Everybody loves babies, right? I know I do! I also love creating adorable things for new babies.
Anytime a new baby has been announced in our family, I have gotten out my crochet hooks and started on something special.
I just love watching that yarn take shape!
If you are expecting a baby, or you know someone who is, I have a great collection of 50 adorable crochet baby item patterns that you really need.
How Hard Is Crocheting?
Honestly, crocheting is not at all difficult. I taught myself using a couple of books that I picked up and some helpful YouTube videos.
Anyone can learn to crochet, and these crochet baby patterns are all pretty easy, so you can do them even if you are just beginning in crochet.
What Crochet Baby Item Will You Make?
Since most of these are crochet baby patterns for beginners, they aren’t going to take you long at all to turn out.
So, which ones will you make?
Babies need so many things, from bibs and clothing to diaper covers, toys, and diaper bags…luckily all of these items are covered in this baby crochet pattern collection.
Crocheting Baby Items For Others
If you have a baby shower coming up for someone, a handmade item is a wonderful gift.
I always try to give homemade things for wedding and baby showers, and these easy crochet patterns for baby items are perfect for upcoming showers.
You could create the most adorable crocheted outfits, rattles or washcloths, or make a basket and put several crochet baby items in there.
Some Of My Favorite DIY Baby Projects:
So, which of these adorable DIY crochet baby patterns will you do first?
Crochet Baby Hats Patterns
Crochet Baby Earflap Hat
This crochet earflap hat keeps baby’s little ears warm, and as a bonus there is also a crochet pattern for a set of matching booties. It’s an easy pattern and perfect for newborns to three months.
Adorable Crochet Baseball Cap
This easy to crochet baseball cap can be done in blue or pink to make it perfect for boys or girls. I found the pattern on Etsy. It’s a really easy one to crochet, and you can pick up the pattern for under $6.
Newborn Crochet Flower Hat Pattern
This newborn hat for little girls is adorable, and the pattern is super simple to crochet. This one also has a cute little pair of booties that you can make to match, and they’re easy to crochet, too.
Too Adorable – Crochet Cowboy Hat And Boots
How adorable is this crocheted cowboy hat with matching boots? Do this in pinks for little girls or in boys’ colors. The pattern is super simple to follow, and you can nab the easy pattern on Etsy for less than $7.
Crochet Baby Beanie With Matching Booties
This little crocheted baby beanie has a bow, which you could leave off for little boys. The matching booties are so adorable. Both patterns are simple to follow without needing any knowledge of complicated stitches. This is the perfect crochet pattern for beginners.
Cute Fox Crochet Hat And Diaper Cover Set
Here is an adorable crocheted hat that includes a matching diaper cover. The little fox design is so adorable, and these patterns are both super simple to follow. These are great sets for boys or girls.
Perfect Little Girls’ Newborn Crochet Hat Set
This little crochet set is perfect for newborn baby girls. The set includes the hat, as well as booties and tiny little Mary Jane shoes. If you have a baby shower coming up for a little girl, this is the perfect set to crochet.
Adorable Crochet Sunhat Pattern
Sunhats are essential for little ones to keep the sun from burning their sensitive little heads. This sunhat pattern that I found on Etsy is super easy to crochet, and you can get the pattern, which fits multiple sizes, for around $5.
Easy Newborn Turban Crochet Pattern
This crocheted turban pattern, that I found on Etsy for around $3, is perfect for baby showers. The pattern works with preemie sizes to 18 months. It’s a super easy project that you can turn out in just an hour or so.
Crochet Baby Booties Patterns
Crochet Booties With Hat
This crochet booties pattern also has a matching hat pattern. The sizes range from newborn to child, and both patterns are listed as beginner friendly, so you could turn this out in no time, even if you are just beginning to learn crochet.
Adorable Crochet Mary Janes
These little Mary Janes are so adorable, and the pattern is really easy, even for beginners. The little flower on the size and the button strap make them the cutest crochet baby booties I’ve ever seen.
Cute Crochet Baby Sandals
This pattern for crocheted baby sandals is on Etsy for less than $5, and you won’t find a more adorable baby shoe pattern anywhere. This one is pretty easy, and the pattern is listed as beginner to easy.
Crochet Bunny Booties
This crochet bunny booties pattern on Etsy is under $5, and these are so cute. The patterns are available for newborn to 12 months, and listed as easy, so you can make these even if you are just beginning to crochet.
Adorable Crochet Baby Croc Pattern
Baby Crocs are just too cute. This pattern, that I found on Etsy, shows you how to make an adorable pair of crochet baby Crocs, complete with a button up strap across the top of the foot.
Crochet Booties With Hat
This free pattern is for a pair of standard baby booties and a matching beanie. The pattern itself is really easy to follow, and you don’t need to know any complicated stitches to make the booties…or the hat.
Cute Crochet Nike Baby Booties
Nike doesn’t really make newborn sizes, but you can make your little one a pair of Nikes with this adorable crochet booties pattern that I found on Etsy. It’s a simple pattern and you can grab it right now for just over $5. These would make wonderful DIY crocheted gifts for new parents.
Another Cute Baby Sandals Crochet Pattern
Here is another really cute pair of baby girl sandals that you can crochet in no time. I found this pattern on Etsy, and you can get it for around $5. It’s a simple to follow pattern and available in multiple sizes.
Fringy Crochet Baby Moccasins
I love this baby moccasins pattern that I found on Etsy. The pattern itself is really easy to follow and the moccasins are almost too adorable. Grab the pattern, which is available in different sizes, on Etsy for around $5.
Cute Easter Themed Booties And Hat Set
Whether you make this cute bunny booties and hat set for Easter for just because, you are going to love how simple this one is. The booties are standard crocheted booties and the matching beanie has the most adorable bunny design.
Tie Up Crochet Hiking Boots Pattern
How cute are these little boots? This crochet pattern is on Etsy, and it’s a really easy one to do, even for beginners. The boots look just like real hiking boots when you get them finished.
Cute Crochet Baby Converse
You don’t have to spend a fortune on real Converse for your little one. This pattern on Etsy shows you how to crochet the most adorable pair of little Converse booties, and these are perfect for boys or girls – just adjust your yarn colors accordingly.
Crochet Wrap Boots
This crochet pattern is for a pair of adorable wrap boots that look just like mom’s expensive UGGs. The pattern is on Etsy and it is really simple to follow. The pattern is for sizes from newborn up to 12 months.
Crochet Baby Toys And Necessities Patterns
Easy Crochet Chinese New Year Monkey
This easy to crochet monkey toy is perfect for those upcoming baby showers. These are great for boys or girls, and perfect if you need a gift but you aren’t quite sure of the gender. And, the pattern is really simple.
Crochet Baby’s First Book Pattern
Here is another great pattern that I found on Etsy. This one is for a baby’s first book, which is a simple and somewhat basic crochet pattern. These are great for shower gifts, and you can get the pattern for less than $4.
Crochet Diaper Pouch Pattern
This crochet diaper pouch pattern is easy and great for beginners. The diaper pouch holds a few diapers and buttons down, so you don’t have to carry a full diaper bag every time you go out.
Crochet Butterfly Rattle Pattern
Toys are essential, even for newborns. This crochet baby rattle pattern lets you create an adorable butterfly rattle. The pattern is listed as intermediate, but you don’t need to know a lot of complicated stitches to work this one up.
Rustic Animal Crib Mobile Crochet Pattern
If you are decorating your nursery in a rustic theme, this wild animal crib mobile is the perfect accessory. I found the pattern for this one on Etsy, and it’s a pretty easy one to follow. Grab the pattern for yourself for less than $5. DIY baby mobiles are the best!
Crochet Teddy Bear Pattern
All babies need a favorite teddy bear, and you can make one yourself with this great crochet pattern. The little bear sits in the center of a small blanket, which makes it easy for even newborns to learn to grasp.
Cute Crochet Weather Mobile
This easy to crochet weather mobile is the perfect accessory for any nursery. The little clouds are so easy to crochet, and you can add as many or as few as you want. Mix up your colors to make it perfect for boys or for girls.
Tiny Baby Crocheted Mittens
Mittens are often one of the first things that new crochet enthusiasts learn to make. This newborn baby crocheted mittens pattern is easy, and mittens make the perfect baby shower gift for new parents.
Easy Crochet Bibs Pattern
Babies need bibs, and this pattern teaches you how to crochet your own. These would be perfect for new parents at a baby shower, or you could simply stock up on needed bibs for your own baby.
Gorgeous Crochet Baby Moses Basket
If you are looking for the perfect gift for an upcoming baby shower, this baby Moses basket is it. You can get the pattern on Etsy for less than $5, and this basket fits babies from newborn to three months.
Tiny Crocheted Baby Washcloths
If you are just beginning to crochet, these little baby washcloths are the perfect place for you to start. They are so simple to crochet, and you can get loads of practice for your other projects by making these. Plus, babies need washcloths, right?
Crocheted Stuffed Bunny Pattern
If you want a toy for new baby that he or she will adore as they grow older, this crocheted bunny pattern is perfect. This is actually much easier to crochet than it looks, and it will become a treasured toy as your little one grows.
Crochet Baby Blankets Patterns
Beginner’s Crochet Baby Blanket
Many start learning to crochet by making a blanket. If that’s you, this crochet baby blanket pattern is perfect. It’s a beginner pattern, and it shows you how to make a soft receiving blanket for new babies.
Gorgeous Ruffled Edge Crochet Baby Blanket Pattern
This gorgeous baby blanket features a fabric edge that is ruffled. This is perfect for beginners, because the actual crochet pattern is super easy to follow. Choose coordinating or contrasting fabric to create a beautiful design.
Simple Baby Swaddle Crochet Pattern
This crochet pattern is for a baby swaddle. A swaddle is like a blanket with a hat and feet included, so baby stays perfect covered and warm. I found the pattern on Etsy, and it’s a really easy one with no complicated stitches or advanced crochet knowledge needed.
Crochet Baby Clothes Patterns
Adorable Mickey Mouse Crochet Set
I absolutely adore this little Mickey Mouse crochet pattern. The pattern gives you the bottoms with attached suspenders, the shoes, the gloves and the cutest little Mickey Mouse hat complete with ears. You can grab this easy crochet pattern on Etsy.
Easy Crochet All In One Romper
This little crochet romper is a really easy pattern. It’s like a onesie with style! The romper has a button closure on the back. Onesies are great for newborns, so make up a few of these in different colors to have them on hand or to give as gifts to new moms.
Baby Cardigan Pattern With Pom Poms
This crochet baby cardigan pattern has the most adorable pom poms on the front. Of course, you can leave them off, but why would you? I found this easy to crochet pattern on Etsy. It’s great for boys or girls, depending on your yarn color, and it works for newborn to 12 months.
Gorgeous Crochet Baby Girl Jacket Pattern
This pattern is for a gorgeous little jacket for newborns, and you get an added bonus…a matching dress pattern. I found this one on Etsy, and it’s under $5 for both patterns. Both are pretty easy to follow. This is the perfect pattern if you want a special gift for an upcoming baby shower.
Christening Coat And Bonnet Pattern
A crocheted christening coat and bonnet would be the perfect gift for a new grandbaby or anyone that is expecting. This crochet pattern is simple, despite the gorgeous design. You can have this one worked up in a weekend.
Easy Crochet Holiday Gift Set
This crochet pattern is for a Christmas themed dress, hat, diaper cover and shoes. You can do this in red and white for the holidays or change up your colors if you don’t really need the Christmas theme. Or skip the hat and add a DIY crochet headband instead.
Beautiful Crochet Dress Pattern
What a beautiful little dress! This crochet pattern, that you can get on Etsy for around $2, is really simple and makes the most gorgeous dress for newborn little girls. Sizes for the pattern go up to four years!
Crochet Baby Hoodie
What an adorable little hoodie for newborns! I found this crochet pattern over on Etsy, and it’s a really simple one to follow. The little hoodie is the perfect gift for new moms and dads, and the pattern is just $5 for the instant download.
Little Boys’ Crochet Tuxedo Set Pattern
If you want the perfect gift for a newborn baby boy, this tuxedo set is it. This crochet pattern is so easy, and it gives you instructions for the bib, diaper cover, shoes and the most adorable little crocheted fedora! Head on over to Etsy to grab this one for around $5.
Beginner’s Crochet Pattern – Baby Pants
These little treble crochet baby pants could honestly not be easier to make. These are great for adding some clothing to your new baby’s wardrobe or for a gift for an upcoming shower. The pattern fits babies from newborn to three months.
Newborn Crochet Fireman Set Pattern
This little fireman’s set pattern is adorable, and it’s pretty easy to crochet, too. You get the pattern for the little overalls, shoes and a fireman’s hat. I found this one on Etsy, and you just won’t believe how adorable it is!
Crochet Dress Pattern With Heart Shaped Pockets
Little girls from newborn to 18 months are going to look adorable in this crocheted dress. This pattern is so easy to follow, right down to the heart shaped pockets. It even has an adorable matching beret!
Lace Look Crochet Dress Pattern
This little dress pattern fits babies and girls sizes six months to 10 years. It’s a pretty easy sundress to crochet, and the finished product is absolutely gorgeous. Head over to Etsy to get this pattern for yourself for under $5.