Adorable Baby Sweater Knitting Patterns

When the weather starts to get cooler, you’ll love making one of these baby sweater knitting patterns. These baby sweaters are not only perfect for your little one, but they make great gifts for new moms and moms expecting a new bundle of joy!

You’ll discover sweater knitting patterns that include instructions for making newborn-sized sweaters and even patterns for making sweaters that can fit a 10-year-old child.

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Knit Baby Jacket Set

Knit baby Jacket Set

This free knit baby jacket set includes instructions for making the jacket and matching bunny ear hat. Get the pattern for the Knit Baby Jacket Set.

Liam Baby Sweater

Liam Baby Sweater

The Liam baby sweater is knit from the bottom of one side up and over the bottom of the next side. It’s knit mostly in garter stitch, making it a great sweater pattern for beginners. Get the pattern for the Liam Baby Sweater.

Baby Kimono

Baby Kimono

Here’s a versatile and cozy option for both boys and girls. With its unique design, you can button it on either the left or right side, giving you the freedom to choose what suits your little one best. The wrap over front not only adds a touch of style but also keeps the inner front secure, just like an adult bathrobe. Get the pattern for the Baby Kimono.

Baby Duck Jacket

Baby Duck Jacket

This gorgeous sweater is for sizes premature to 4 years old. It’s made using Drops Alpaca wool, which means this sweater will be so warm, cozy, and soft. Get the pattern for the Baby Duck Jacket.

Oh Baby Cardigan

Oh Baby Cardigan

If you’ve never knitted a cardigan before, this is the perfect pattern for you. The oh baby cardigan is beginner-friendly and offers you three sizes, newborn, six months, and twelve months. Get the pattern for the Oh Baby Cardigan.

Cozy Jumper

Cozy Jumper Knitting Pattern

The cozy jumper is worked from the bottom up. It has an oversized fit and includes instructions for making a sweater for ages 1 year to 10 years old. Get the pattern for the Cozy Jumper.

Caffe Latte Sweater

Caffe Latte Sweater

I love the yarn colors used for this caffe latte sweater, but you can use whatever colors you’d like. This sweater is knit top-down and seamless with half-brioche raglan lines. Get the pattern for the Caffe Latte Sweater.

Popcorn Sweater

Popcorn Knitted Sweater

This popcorn is so adorable. If you’re an intermediate knitter, you’ll be able to make this sweater. Get the pattern for the Popcorn Sweater.

Beginner Knitted Baby Sweater

Beginner Knitted Baby Sweater

Beginner knitters will love making this knitted baby sweater. I love how it features a pocket with a cute little bunny peeking out. Get the pattern for the Beginner Knitted Baby Sweater.

Etta Cardigan

The Etta Cardigan

Here’s a vintage-inspired baby sweater. If you’ve never knitted a top-down sweater, this is a great pattern to start with. Get the pattern for the Etta Cardigan.

Baby Sophisticate Cardigan

Baby Sophisticate

The baby sophisticate cardigan is a super simple and quick knitting project. This pattern is available for free; however, there is also a paid version that includes more sizes. Get the pattern for the Baby Sophisticate Cardigan.

Baby Cardigan with Embellishments

Baby Cardigan with Embellishments

This baby cardigan with embellishments is worked from the neck downwards and the sleeves are worked flat. Get the pattern for the Baby Cardigan with Embellishments.

Fuss Free Baby Cardigan

Fuss Free Baby Cardigan

This is called the fuss-free baby cardigan because it’s so simple to make and is perfect for a knitter that’s new to seamless knitting. Customize your garment to suit a baby girl or baby boy. Get the pattern for the Fuss Free Baby Cardigan.

IONA Baby Cardigan Jacket

IONA Baby Cardigan Jacket

Here’s a free baby sweater knitting pattern that you’ll love working on. It even includes a lovely matching hat pattern, making this a great baby shower gift. Get the pattern for the IONA Baby Cardigan Jacket.

Puerperium Cardigan

Puerperium Cardigan

Here’s a great cardigan for new parents to dress their little one in. This simple design has a top-down seamless construction. Get the pattern for the Puerperium Cardigan.

Flax Light Sweater

Flax Light Sweater

Before checking out this pattern, I want to mention that the Tin Can Knits app is not required to access the pattern. Simply click the “free Ravelry download” link to get access to the PDF. Get the pattern for the Flax Light Sweater.

French Macaron Sweater

French Macaroon

This sweater is knit in a simple garter stitch and has a boatneck neckline. Combine your favorite color combinations to make a sweater that reminds you of the classic French macaron dessert. Get the pattern for the French Macaron Sweater.

Maile Sweater

Maile Sweater

A maile is a type of vine that is native to Hawaii and has played an integral role in Hawaiian culture. Traditionally, it’s used to create beautiful leis and adornments for special occasions such as weddings and graduations. Get the pattern for the Maile Sweater.

Babbity Baby Jacket

For the chilly months, this warm, cozy, and handmade jacket will look amazing on your little one. Get the pattern for the Babbity Baby Jacket.

Garter Stitch Baby Cardigan

Garter Stitch Baby Cardigan

I’m a big fan of the garter stitch. I find it to be the perfect beginner’s stitch, and I think it looks great too. Get the pattern for the Garter Stitch Baby Cardigan.

Whether you’re looking for a sweater to fit a newborn or one that will suit an older child, there’s something here for everyone. With multiple sizes and styles of sweaters, these knitting patterns are perfect gifts any time of year!

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