These FREE Baby Quilt Patterns Are Too Cute to Resist

Searching for inspiration for your next baby quilt? Look no further! Whether you’re sewing for a newborn or a rambunctious toddler, these bright, cheery quilt patterns are sized just right for a little guy or gal. From modern appliqué to traditional patchwork, you’ll find quilts to match every style — and many can be easily assembled over a weekend!

Choose your favorite free baby quilt patterns below, and start sewing something special today! 

Giraffe Baby Quilt Photo via Craftsy member Ahhh…quilting

1. Giraffe Baby Quilt

Have you ever tried large-scale appliqué on a quilt before? This friendly-faced giraffe is the perfect project for practice! Fast and fun to make, this patchwork quilt sews up quickly in your choice of colors, making it great for boys and girls alike.

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Pink baby quiltPhoto via Craftsy member Spun Sugar Quilt Designs

2. Easy 3-Hour Baby Quilt

It doesn’t get much easier than this! This wholecloth baby quilt uses a pre-printed stripe fabric for the front and a coordinating solid for the back. Even beginners can knock out this handmade baby quilt in just a few hours!

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Clamshell Baby Quilt PatternPhoto via Craftsy member Latifah Saafir

3. Glam Clam

This modern take on a classic pieced clamshell design is a great way to show off fun fabrics! Little ones will love looking at the prints you showcase on each 12″ clamshell block.

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Colorful Patchwork Baby Quilt: Free Pattern on CraftsyPhoto via Craftsy member The Quilt Yarn

4. Easy Squares Baby Quilt

Use fun, novelty fabric in coordinating colors to sew up this free baby quilt pattern from squares and rectangles. Both experienced quilters and beginner quilters will love this 36″ x 48″ quilt.

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Citrus + Mint Free Baby Quilt PatternPhoto via Craft Buds

5. Citrus + Mint

Sewn from fat eighths of fat quarters, this free baby quilt pattern features a refreshing design that’s easy to customize in nursery colors! Go bold with yellow, orange and mint green, or switch up the color palette with your favorite hues and prints. This project is great for beginners!

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Woman holding a pink triangle baby quilt

Photo via Craftsy member see kate sew

6. Triangle Quilt Template

Download these helpful triangle templates to make your own version of this modern stunner! Choose a combination of solids and subtle prints to make a baby quilt that’s easily adaptable to boy, girl and gender-neutral color schemes. Kate shares it all in her this pattern.

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Prairie Pinwheel Baby Quilt Pattern
Photo via Craftsy member The Cloth Parcel

7. Prairie Pinwheel Baby Quilt

Pieced pinwheels and snowball blocks combine with a prairie point border that babies will love to touch! Use your favorite pre-cuts to sew this easy-to-piece 48″ x 56″ quilt.

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<!– Bountiful free baby quilt pattern
Photo via Craftsy member Freckled Whimsy

8. Bountiful Quilt

Not only is this geometric baby quilt design great for newborns and toddlers, it’s also the perfect way to use up your scraps! And, this 40″ square quilt can be easily enlarged to an 80″ square instead.


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13 Responses to “These FREE Baby Quilt Patterns Are Too Cute to Resist”

  1. Jean Borth

    When I try to get the free Glam Clam pattern it transfers me to a site that charges $12. Please advise!

  2. Virginia McLellan

    Looking for a pattern for a new born boy. I like the colors you have chosen.

  3. Veronica Watt

    Great pattern for Beginners

  4. Debbie Brown

    How can I get the pattern to the giraffe quilt?


    How do we download the giraffe quilt?

  6. charles bohn

    Can't find the giraffe link - where is it?

  7. Laura Inman

    I was extremely disappointed in your pattern site. How long does it take to load a pattern? If you cannot get it to work, take it off.

  8. rosemary1191412

    People have been asking about these free patterns since September, it’s now November. When will they be available?

  9. Rhonda Walker

    When or how do we get the giraffe pattern. I joined just to get it. But if it’s not available, I’ll cancel my membership right now!

  10. Marlene Morrison

    When are we going to be able to download the giraffe pattern. I would love to make it.