Baby and Kids

One of the many wonderful things about crocheting is that you can find amazing patterns in all sorts of shapes and sizes! Crocheting for babies and kids is fun for you, and appreciated by those who enjoy the finished product—smiles are guaranteed! Peruse our wide selection of crochet patterns for kids.

This Tunisian crochet baby sweater is adorable and makes a great crochet gift.

Baby Crochet Isn’t Boring

Baby girls—everywhere I look I see baby girls. Family and friends are all sharing their exciting news, and I need to start planning my crochet baby gifts. Some of the precious additions will arrive this summer, but a crochet afghan is always welcome. Many of the little girls are expected this fall, giving me time…

Bebe Bib

Bebe Bib

Go There Now This Bebe Bib, inspired by a vintage pattern, eschews ruffles and pastels in favor of modern brights and clean lines. Worked in single crochets in the back loop, you can make this crochet pattern in an afternoon! Designer Amy Polcyn Yarn Red Heart Heads Up (80% acrylic, 20% wool; 106 yds [97m]/3½ oz [100g]): #275 bright coral, 1…

This Tunisian crochet baby sweater is adorable and makes a great crochet gift.

Baby Crochet in 3 Skein or Less

I love crocheting sweaters and pullovers in 0–3, months that is. Baby sweaters are incredibly cute and make great gifts—plus they are much faster than the baby blankets I can never seem to finish. Baby sweaters are also a great way to stash bust. And you can whip up adorable booties, hats, and toys to…

Seedling Hat

Seedling Hat

Go There Now This bright and cheerful yarn combined with a wavy brim makes for a supersweet baby hat. The simple half double crochet hat works up quickly, and the decorative wavy edge gives it a bit of flair. Designer Dana Bincer Yarn HiKoo Simplicity Yarn (distributed by Skacel) (55% merino superwash, 28% acrylic, 17% nylon; 117 yd [107 m]/ 1¾ oz…

Seedling Blanket

Seedling Blanket

Go There Now There’s just something sweet about creating a handmade gift for baby. This blanket combines a light and airy shell with a solid wavy edge. Designer Dana Bincer Yarn HiKoo Simplicity Yarn (distributed by Skacel) (55% merino superwash, 28% acrylic, 17% nylon; 117 yd [107 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #040 green apple, 7 skeins. Hooks U.S. size I/9 (5.5 mm) crochet…


Make it! Quick, Like a Bunny!

The Make it! Crochet issue is now available for purchase or download! It’s a great selection of carefully-chosen projects that are quick to work up and suitable for a new crocheter to tackle—in a hurry! It may not surprise you to hear that I just happen to be in a hurry. Only two days left…


A Sweater in Four Days

  It can be difficult to remember—in the hustle of a handmade holiday—that crafting is meant to be fun and relaxing! We’re in crunch time now, and it’s clear that any remaining gifts will have to be ones that work up quickly. But don’t sacrifice the fun. And don’t stress! There are lot s of…


Terrace Throw for Baby

This pattern was created using Red Heart Super Saver in pale Yellow, and measures approx. 20" x 30". The pattern is available on ETSY. MY shop name is "creativecreationsby" (Vicki)


SUN and STARS Baby Blanket

What better way to celebrate the arrival of a baby than with a splash of suns and stars.  This is the perfect pram or cot blanket for a boy or girl. A simple octagon and a small square create this warm and comfy blanket made from organic wool cotton yarn. Skill Level: Intermediate  Yarn: Rowan…