Knitting patterns for baby pants, diaper covers, overalls, dungarees and rompers Many of the patterns are free. Updated 2/4/23
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5494 Colour Block Dungarees
Colorful baby overalls pants with bib, front pocket, button fastenings for quick changes. Sizes 0-3(3-6, 6-9, 9-12, 12-18, 18-24) months. DK weight yarn. Sirdar 5494 Colour Block Dungarees.
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Siri Baby Pants
Adorable baby pants with sweet mock cable lace details at the ankles and around the waist. Sizes 3 (6-9) 12-18 (24) months. Designed by Sanne Bjerregaard for Filcolana. Available in English, Danish, German
Little Weekend Pants and Top
Matching set of drawstring pants with leg pockets and pullover sweater top with front pocket. Sizes 12 months, 18 months, Child 2 Years. Designed by Irina Poludnenko for Lion Brand Yarn. DK weight yarn.
Hrönn Jónsdóttir’s leggings are sized for 9-18 months. Pictured project by bobbiebee
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Diaper cover with stretchy ribbing to fit over nappies and an i-cord belt for extra help in fitting. Brioche rib is used in the crotch section for stretchiness and double layers of protection. Designed by Vivian Tng. Pictured projects by Bburg and iceshayde who lengthened waistband and leg band to 8cm depth, and didn't knit the eyelets.
These cute baby jeans with ingenious details are designed by Kay Gardiner & Cristina Shiffman and knit up quickly. Sizes 0[3-6, 6-12, 12-18, 18-24] months
Cascia Diaper Cover
Soaker with a front closure for easier fastening. It knits up quickly in one piece with short rows and a ribbed crotch for a perfect fit. Sizes Newborn (small, medium, large, extra large). Designed by Shannon Donald
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On the Go-veralls
Heidi Lehman’s overalls are sized for 0-6mos 6-12mos 12-18mos 2T 3T
Yumiko Sakurai designed these leggings for 3-24 months. Available in English and French
Stripey Baby Dungarees
Becky Smith designed these overalls that are roomy enough for diapers with , with legs that open for changes. Sizes 0-3m, 3-6m, 6-12m, 12-18m, 18-24m
Little Seedling Soaker
Christine Blyden designed this buttoned baby diaper cover.
Royal Knit Baby Onesie
Striped baby onesie from Red Heart in 3 sizes – 0-3 months, 6-12 months, 18 months. Designed by Lorna Miser
Soaker in Super Bulky Yarn
Diaper cover is a quick knit in super bulky yarn. Video tutorial included. Designed by Bronislava Slagle
Cabled Baby Overalls
Designed by the Red Heart Design Team for Newborn, 6 months, and 9 months
Seed Stitch Soaker
Diaper cover in worsted weight sized about 3 months. Designed by Bronislava Slagle
These pants from DROPS Design are sized for 1/3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 – 3/4) years. Pictured project by NaneR
Carey Huffman’s pants fold up to be held in place by the monster’s mouth or can be let down to full length pants. 6-12 months [12-18 months, 2T, 4T, 6 years]
Curly Purly Soaker
Marnie Ann Joyce designed these soakers with ribbed and pleated waistband.
Patterns for Purchase
Baby Set with Short Pants
AVAILABLE AGAIN! Baby outfit layette with matching short pants romper, cardigan, bonnet, booties, collar, and blanket. Sizes 0-3, 6, 12 months. Designed by Olaug Kleppe for Dale Garn as 310-01. Fingering weight yarn. English only.
Baby Lollipop Skirt with Bloomers
2 piece baby outfit of shorts and striped skirt that can be worn together or separately. Sizes 3-6 months (6-12 months, 1 year). Techniques used: Knit, purl, k2tog, SSK, yo, M1L and M1R, kf&b, picking up stitches, and working in a round. Designed by Bekah Knits. Worsted weight yarn.
Bunny Baby Romper
A quick knit baby romper with a sweet bunny cable on the bib. Light ribbing on the back of the pants to create a nice fit. Designed by CraftyStuffBabyHats. Aran weight yarn.
Baby Pants Diaper Cover
Diaper cover with lace detail in sizes 1/3/6 months.
Sweet Hearts Diaper Cover
Baby pants with lace hearts and button closure in sizes 1/3/6 months.
Romper with bib and pants is great for newborn baby photos.
BriannaK’s design works up quickly in around 2 hours. There’s a matching bonnet pattern. Size: Newborn