FREE Crochet for Babies & Children Patterns

As the holidays draw nearer, it's time to start thinking about what to get for the little ones who will be celebrating their first Christmas. Nothing shows your love more than a handmade toy that will bring them joy all year. Browse through all of the free crochet baby patterns to find the right gift for the babies and children in your life.

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Featured Crochet for Babies & Children Patterns
Bath-Time Friends
These 2 cute animal kiddie bath mitts, an elephant and a monkey, are great stash-buster projects because they require only small amounts of cotton yarn in several different colors. This e-pattern was originally published in Easy Living Crochet.

Size: 7" x 8". Made with medium (worsted) weight yarn and size H/8/5mm hook.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Darla Sims.
School Bus Toy
You won't miss this bright yellow bus! Bus size: 11 inches long

Skill level: Beginner
Designed by
Lori Zeller.
School Days I
Comfy cotton and rich colors are a perfect back-to-school combination. Patterns for both hat and jumper are included. This e-pattern was originally published in the August 2009 issue of Crochet World magazine.

Size: Child's 2 through 8. Made with light (DK) weight yarn and size F (3.75mm) hook.

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Deborah Maxwell.
Vacation Tote & Teddy
Darling tote & teddy with outfits and matching blankie are crocheted with medium (worsted) weight yarn and sizes G and I hooks.

Finished sizes: Tote (8" tall), Teddy (8" long).

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Lori Zeller.

Celebrate Baby's First Christmas Using Free Crochet Baby Patterns

Your baby may not be old enough to remember this first Christmas, but you can still give a gift that will be treasured for years to come. Browse through our large selection of Baby Accessories to find free patterns for a vast range of projects. These patterns also come in a wide variety of skill levels, so even if you're new to crocheting, you will be able to make a wonderful gift for your little one.

Keep Baby Warm with Free Crochet Baby Patterns

Winter makes everyone want to bundle up, and your baby is no exception. With Baby Bootie & Sock patterns, you can be sure that the cold can't get to the baby's little toes. Or maybe you may want to challenge yourself to making a sweater for a holiday picture. The Baby Clothes patterns have many sweater patterns for you to choose from.

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