Babies are a perfect excuse to raid the yarn stash and get out the crochet hooks or knitting needles! There’s nothing cuter than a baby cuddled up in something you’ve made yourself, and with Christmas approaching ever closer, you need no excuse to put together a few garms in time for the holidays. Here are 9 of the cosiest little angels absolutely loving being wrapped up and dressed to the nines in wool!
1. Eskimo Kisses
Knit up this cosy hooded poncho for your little loved one with this free Drops pattern.
2. Newborn Cocoon
This Judy Jewell cocoon and hat set is perfect for bringing a little one home from the hospital for the first time. Pattern available for purchase from Ravelry.
3. In A Wink
Wrap your precious bundle of joy in this quick knit blanket, with this free pattern which can be found here.
4. Jungle Explorer
Helen Ardley will have your little explorer all kitted out, with this Let’s Knit three-piece crochet set. Available for free download from our very own site!
5. Precious Pixie
This textured pixie style bonnet is an adorable accessory for any baby. Free crochet pattern available to download here.
6. Junior Dungarees
Let your little one crawl about in comfort and style in these Lisa Richardson knitted overalls. Pattern available from Rowan.
7. Buttoned Warmer
An adorably snug cosy toes is a great alternative to a blanket, as it’s got feet on it and the baby won’t be able to kick it off in the night, guaranteeing a warm night’s sleep. Learn how to knit this here with this free pattern.
8. Bonniest Baby
Knit this vintage-style bonnet, perfect for a formal event such as a Christening or first birthday. Free pattern available here.
9. Sweetheart Baby Booties
These pastel pink booties sure are a real gem, and something to treasure once your little one has outgrown them. Free knitting pattern available here.