Baby Wrap Sweater Knitting Patterns
Wrap, crossover, and kimono style baby cardigans can be easier for dressing and can often adjust to growing baby’s size if they fasten with ribbons or ties.
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These patterns are not my designs but links to other designers who have generously shared their patterns. If you have questions about how to knit a specific pattern, please contact the designer directly.
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Free Knitting Patterns
Long-sleeved wrap cardigan with buttons knit in stockinette with seed stitch. Child’s 2 (4, 6, 8). Perfect for self-striping yarn. Designed by Premier Yarns.
Baby Wrap Jacket
This crossover wrap cardigan features a 4 row repeat lace stitch. for newborns in stockinette stripes. Sizes Newborn, 3 months, 6 months, 12 months, 18-24 months. Designed by Phildar Design Team
- Get the free knitting pattern – requires registration at Loveknitting
- See more 4 Row Repeat Knitting Patterns
Baby Ballerina Wrap
Sizes: 0-3 Months, 3-6 Months, 6-12 Months, 1-2 Years. From Sublime Yarn.
Nana Agnes Baby Cardigan
This wrap sweater, inspired by a vintage pattern, has an attached belt and the wrap opening can be worn on the front or back. Sizes newborn, 3/ 6 months, 12 months. Designed by Urbane La fée moi-même. Pictured project by lilacia who added a flower. Available in English and French.
Cuddly Baby Wrap Sweater
Baby crossover cardigan with seed stitch trim and cable details in front and back. Size 6-12 months. Designed by Naama Zahavi-Ely. Pictured project by hellahelen who used less than a skein
Little Princess Kimono
This crossover wrap cardigan features an Oriel Lace Pattern at the hem. Size 0-6 months. Designed by Jan Henley. Pictured project by Scullybunbun
Teddy Sweater and Hat
Jodi Lewanda designed this versatile, wrap baby sweater and teddy bear hat knit in garter stitch for Red Heart. Sized for 0-3 months, 6-9 months, and 12 months.
Crossover Baby Cardigan and Shawl
Cable columns give a touch of elegance to this wrap baby sweater. Comes with a matching shawl pattern, seen in the background. Sizes 0-6 mos, 6-12 mos, 1-2 yrs, 2-3 yrs, 4-5 yrs, 6-7 yrs. Designed by Thomas B. Ramsden & Co Ltd
Origami Baby Kimono
Easy baby wrap cardigan in garter stitch. One of free patterns the free 9-pattern baby ebook from Interweave. Sizes 22-28 in/ 51-71 cm. Designed by Bonnie Franz. Pictured projects by Hespel who added a crochet edging and flower to second project, and MaggieAndersen who added decorative buttons.
- Get the free ebook from Interweave
- Also available in Interweave Knits, Summer 2003
- See more Garter Stitch Baby Knitting Patterns
Kalari Baby Jacket
This crossover wrap cardigan features a diagonal eyelet lace pattern in the lower half. Sizes 6 (12, 8, 24) months. Designed by Kim Guzman
Garter Stitch Baby Kimono
Easy garter stitch wrap cardigan in kimono style is sized for babies newborn, 1-3 months, 3-6 months. Most Ravelrers rated this easy or very easy. Designed by Joji Locatelli Pictured project by jleigh718
Tilias Kofta Baby Sweater
Wrap cardigan with lace back for babies and toddlers. Sizes Finished chest 51/59/68cm (20/23/26.7”) . Designed by Anne B Hanssen. Pictured project by WordLily
Patterns for Purchase
Harvey Baby Kimono
Kyoto Crossover Baby Cardigan
Herringbone Baby Kimono
Gansey Baby Layette
Blackberry Wrap Cardigan
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!