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24 Free Adorable Crochet Baby Gift Patterns – Part 1 of 2

24 crochet baby shower gifts

Before I learned to crochet, whenever I thought about “crochet” the first thing that would come to mind was babies! Crochet always made me think of cute patterns for little baby booties and bonnets and sweaters and blankets. It’s almost like crochet and babies were meant to go together.

To this day, I find I really enjoy making baby gifts, do you? There is just something special about picturing that squishy little face and those tiny toes while I’m crocheting a baby gift. I just can’t help myself; I HAVE to crochet something special for each and every baby shower, christening, and first birthday event.

If you need a gift for a new baby, then look no further. I scoured the web to find 24 adorable and FREE baby crochet patterns perfect for gifting at your next baby shower! Read on and choose one of these sweet baby patterns, ranging from classic to unique to just plain fun! You are sure to find the perfect gift to make for that new little bundle of joy! Happy crocheting!

Here is Part 1 of Crochet Baby Shower Gifts

Toys Baby will Love:

Crochet Teddy Bear Lovey

1 – Soft, adorable, and huggable are the words that come to mind for this sweet little Teddy Bear Lovey Pattern by the Loopy Lamb! Ashley will help you learn to crochet with faux fur to create this fantastic gift sure to be a hit with baby and mom! Find the FREE pattern here!

Plush Octopus crochet baby pattern

2 – You will fall in love with this sweet Octopus Crochet Pattern by Crochet 365 Knit too! Sweet and simple, this octopus is truly the perfect comfort object for baby! Cheryl has created a unique method for creating tentacles without extra sewing (what a win!). While this pattern was designed with preemies in mind, it’s the perfect snuggly gift for any tot! Find the FREE pattern here! (Looking for more toys? Check out our list of adorable amigurumi patterns here!)

Baby Bunny Teether crochet pattern

3 – Need a last-minute baby shower gift? The adorable Bunny Ear Teether from Yarn Society takes less than an hour to make, and it’s beginner-friendly! Crochet teethers are so great for soothing sore little gums, and babies love the texture! Mom tip: Make sure to use a 100-percent cotton yarn, and a light color is best! Find the FREE pattern here!

Fun Photo Props:

Garden Baby Cocoon crochet pattern

4 – Is there anything cuter than a newborn baby snuggled up in a handmade cocoon? This little Garden Baby Cocoon Pattern from Melody’s Makings is oh-so-sweet and works up quickly for your tiny babe using super bulky yarn! Perfect for boys or girls, this cocoon is sure to be a hit for adorable newborn photos! Find the FREE pattern here!

Mermaid Tail baby cocoon crochet pattern

5 – Mermaids are all the rage, and now even the tiniest baby can join the fun with the mermazing Baby Mermaid Tail Pattern by Lovable Loops! This cute little mermaid tail would make a fantastic photo prop as well as a snuggly cocoon for naptime or playtime fun! Find the FREE pattern here!

Baby Chick Cocoon and Hat pattern

6 – Looking for the perfect cocoon for a spring baby? The Baby Chick Hat and Cocoon Pattern by Left in Knots is ideal for spring babies and just too cute! This adorable baby crochet pattern works up quickly with bulky yarn and is the perfect prop for boys or girls! Find the FREE pattern here!

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Adorable Nursery Decor:

Crochet baby Kite Garland pattern

7 – New moms spend a lot of time planning baby’s nursery! Give a unique addition to the nursery decor with this adorable Kite Garland by Octopus Crochet! Make this sweet gender-neutral garland in baby’s nursery colors, and it is sure to be a hit! Find the FREE pattern here!

Cloud Mobile crochet baby pattern

8 – I love clean, simple, and fun decor for nurseries! This adorable Cloud Mobile Pattern by Having Happy is a perfect match! This versatile pattern can be used as a wall hanging or mobile! Crochet this pattern in beautiful neutrals, or make the raindrops in colors to match baby’s room! Find the FREE pattern here!

Crochet Baby Play Mat pattern

9 – Little babies spend a lot of time playing on the floor. Every baby deserves to play on this amazingly squishy and soft Modern Crochet Baby Play Mat Pattern by Sweet Everly B! Basically, you get to crochet a cloud (using plush jumbo yarn) for baby to play on and have tummy time! Can I get one too? Find the FREE pattern here!

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The Cutest Crochet Bibs:

Easy Crochet Baby Bib pattern

10 – When it comes to baby essentials, bibs top the list! The Easy Crochet Baby Bib Pattern by Traverse Bay Crochet would make a fantastic gift! These baby bibs are quick to crochet and perfect for gifting or making a stack for your own babe! I love that the pattern even includes instructions to add a little felt applique. What a fun, personalized gift! Find the FREE pattern here!

Cute as a Button Bib

11 – Looking for a pattern that is simple and cute with just a touch of girly sweetness? You will love the Cute as a Button Crochet Baby Bib Pattern from Stitch and Unwind Blog by AllFreeCrochet.com. The scalloped edging gives these bibs a sweet vintage look that is so classic and pretty on little babies! Find the FREE pattern here!

Crochet Monster baby bib

12 – For bibs that are a little more boyish, the aRAWRable Monster Baby Bibs Pattern by Repeat Crafter Me will fit the bill perfectly. Colorful and fun, these bibs are perfect for catching drool while helping baby keep looking adorable! Give a new mom a monster bib or two, and she will be guaranteed to love and appreciate her gift! Find the FREE pattern here!

 

Next up: Part 2 with 12 more patterns including booties, bonnets, blankies, and more…

 

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Lisa M Fox
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Lisa M Fox is the crochet obsessed human and passionate designer behind Green Fox Farms Designs. She loves connecting with other crocheters and designing patterns that put a cute and colorful spin on everyday objects to make them just as fun to crochet as they are to use! Lisa blogs about all things crochet and has published many free crochet patterns and tutorials at Green Fox Farms Designs. When she is not crocheting or sewing, she loves reading fantasy novels and playing board games with her family. She and her husband live with their 5 children on their small family hobby farm in central Minnesota.

You can find Lisa at:

Lisa M. Fox

www.happilyhooked.com

Lisa M Fox is the crochet obsessed human and passionate designer behind Green Fox Farms Designs. She loves connecting with other crocheters and designing patterns that put a cute and colorful spin on everyday objects to make them just as fun to crochet as they are to use! Lisa blogs about all things crochet and has published many free crochet patterns and tutorials at Green Fox Farms Designs. When she is not crocheting or sewing, she loves reading fantasy novels and playing board games with her family. She and her husband live with their 5 children on their small family hobby farm in central Minnesota. You can find Lisa at:

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