Free Baby Quilt Patterns for Boys & Girls

Make something amazing for the little one in your life with these free baby quilt patterns. We have free baby quilt patterns for a boy or girl to help you get started in no time. There are plenty of printable baby quilt free patterns – just find the one you like and download it. Browse for your easy, free baby quilt patterns today. Be sure to check out our wide selection of Baby Girl Fabric and Baby Boy Fabric, along with ultra-soft, plush Cuddle Fabric that will be perfect for your next crib-size quilt project!

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  1. Wonder Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
    Wonder Quilt Pattern
    Free PDF by Moda Fabrics
    Finished sizes: Nine Patch Quilt - 46.5" x 46.5" Star Quilt - 38.5" x 38.5 ...
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  2. Two by Two Receiving Blanket | Free PDF Pattern
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  3. Baby Four Patch Crib | Free PDF Pattern
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  4. Corazon Flannels Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  5. Bloom and Bliss Receiving Blanket | Free PDF Pattern
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  6. Wee One Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  7. Ric Rac Paddywack Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  8. 3 Hour Baby Gingham Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  9. Brown Bear What Do You See Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  10. 101 Dalmatians Chevron Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  11. Big A - Little A Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  12. Dino-Mite Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
    Dino-Mite Quilt Pattern
    Free PDF by Jocelyn Ueng
    Finished size: 46.75" x 54.25"
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  13. Panda-Monium Mini Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  14. Storybook Castle Quilt | Free PDF Pattern for Windham Fabrics
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  15. Fun With Frosty Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  16. Sail Away Tooth Fairy Pillow | Free PDF Pattern
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  17. Castle Pillow | Free PDF Pattern
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  18. Millions of Minions Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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  19. Monkey Business Mini Quilt | Free PDF Pattern
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Discover the Charm of Free Baby Quilt Patterns

Free baby quilt patterns have become a delightful trend for both novice and experienced quilters. These patterns offer a world of creativity and personalization, perfect for special, handmade baby shower gifts. The popularity of traditional and modern baby quilt patterns lies in their accessibility and the wide range of styles available, catering to every taste and skill level. From whimsical animal themes to classic geometric designs, these free, easy baby quilt block patterns provide an excellent starting point for quilters looking to create a beloved keepsake.

Top Picks: Free Baby Quilt Patterns

Quilters of all levels can rejoice in the wide range of free baby quilt patterns available today. These patterns offer a blend of traditional charm and contemporary flair, ensuring there's a design to match every nursery theme. For those just starting out, easy patterns with clear instructions make the process enjoyable and stress-free. More experienced quilters can delve into complex patterns that allow for creative expression. Embrace the art of quilting with these top-notch patterns.

  • Contemporary Chic Patterns: Explore these modern baby quilt patterns free of charge. They showcase the latest trends in design, offering sleek and stylish quilts that perfectly complement a modern nursery. Ideal for those who love a minimalist aesthetic or wish to add a sophisticated touch to baby's room.
  • Time-Honored Traditional Designs: Discover the charm of classic quilting with patterns that have stood the test of time. These traditional designs incorporate timeless motifs and techniques, perfect for creating heirloom quilts that will be cherished for generations.
  • Beginner-Friendly Baby Quilts: Start your quilting journey with easy, free baby quilt patterns. These designs come with simple, straightforward instructions, making them ideal for beginners. They're a great way to learn the basics while creating beautiful quilts for little ones.
  • Nature-Inspired Creations: Bring the beauty of the outdoors into your quilting with nature-themed patterns. From floral to fauna, these designs are inspired by the natural world, creating a serene and calming atmosphere in any nursery.
  • Festive and Fun Holiday Themes: Celebrate special occasions with quilts that capture the spirit of holidays. Whether it's a Christmas-themed blanket or a Halloween-inspired design, these patterns add a festive touch to your baby quilting projects.
  • Fast and Fabulous Quick Quilts: For those short on time, explore free baby quilt patterns for a boy or girl that are quick yet stunning. These quilts can be whipped up in no time, perfect for last-minute gifts or when you need a quick nursery update.
  • Colorful and Playful Patterns: Immerse yourself in patterns bursting with color and fun. These lively designs are ideal for stimulating a baby's senses and feature playful themes and vibrant hues, making them a joyous addition to any nursery.
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Other Tools for Making a Baby Quilt

Starting with one of our free baby quilt patterns is a great way to make a child's quilt, but Fat Quarter Shop also has other ways to inspire your creativity. For example, you may choose an easy quilt kit. We have several baby quilt kits specially designed for little ones. Quilt kits typically include fabric, matching threads and detailed instructions, simplifying the process and reducing prep time. For those who are truly ambitious, you may decide to make a lap quilt for the mom-to-be. Yes, we have lap quilt kits, too. Find your inspiration and get started today.

3 Hour Baby Gingham - Easy Baby Quilt - FREE PATTERN

Make a baby gingham blanket in only three hours with our FREE pattern! Kimberly will walk you through the steps to finish this baby quilt blanket.

Shop our full selection of top-quality gingham quilting fabric to find the perfect fabric for this fun project.

Frequently Asked Questions About Free Baby Quilt Patterns


Embarking on a baby quilt project can bring up many questions. Below, we've answered some common questions about our free baby quilt patterns. Please get in touch if you'd like more information about these or any free quilt patterns.


How Long Does it Take to Complete a Baby Quilt?

The time it takes to complete a baby quilt can vary based on the complexity of the pattern and your skill level. Simple designs might take a few days, maybe even just hours; while more intricate patterns could take weeks.


How Can I Make My Baby Quilt More Personalized?

Personalizing your baby quilt can be as simple as choosing fat quarter bundles or other fabrics that match the nursery theme or incorporating appliqué designs like initials or special dates. This personal touch makes the quilt a cherished keepsake for years to come.


What Are Some Easy, Free Baby Quilt Patterns for Beginners?

Beginners will find joy in quilt patterns like basic squares or stripes, which are easy to follow and offer a lot of creative freedom. Baby quilt patterns that use precut fabrics like layer cakes (10" x 10") or charm packs (5" x 5") are especially popular with beginners because they save cutting time (not to mention wear and tear on your cutting hand).


What Notions Will I Need to Sew My Baby Quilt?

When using free baby girl (or free baby boy) quilt patterns, having the right notions is key to a smooth and successful project. Firstly, you'll need a high-quality rotary cutter and self-healing mat for precise fabric cuts. A square ruler and a long, straight ruler are indispensable for accurate measuring and cutting. Don't forget a large supply of pins or clips for securing layers together and a seam ripper for those inevitable adjustments. High-quality thread in a color that complements your fabric is also essential. Lastly, ensure you have a durable pair of fabric scissors and a reliable sewing machine equipped with a walking foot for even stitching.


Kickstart Your Project With Free Baby Quilt Patterns

Creating a baby blanket is a journey filled with joy and creativity, and our collection of free baby quilt patterns is the perfect starting point. These patterns cater to a wide range of tastes, from modern, abstract designs to classic, traditional styles, ensuring there's something for every quilter. Start your quilting adventure today and craft a beautiful, cherished gift with our free baby boy (or free baby girl) quilt patterns.