Sewing for Baby: 18 DIY Baby Clothes

Making baby clothes yourself saves money and allows you to customize size and style for your little one.

Sewing for Baby 18 DIY Baby Clothes

Whether you have a brand new baby in your home or you’re just looking for a unique shower gift, making baby clothes are the perfect easy way to give something special to the newest bundle of joy in your life.

Unlike insanely expensive and surprisingly hard-to-fit store-bought tiny clothes patterns, making DIY baby clothes is cheap and convenient. If you make your own baby clothes, you can guarantee that they will fit your little one.

Plus, you can purchase your own fabric to ensure that they won’t bother or make your child uncomfortable.

The best thing about DIY baby clothes is that they are super easy to make too! Unlike wearables made for the rest of the family, baby clothes patterns are teeny tiny.

These free baby clothes patterns often take under an hour to make. Imagine that! If you’re in the market for easy baby clothes ideas, this collection of baby clothes ideas is going to be your new best friend. Check out Sewing for Baby: 18 DIY Baby Clothes.

Patterns for Infants Clothes

Dressed To the Nines Onesie

New moms will love these easy baby clothes ideas and they make unique baby shower gifts that are sure to delight little ones and moms alike.

Infants can be tough to dress. They loathe the whole ordeal and it can be hard to find a onesie that is extra cute and extra easy to create.

These DIY baby clothes for infants are easy to put on, easy to create, and still crazy cute, like this Dressed to the Nines Onesie.

  • Baby Romper Tutorial

    Create a onesie in the raglan style and be sure to sew a little airplane applique to the front.

  • Fancy Newborn Dress Pattern

    This would be a great gift for a brand new mom, an amazing baby's first dress, or even a great DIY christening day outfit.

  • Baby Bear Hoodie
  • Baby Linen Ruffle Shorts

    Apart from going with everything, these DIY shorts are a basic baby project that even a newer sewer can tackle.

  • Winter Baby Onesie Pattern

    Babies are not huge fans of the process of getting dressed so anything that eliminates that time is mom-approved.

  • Tiny Tummy Tunic

    Looking precious over long or short sleeved onesies, this kids sewing pattern can be created with just about any fabric for any season.

Baby Girl Clothing Patterns

Best Baby Dress Coat

Unlike baby items purchased at big box stores, these patterns will be entirely unique, ensuring that your little one is the most stylish baby on the block.

Baby dress patterns and baby skirt patterns galore! These sewn baby clothes are the cutest ones we have on our site.

She’s going to love them, really! Just look at this too-sweet Best Baby Dress Coat design.

  • Baby Peasant Dress

    Use this free baby dress pattern and tutorial to make a dress that's almost as cute as her.

  • Baby Got Back Leggings

    This free printable sewing pattern can be created in a variety of ways and customized with some ruffles or an applique.

  • Little French Pillowcase Dress

    The Little French Pillowcase Dress is adorable, easy, and cheap - what more can you ask for?

  • Little Dorothy Baby Dress Pattern

    If you are looking for a unique dress for your little girl, this Little Dorothy Baby Dress Pattern is sure to delight anyone who sees it.

  • Reversible Baby Skirt Pattern

    This skirt is super easy to make. Taking just a few hours, this skirt is two skirts in one.

  • Brilliant Baby Kimono

    Created with comfy fabric and sweet little polka dot ribbon, this baby clothes pattern is unique and special.

DIY Baby Boy Clothes

Owyhee Western Shirt Pattern

If you are looking to dress your little man up in trendy duds for half the price, you are going to go gaga over these brilliant sewn baby clothes ideas!

Don’t forget about the boys! Sewing for baby boys can be just as fun as the flowery and frilly world of sewing for baby girls. Make one of these little dude duds today.

Each of these patterns has a distinct style that any little boy would shine wearing. LIke this awesome country-chic Owyhee Western Shirt Pattern.

  • Baby Letterman Sweater

    Refashion an old tee to create a cardigan that will have everyone asking, "Where did you buy that?".

  • Touchdown Football Onesie

    Sew this Touchdown Football Onesie to give your baby an adorable outfit to wear on gameday.

  • Crazy Clever Baby Bodysuit

    Combining the stylish look of layers and the convenience of onesies, this easy sewing project would make a great baby shower gift.

Which of these patterns is your favorite?
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