Baby Quilt Patterns for Boys: Fun Projects

Posted by on May 27, 2013 in Quilting | Comments


There is nothing quite as sweet as a handmade baby quilt. Not only are they fun to create, they are beloved and cherished by the recipients, making a truly special gift. As a quilter, what is so great about creating baby quilts? They are small and take less time to make than larger quilts! Since they aren’t too big, they are the perfect quilting project for trying new patterns and techniques.

Adorable quilts for baby boys can be hard to find, so today let’s look at just that! The below patterns are perfect for that special little boy in your life, and are all found here, on Craftsy!

Here is a roundup of eight beautiful baby quilt patterns for boys

Airplane baby quilt for boys

Photo via Carolyn Hughey

Airplanes in primary colors framed in a triangle border are the perfect choice for a little boy. Foundation piecing, appliqué, and bias binding are skills used to create the Flyboy quilt. Pull out your scraps for this one! Get the pattern.

sprockets quilt, on Craftsy

Photo via Patchwork Posse

What little boy doesn’t love gears and sprockets? Learn to make the Sprocket quilt using quick quilt piecing techniques, no templates involved! Use your favorite jelly roll or cut up your own strips. Get the pattern.

monkey quilt pattern featuring free motion quilting, on Craftsy

Photo via PamelaQuilts

Create this adorable Monkey Around baby quilt using two different sizes of monkey wrench blocks! Pair your favorite children’s novelty print with coordinating solids to create a fun baby quilt out of a traditional block. Get the pattern.

hoot quilt featuring cute, patterned owls

Photo via Squirrely Girl Designs

Owls are a big hit for baby quilts! This It’s a Hoot quilt features cuddly, sleepy owls and letters fused and appliquéd over a simply pieced background. If you are new to appliqué, this project is perfect for you! Get the pattern.

pinwheel quilt pattern, perfect for little boys

Photo via Cora’s Quilts

Classic pinwheels blocks and sashing in masculine colors create a timeless baby boy quilt. Chain piece the blocks to come up with a quick Puppy Dog Tails quilt top. This classic pattern will never go out of style. Get the pattern.

white quilt featuring colored hexagons

Photo via asquaredw

Try your hand at Y-seams! This modern quilt top features framed hexagons and beautiful negative space. The trendy Heximetry quilt is perfect for any little boy and his modern mama. Get the pattern.

xs and os quilt

Photo via Don’t Call Me Betsy

Use this Xs and Os quilt to shower a new baby boy with hugs and kisses! Use simple quilting techniques, like flip and stitch squares and half square triangles. Get the pattern.

diamond-patterned quilt for baby boys

Photo via Pleasant Valley Creations

Squares and nine patch blocks work together to form a this classic diamond patch baby boy quilt. If you are new to quilting, this project provides the perfect place to start. Triangle borders are included in the row construction, making this a quick and easy project! Get the pattern.

I hope that you enjoyed this selection of baby boy quilts! Make sure to take a look at our cute baby quilt patterns for girls, too!

 Is there one baby boy quilt particular that has caught your eye? What is your favorite quilt pattern for baby boys?

Comments

  1. Louise Wood says:

    Wow I really like the aeroplanes (Fly boy) quilt. My next project is to make a beautiful cot quilt. We have a new baby boy in the family and I have a huge stash of scraps so would be ideal.xxx

  2. Sharon Martin says:

    Anyone have a simple bike block for a baby quilt?

  3. ann smith says:

    i do a lot of quilt myself i am doing a little girls dressers