Crocheting for a new arrival? If so, this list of free baby patterns will come in handy.
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Baby blankets and baby afghans are delightful crochet projects. They're both useful and beautiful. They make outstanding baby shower gifts, and they're also great for either charity crocheting or keeping.
Pictured here: the heart sampler afghan for baby girls. You could make a boy's version of this afghan if you use blues, greens and yellows instead of the colors pictured. Click here to see more color ideas.
We've posted a wide variety of free crochet patterns for baby afghans.... There are patterns for both boys and girls, and plenty that are unisex too.
See Also: Baby blanket edgings
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03 of 07
If you'd like to crochet some baby booties for little cuties, check out our list of free patterns for baby booties.
04 of 07
If you need a quick baby shower gift that's also affordable, consider crocheting a baby bib or two. They're so much fun to make -- think cute animals, fun stitch textures, and playful colors! Bibs are practical gifts; any new mom would be glad to have a few more bibs stashed away for her little one.Continue to 5 of 7 below.
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Baby hats are also fun, affordable and practical crochet projects. The picture shows a classic baby bonnet, which is an easy design to crochet. However, our list of baby hats includes many different styles, including beanies and others.
Some of our patterns feature multiple sizes, in case you'd like to make matching hats for several of the children in the family.
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This crocheted washcloth is baby-friendly, although any member of the family could use it. The suggested yarn for this pattern is a soft organic cotton, which is perfect for cleansing delicate skin.
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We really appreciate your interest in our free crochet patterns. Want to find more of them? If so, we invite you to stay and browse awhile. Here are some additional crochet resources you might also enjoy.
- Crocheted Baby Shoes
- Crochet Accessories
- Home Decor
- Free Trim and Edging Patterns
- Crochet Appliques
- Free Granny Square Patterns
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