10 Must-Sew Free Baby Dress Patterns

free baby dress patternsI have a few friends expecting baby girls this summer, and am always looking for new ideas for gifts. One of my favorite baby girl gifts is a tiny dress – isn’t there something so fun about sewing something that is tiny? I scoured the internet to put together this list of my favorite 10 FREE baby dress patterns for babies to give us all some fun ideas to sew! I’ve also shared some affiliate link fabric suggestions to help get you started!

And once your little one has outgrown these patterns, our 20 must-sew free girls dress patterns post will have you covered!

Infant Peasant Dress from Sew Much Ado – I have made SO many of these and they are always well loved by the recipient! How precious would it be in this Bari J floral?

free baby dress patternLittle Geranium from Made Be Rae (this has been on my list to make for a long time, as well as the larger sizes that can be purchased!) – it would be so darling in this Art Gallery Floral!

free baby dress pattern

Tiny Tank Dress from iCandy Handmade

free baby dress pattern

Itty Bitty Baby Dress from Made by Rae

free baby dress patternSummer Breeze Baby Dress from Shwin & Shwin

free baby dress pattern

Summer Baby Top and Dress from See Kate Sew – Aren’t those straps adorable? I would die to see one in LEMONS!

free baby dress pattern

Two Tier Ruffle Dress from See Kate Sew

free baby dress pattern

Rosy in Ruffles Dress from Craftiness is Not Optional – this dainty pink floral would be perfect!

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Knit Dress from DIY Network (pattern by The Sewing Rabbit)

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Dutch Dress from Small Dream Factory

free baby dress pattern

Now, the hard part – deciding which one to make first!


  1. Thanks for putting this together. I am getting a new niece this summer and want to give her momma a couple of fun dresses for her to wear. Now I have several great patterns in one location to check out!

  2. Perfect timing! One of my closest friends is due in about a month with a baby girl! I’m already working on a geranium dress for her. I’ll have to try out some of these other patterns as well! Thank you!

  3. Kathleen Woodson says

    Thank you for so many great ideas!

  4. my first grandbabies…twin girls…are on the way so this is perfectly timed! Thanks for the

  5. This is great! I have been looking for a pattern to use to make my 7-month-old some nightgowns for summer. My mom gave me some sheets she was getting rid of and I think it would work perfectly.

  6. How do I get these free patterns

    • sewmuchado says

      Hi Anita – just click on each link to be taken to each individual website where the patterns are offered. :)

  7. My first grandchild,due in September is a boy……I’m hoping for a girl next. :-)
    (Sewing for my grandson, too, though!!)
    Thanks for the gorgeous patterns-some new ones for me (have loved the Geranium since I first saw it).


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