There’s nothing more adorable than a new baby, except perhaps a handmade baby shower gift! These crochet patterns will help you create the perfect gift to honor a friend or family member’s new bundle of joy. As an added bonus, every pattern is gender neutral so you don’t even need to know baby’s sex before you begin your project.
1. Stacking Toy
This adorable crocheted version of the classic stacking toy features rings that look like various pond animals. Snag the free pattern on the Lion Brand website.
2. Monkey Toy
3. Crochet Balls
Perfect for using up leftover yarn from your stash, these soft crochet balls will provide baby with hours of entertainment. Make them in a rainbow of colors and present them in a pretty crochet basket. Ravelry has the free pattern.
4. Crochet Lovey
This adorable teddy bear lovely is sure to become one of baby’s favorite friends. Sewrella has the free pattern.
5. Classic Baby Blanket
A handmade baby blanket is a gift that will be cherished for years to come. This pattern was designed with faux cable-like details and is surrounded by a soft border of simple stitches. Get the details at Hidden Meadow Crochet.
6. Weather Mobile
Decorate baby’s nursery with this cute crochet weather mobile. Top Crochet Patterns has the project details.
7. Teething Biscuits
Reusable teething biscuits are a simple way to soothe baby’s sore gums. Learn more at Sweet Mamu.
8. Pacifier Clip
Crochet several of these in various colors for a gift that the mom-to-be will find herself reaching for again and again! Ravelry has the free pattern.
9. Matching Hat and Baby Booties
A matching hat and booties makes for a thoughtful baby shower gift. Visit Sewrella for the pattern.
10. Fox Hat and Diaper Cover
This adorable hat and diaper cover set is perfect for baby’s first photo session and fits infants ages 0-3 months. Head over to Croby Patterns for the details.
11. Baby Eskimo Hat
Perfect for a baby born in the winter months, this hat is a stylish way to ward off the winter chill. Whistle and Ivy has the free pattern.
12. Warm Mittens
Keep baby’s hands warm with these cute mittens. The pattern includes directions for three different sizes: 0 -3 months, 3-6 months, and 6-18 months. Oombawka Design has the details.
13. Baby Bibs
Help keep baby’s outfit nice and clean with these adorable handmade bibs. Get the pattern at Knitless Knitter.
14. Diapers and Wipes Case
The mom-to-be will love this simple diapers and wipes case. It’s an easy way to help her organize baby care essentials. Ravelry has the free pattern.
15. Car Seat Snuggie
Designed to fit all 5 point buckle system car seats and strollers, this snuggie secures under baby so it won’t fall off. Ravelry has the details.