Free Quilt Patterns for Babies and Kids

Small quilt pieced to create a diamond pattern
Use our step-by-step instructions and free quilt patterns to make sweet quilts for a baby in your life.

Monogram Baby Quilt

Create a personalized quilt for someone you love. This monogrammed crib quilt is perfect for a boy or girl.

Pinwheel Baby Quilting Project

Soft chenille and polka-dot pinwheels make this vintage-inspired design the perfect gift to celebrate a baby's birth. A mixture of blue, pink, and yellow fabric allows this quilt to be used in a boy's or girl's room.

Diamond Baby Quilt

Brightly colored half-squared triangles produce vibrant diamonds in this quickly pieced baby quilt. Whimsical prints make this design a perfect nursery accent.

Vintage Baby Quilt

Make this crib quilt in no time with quick strip piecing and rotary cutting techniques. Light pink fabric mixed with subdued greens and blues gives this quilt a vintage feel.

Quick Spring-Inspired Quilt

Simple squares and rectangles combine with sashing to create a quick quilt for baby in springtime pastels.

Interactive Quilting Project

This quick, interactive quilting pattern uses a playful mix of prints that reflect a child's favorite things. To enhance the illusion that novelty prints are actually being magnified, carefully match their background color to that of the applique foundations.

Easy Applique Quilt

Fusible web makes this applique quilting project fast and easy. Vibrant colors and sassy prints produce an eye-catching addition to nursery home decor.

Easy Panel Quilt

Make a preprinted panel the focal point of a fun kid's quilt. Use border stripes to draw attention to the design.

Quick Dinosaur Quilt

Stitch up this whimsical quilt in just a day. Choose fabrics that match your child's personality or interests. This quilt is all about dinosaurs.

Fall-Inspired Quilting Project

This autumn-inspired wall hanging will brighten any baby room. Patterned fabrics create a homey, comforting feel.

Birthday Quilting Project

Create a keepsake child's quilt. This quilting project is a table cover that birthday partygoers can autograph.

Hungry Caterpillar Quilting Project

Use vibrant prints, panels, and borders to make a quick and easy quilt. This quilting project uses prints from The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Fill big areas with large-scale prints, fussy-cutting the prints to highlight graphic images.

Zigzag Quilting Project

Flannels create a kid-friendly throw. The simple piecing techniques make this quilt a great baby shower or children's birthday gift. Simply add or delete zigzag units to yield the desired size.

Play Mat Quilting Project

Keep a quilt's intended use in mind when planning fabric placement. This children's quilt is designed to lay on the floor so the border panels face out on all sides.

Faux Headboard Quilting Project

Create a faux headboard for a little girl's bed. Make three blocks, arrange them in a horizontal row, and add borders to make a cute quilt wall hanging. To complete the look, sew a couple more blocks into matching throw pillows.

Starry Night Quilting Project

This bright kid's quilt replicates a sky of bright stars. For more impact at quilt corners, fussy-cut 6-inch squares to use in each outer border corner, as seen here.

Bedtime Quilting Project

Make a baby quilt perfect for bedtime. The whimsical, moon-inspired prints in this quilting project are ideal for a crib quilt.

Polka-Dot Quilting Project

Polka dots give this's quilt a sense of playfulness and whimsy, delightful for hanging on the wall in a child's room.

Sweet and Simple Quilt

Make a quilt to cuddle up with on a cool fall day. This pint-size quilt is perfect for keeping a baby or toddler warm.

Flannel Baby Quilt

Soft, pastel flannels give this quilt a calming feel. The complete project is perfect for a baby or toddler.

Diamond Baby Quilt

Rotating triangle-squares create an overall diamond pattern on this baby quilt. The solid blue fabric ties together the variety of feed-sack prints visually.

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