Handmade baby gifts are the best! I don't know which is more fun: sewing them or giving them away. Here are lots of free sewing patterns and step-by-step tutorials for gifts like baby hats, blankets, diaper baskets and pouches, hampers and much more. These easy-to-sew baby gifts are perfect to have on hand for baby showers, new mom gifts, and the holidays.
Patchwork bib and tea towel set
Here is a set of 3 gifts perfect for newborns: a baby bib, a tea towel and a baby pouch with a large pocket. This quick and easy patchwork baby bib and bib set is made with regular quilting cotton and matching solid flannel fabrics. This free pattern is so soft and cuddly, baby will love it. There is Velcro instead of snaps, so you don't need any additional tools. Every new mom needs lots of bibs!
Cute diaper pouch with a large pocket on the front
Quick and easy, it's the best handmade baby shower gift. The large pocket baby pouch is perfect for storing a few diapers and wipes while you're on the go. If you have cute fabrics with polar bear or seal designs, they are perfect for boys or girls, so you can prepare this gift in advance and be ready for a surprise party.
Sweet baby hat pattern
This cute, soft knit baby hat comes with a fitted top and a cuff that can be rolled up for added cuteness. There is also a high knot version! The free baby hat the sewing pattern is from Coral + Co.
Tied Bow Headband
THE Headband model with tied bow by Coral + Co is simple to make and looks adorable in pictures.
Free Cloth Doll Pattern
No list of free baby sewing patterns is complete without a handmade doll! Katy cloth doll is the perfect gift for a baby or toddler. This free pattern has beautiful long hair that can be braided. Isn't that adorable?
Baby Lovey blanket with fleece and ruffles
This little blanket has ruffled cotton fabric on one side and soft minky on the other. It's a lovely comforting blanket that also looks super cute in photos! The Baby Lovey sewing tutorial is from 2 Little Hooligans.
DIY Baby Swaddle Blanket
Coral + Co. is easy Baby Swaddle Blanket Pattern sews quickly in 10 minutes. This is perfect for anyone looking to make a quick gift for a new baby. Many store-bought swaddle blankets are never big enough to get a good swaddle. By making your own, you can make one big enough for baby to grow into while still wrapping them nicely.
Organize the right size bins for diapers
This foldable basket model constitutes a storage bin for the changing table, the ideal size to hold baby's diapers. Fill it with baby items and it's a darling gift basket.
Teddy bear washcloth
These washcloth teddy bears are a no-sew project you can include in your handmade gift basket. It's a charming way to give a new mom some extra washcloths.
Easy Puff Quilt Tutorial
Make this easy and cozy quilt that looks like lots of fluffy little pillows. The free Pillow Quilt tutorial would be adorable sewn with scraps from your trash can.
Hand Quilted Whole Fabric Baby Quilt
Hand quilting is very simple to do. Place a layer of batting between two pieces of cotton fabric. Then use embroidery floss or pearl cotton to sew around the fabric elements. Learn more about this simple but impressive technique.
The Fastest Baby Quilt Ever
Perfect for a first quilt, this super quick baby quilt tutorial uses pre-sewn patchwork fabric. The complete tutorial includes making the quilt sandwich, quilting, and sewing the binding.
Snappy Tote Easy Diaper Pouch
The Snappy Tote Diaper Pouch is super easy to sew. Not only that, but it is also big neighborhood friendly. This diaper pouch is an ideal sewing project for beginners and will look so cute in darling baby fabrics or modern fabrics to match the recipient's tastes.
The Miracle Caddy Organizer
Every parent must have this miracle cart. It's a wonderful, versatile organizer for babies and toddlers' belongings. This sewing pattern features dividers that are also easy to sew.
Baby Heart Log Cabin Quilt Pattern
The Baby Heart Log Cabin Quilt is easy to sew and quilt on a home sewing machine. It uses neutral, low-volume fabrics mixed with bright color for a modern-traditional quilt perfect for a boy or girl.
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