Follow Us on Facebook

Get updates from posted directly to your News Feed.

Free Offer
25 Sewing Crafts

In this eBook youll find tutorials and patterns for everything from practical and budget-friendly clothing patterns, holiday projects, lovely bags and clutches, and decorations for your home.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy


How to Make Pajamas: 8 Free Pajama Ideas

By: Sari Lesk, editor for

Simple Pajama Shorts

The best time of day for any parent is, of course, bed time. The kids go to sleep, parents get some time to themselves, and the house quiets down. A hush might not fall over your house, though, if your kids aren't comfy while they sleep. Sleepwear comes in all shapes and sizes, and you have to find the right fit for you and your kids. Don't forget about babies, who look oh-so cute sporting their pajama onesies and rompers. Check out the eight patterns below to learn how to make pajamas that every member of your family will love.

How to Make Pajamas: 8 Free Pajama Ideas

Table of Contents

Make Pajama Pants

Free Pajama Patterns for the Summer

Free Pajama Patterns for Babies


Perfect Pajama Pant CuffsMake Pajama Pants

Save some money by sewing homemade pajama bottoms instead of buying them from the store. If you're looking for some easy ways to make pajama pants that your growing child will love, check out these four patterns.

1. How to Sew Pajama Pants: Basic pajama pants are a breeze to sew. Grab your favorite flannel fabric and sew some comfy pajama pants that you can match with any top.

2. Simple Pajama Shorts: When the weather gets warm, pajama shorts are the way to go. Learn how to sew pajama shorts using your favorite patterned fabric.

3. How to Make Perfect Fitting Pajama Bottoms: If you already have pajama pants you love but worry you've outgrown them, make your pants last a little longer by sewing some quick alterations.

 4. Perfect Pajama Pant Cuffs: Get some extra wear out of your growing child's pajama pants. Tack up the  newly-sewn cuffs to your child's perfect length, and let them down as your child grows taller.




Hot Weather Pajama TopFree Pajama Patterns for the Summer

Rather than busting out the check book to buy pajamas from the store, try sewing your own for the ladies of your family. These free pajama patterns are perfect for any sleepyhead when the weather gets hot.

5. Hot Weather Pajama Top: Standard flannel pajamas can be too warm in the summer heat. This pajama tutorial will show you how to make lightweight pajamas that are perfect for warm summer weather.

6. Simple Summer Pajamas: Just because the sun is shining doesn't mean your daughter can't wear cute pajamas to sleep. Sew her this simple romper to sleep in when the temperatures rise.




Jersey Romper PajamasFree Pajama Patterns for Babies

Swaddle your little ones in warm pajamas that will help them fall asleep right away. These pajama ideas are perfect for any new parents who want to curb the cost of raising a family.

7. Jersey Romper Pajamas: Try green crafting to make your little baby girl the coziest pajamas she will ever wear. This pajama idea only requires a couple old t-shirts and some lace.

8. Newborn Sleeper: Grab an interlock knit fabric for this free pajama pattern. You baby will love sleeping in the warmth and softness of this little onesie.

Your Recently Viewed Projects
Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.
Cancel Reply to Comment

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Subscribe to our Sewing It Up! newsletter for free sewing patterns and projects, technique tutorials and videos, special offers, and sew much more!

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite patterns
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your patterns


Connect with Us

Find us online

  • Facebook
  • Google Plus
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter
  • Blog
  • Email
  • RSS

© Copyright 2014 Prime Publishing, LLC. All rights reserved.


Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

Was This Helpful?YesNo