Little One Hoodie Knitting Patterns
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Free Knitting Patterns
Playful Hooded Poncho
Garter stitch hoodie for babies and toddlers with cute bear ears for fun. Sizes 6 months to 24 months. Designed by Jodi Lewanda
Baby Yeti Hoodie
Easy plush pullover sweater with hood for babies by Berroco Design Team designed for fleece type yarn. Sizes Newborn (3 mo), Small (6 mo), Medium (9 mo). The pictured project is by cguggs who modified the pattern for size 12-18 months. Rated easy by designer and Ravelrers.
Zippered Baby Hoodie
This zippered cardigan with hood features a two row repeat textured stitch and minimal seaming just to attach the sleeves and hood to the body. Sizes 6 months, 12 months, 18 months and 2 years. Designed by Jeannette Murphy
Storybook Baby Hoodie
Hoodie cardigan in baby and child sizes from Lion Brand Yarn. All pieces are worked flat in garter stitch (knit every row). Sizes: Newborn, 3–6 months, 12–18 months, 2 years, 4 years
Play Date Cardie
This easy hooded baby cardigan sweater by Lorna Miser is knit in garter stitch. Sizes 6 months to 24 months.
Easy Baby Hoodie
Jean Guirguis designed this hooded pullover sweater for Red Heart UK. Baby sizes 3-6 months, 12 months, 18 months and 24 months.
Garter Ridge Hoodie
Erika Flory designed this sweater for 1 [2, 4, 6] years
Baby Bear Hoodie
Finished Chest: 22″, including bands
4 sizes from 0-24 months. Designed by Yarnspirations.
Recommended yarn is available on the pattern site. You can also get it on sale at Etsy.
Show Your Stripes Baby Jacket
This easy hooded baby jacket is knit in garter stitch. The sweater is knit in one piece from side to side and the stitches are picked up to knit the hood. Sizes 6 and 12 months
Ruffle Hood Coat
Julie Farmer designed this swing coat with ruffled hood for Red Heart UK. Child’s sizes 2-8
Susie Bonell designed this hoodie sweater with front pockets for Cascade Yarns. Sizes: Chest: 26, 28, 30 inches
Bernat designed this jacket with zipper and hood for sizes 4, 6, 8, 10.
Steggie Hoodie Sweater
Designed by Julia Farwell-Clay, this hoodie with spines is inspired by the stegosaurus. Chest: 26[27.5, 30, 32] inches
Perfect Posy Hoodie
Marilyn Losee designed this adorable hooded pullover with embroidered flowers for Caron. Sizes 3-6 (9-12, 18-24) months
Homero Luna designed this hoodie inspired by Max’s ‘Rumpus Suit’ from Where the Wild Things Are, this pattern is available in 19 sizes, from infant to the largest Adult size w/a finished chest circumference of 56”.
Poncho A Go-Go
This hooded cape from Bernat is knit in multi-color chunky yarn.
Patterns for Purchase
Cool Kid Hooded Hat
Happy Cheer Hooded Cardigan
Cadet Hooded Cardi
Hooded Baby Cardigan
Jumping Bean Hoodie
Sizes 6/9 (12/18, 24, 36/48) months
Chunky Hooded Poncho
Sizes include toddler, child, adult woman sizes. Additional directions for making a version lop eared bunny poncho.
Susan Barstein’s hooded lace poncho comes in baby, toddler, child sizes. Baby (0-12 months), 12-24 months, 2t-4t, 5-7 years
Terry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, intheloopknitting.com. Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!