Quick Baby Shower Gift Knitting Patterns
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Free Knitting Patterns
Big Baby Bib
Oversized bib keeps baby fully covered while they eat for easy cleanup. 11″ x 12″ (28cm x 30cm). From Willow Yarns
Comfy Baby Cocoon and Cap
Easy stretchy ribbed sleep sack with matching hat by Kim Kotary
Fortune Cookie Baby Booties
Sheila Zachariae’s baby shoes are the easiest booties ever. Knit flat and folded like a fortune cookie, Sheila put fortunes in them and uses a takeout box as a gift box. Other knitters have added embellishments of ribbons and buttons.
Stitch Sampler Swatch Baby Blocks
Make baby blocks out of stitch swatches! In the pattern and class, Melanie Falick covers basic stitch sampler patterns. Then she shows how to seam the swatches around a foam cube for a fun quick baby gift. Pattern and instructional video class available for free with a free trial at Creativebug. Also a great idea for re-purposing swatches from other projects. Great quick baby shower gift!
Julie Ross designed this easy pacifier holder, bib, blanket combo with an easy button fastener.
Hearts for Ruthie Wash Cloth and Baby Bib
Knitted by Elaine Fitzpatrick, there is also a washcloth version. The link below goes to the blog post. The link to download the pattern is in the list of links on the right side of the post.
Patterns for Purchase
60 More Quick Baby Knits: Adorable Projects for Newborns to Tots
Tiny Tidal Pool Baby Blanket
This easy and quick striped circular blanket is knit to resemble ripples in a pool. Knit in garter stitch with a picot edge and decorated with 3 knit starfish. The designer says it can be knit in 10 hours which makes it a perfect quick baby shower gift.
Cable Sampler Baby Blocks
Practice new stitches while creating cute squeezable baby toys. Finished size is a 6″ cube.
Baby Washcloths to Knit
9 washcloths including a Sailboat, Little Lamb, Baby Bunny, Butterfly, Rubber Ducky, Stork, Baby Bottle, Baby Buggy, and Rocking Horse.
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!