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Little Garter Gerkin
Shrug / bolero that is knitted in one piece using garter stitch shaped with short rows. You can use any needles and yarn, and can customize as you knit. All sizes (baby/child/adult). Designed by Gina Jones
Pretty shrug sized for toddler and children, worked flat. Sport weight yarn. Designed by Thomas B. Ramsden & Co
Daisy Lace Child’s Bolero
This easy long-sleeved shrug features a band of daisy stitch along sleeves and back. Sport weight yarn. Designed by Kirsti Ummelas. Available in English and Estonian.
Spring Peplum Cardy
Bolero cardigan with lace peplum border. Sizes 6-9 mnths, 9-12 mnths, 12-18 mnths, 18-24 mnths, 3-4 yrs! 5-6 yrs. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Charm Knits
Peppar Baby Shrug
Pullover shrug with ribbed front collar so it will stay on little ones comfortably. Knit top down without seams. Sizes Newborn-3m/6-12m/12-18m/2-3y (4-6y/8y/10y/12y). Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Yarn-Madness. Rated very easy by Ravelrers. Pictured project by listentothelion
Fiesta Baby Shrug
Cabled short cardigan with ruffles at cuffs and hem. Sizes 0-3 months and 3-6 months. Fingering weight yarn. Designed by Verde Celadon
Baby Lace Shrug
Lace shrug with 2 ribbing options. Sizes doll, 6 months, 12 months, 2 years, 4 years, 6 years, 8 years, 10 years. Designed by Gabrielle Danskknit, Pictured project by ilovemath
Easy Little Girl Shrug
This easy child’s cardigan is knit in a 4-row repeat trinity stitch. Sizes 2, 4, 6, 8 years. Designed by Cathy Payson for Red Heart
Knotted Openwork Girl’s Shrug
This shrug features a 4 row repeat lace pattern. Also comes with matching American Girl size. Sizes Girl’s 10/12 and 18-inch doll. Sport weight yarn. Designed by Kristen Renneker
Warming Up Shrug
Quick knit in bulky yarn. Sizes 4 years – 10 years. Designed by Cathy Payson for Red Heart
Designed by Debbie Bliss, this shrug is knit in one piece and seamed. Sizes 3-6 months, 6-9 months, 9-12 months, 12-18 months, 18-24 months. Pictured project by suecrafty
- Get the free knitting pattern
- Get the recommended Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran on Deramore’s (39 colors!)
- Get the book that contains this pattern The Ultimate Book of Baby Knits
Hugs and Kisses Baby Bolero
X and O cables embellish the long sleeves of this baby shrug. Sizes Newborn, 3M, 6M, 9M, 12M, 18M. Designed by Rachel Dickman
Patterns for Purchase
Miss Daisy Shrug for Babies and Children
This cardigan features a stylish shawl collar and flared shape. Sizes: 3mo (6mo, 12mo, 18mo // 2y, 3y, 4y, 5y, 6y). Designed by Lisa Chemery of Frogginette Knitting Patterns. Worsted weight yarn. Available in English and French.
- See more pics and get the knitting pattern at Loveknitting
- Get the recommended Malabrigo Worsted yarn at Loveknitting (140 shades)
- See more designs by Frogginette Knitting Patterns
Marian Shrug for Baby through Adult
Marian is a feminine open cardigan/shrug, and has a flared lace back panel. 3 patterns in sizes from newborn to adult. Designed by Taiga Hilliard Designs. Worsted weight yarn.
- Get the Baby and Child Marian Shrug knitting pattern at Loveknitting. Sizes- Newborn to 4T
- Get the Baby Marian Girl knitting pattern at Loveknitting Sizes Newborn to 10 years
- Get the Adult Marian Shrug knitting pattern at Loveknitting
Sirdar Snuggly Baby Bolero and Hat with Flower 1817
To Fit Age: Premature to 12 Months
- Get the knitting pattern at Loveknitting
- Get the recommended Sirdar Snuggly DK yarn at Loveknitting (41 shades)
This beautiful bolero is knitted bottom up as one piece with no seams. It has beautiful lace butterfly pattern on the back and raglan sleeves.
The pattern is written for seven sizes: 9-12 months; 12 – 18 months; 2 years, 3 – 4 years; 5 – 7 years, 8 – 10 years, 11 – 12 years.
Snuggly Baby Bolero
Ribbed border with optional color stripes, attached knitted flower. Sizes Birth – 7 years (chest 16-26″/41-66cm). Designed by Sirdar. (No longer free.)
This baby cardigan is rated easy by the designer Stefanie Japel and most of the Ravelrers who tried it. Sizes 3, 6, 12–18, 24 months. One of the patterns in 5 Favorite Knitting Patterns for Babies and Kids from Interweave. Pictured project by sofiecat