welcome home gift from this selection of free baby blanket knit patterns. Choose from a selection of patterns available for every skillset. Add some fun to the package with a handmade toy. Our Toy Knitting Patterns include colorful blocks, adorable stuffed animals, doll dresses, and other fun objects.

Create Warm Memories with Knitting Patterns for Babies and Children

Children grow up so fast, but those garments made for them by family and friends become treasured keepsakes of their first days or years. Our selection of Children's Clothing Knitting Patterns includes plenty of warm sweaters for this time of year. Keep your whole family warm with Kids Accessories knitting patterns, including hats and warm slippers.

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