Knitting for children

Knitting for children

Cabled bonnet knitting pattern free

Bonnet knitting patternBonnet

Design by Patons Big Baby

Bonnet to fit head: 45-50 cm (6-12 months)


1 ball 100gm Patons Big Baby 4ply in White 2540

Needles and Tools

3.25mm knitting needles

Little girl's knitted top-down dress

Dress knitting patternBaby girls will look super-cute in this pretty top-down dress with a sewn-on badge to add extra interest.

Design by Bergere de France


Age: 6mths[12mths:18mths:2yrs:3yrs]

Actual chest: 46(50:56:58:60)cm (18[19 3/4:22:22 3/4:23 3/4]in)

Length to shoulder: 35(38:41:43:48)cm (13 3/4[15:16:17:19]in)

Figures in square brackets refer to larger sizes: where there is only one set of figures this applies to all sizes.

Baby booties crochet pattern

Bootees crochet patternThese seamless booties start in the center of the sole and are worked in the round to the instep. The instep is then worked back and forth, and the cuff is joined and worked in the round using front and back post double crochet.

DESIGNED BY Claudia Barbo


To fit 0-3 months: 3 1/4"/8 cm foot length


Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino, 55% merino wool/33% microfiber/12% cashmere, 137 yds (125 m)/1.75 oz (50 g), Color203 Teal

Bibs crochet patterns free

BibBib Trio

DESIGNED BY Edie Eckmart

Having three coordinating bibs means you can switch them out frequently when they become soiled. Each bib takes just 10 grams of yarn, so you could get a fourth and maybe a fifth bib out of a single skein, if you like.


Approximately 6 1/4"/16 cm wide and 3 1/4"/8 cm long, excluding ties


Plymouth Yarns Bio Sesia 5, 100% cotton, 196 yds (180 m)/1.75 oz (50 g), Color 2859

Little girl's jumper top crochet pattern

Jumper top crochet patternJumper Top

DESIGNED BV Julie Blagojevich

Lovely merino, cashmere, and silk yarn will keep your young one cozily comfy. The skirt uses a feather and fan pattern, and the piece is worked in the round with doubled laceweight yarn.


To fit 12 months: 17"/43 cm chest circumference and 1 3/4"/34.5 cm length