25 Charming Knitted Baby Outfits Ideas [Girls & Boys]

Knitted baby outfits are taking the world of Pinterest and social media by storm these days. I know I love how warm and handsome my son looks in his knitted sweaters.

But there’s more to knitted clothing than just sweaters. Check out these unique, comfortable, and fun knitted outfits and looks perfect for your baby girls and boys!

Knitted Outfits For Baby Girls 

These knitted ensembles are perfect for your princess in the making! These options will outlast dozens of playdates, family dinners, or Sunday services while keeping her comfortable the whole time.

1. Pom-Pom Perfect Romper

This sleeveless knit romper is pom-pom-perfect! These onesies come in many color options ranging from pink to multicolored, with contrasting pom-poms dotting the knit material.

The designer made sure to keep functionality in mind with the button closure that helps you get your baby girl dressed or diaper changes! This romper pairs excellently with a ruffled shirt or worn by itself. Best Features: Machine-washable, button leg closure, shoulder button closure. 

2. Classic Cable-knit Romper

Ruffles and classic cable-knit design come together in this too-cute-for-words ensemble from Target. The beige romper goes with just about any color scheme. Dress it up for family pictures with a bow or mary janes, or let the baby romp around in the stretchy outfit for playdates.

The long-sleeved shirt is 100% cotton to keep the baby comfortable. You’ll love the button snaps hidden along the leg closure and shoulders for easy dressing, too! Best Features: Romper made of recycled polyester, machine-washable, dryer safe. 

3. Over The Rainbow Set

Let your sweet girl shine in this rainbow-inspired outfit. A lightweight, cotton bodysuit features a gold-toned rainbow that compliments the included knitted leggings and headband.

The hand-knitted leggings and cotton bodysuit grow with your baby, extending the use of this set. This set adds uniqueness to any baby girl’s wardrobe. Best Features: Grows with baby, handmade, elastic-free design.

4. Pretty In Pink Plaid Dress

Who doesn’t want a gorgeous pink dress in their wardrobe? So give your little girl a classic, sweet dress to wear at the next big Sunday dinner!

Rabbit fur material makes this dress buttery soft, and gentle on your baby girl’s skin. Rosebud buttons line the collar, while ruffles and ribbed cuffs add elegance to the dress. Best Features: Soft material, elegant accents, stretchy cuffs, and neckline.

5. Ladybug Photo Outfit

Celebrate your newborn sweetie with a photo ensemble fit for a “lady.” This knitted Amazon outfit features a slip-on bottom and a cap that perfectly embodies the ladybug vibe. The breathable material is soft and flexible to keep your baby girl comfortable.

You’ll love the gorgeous rose embellishment on the cap almost as much as you love how easy it is to dress your baby girl in this outfit! Best Features: Completely handmade, breathable fabric, beautiful embellishments.

6. Rosy Leaf Bodysuit

We mommas love bodysuits – they make getting our babies dressed super easy. We don’t have to try and find matching tops and bottoms! This Amazon bodysuit is quintessentially cute, featuring an eyelet leaf pattern along the collar and a bow-tied waist that just oozes charm.

The cotton material keeps its shape with proper care, too; it goes through the washer fine in a garment bag. Best Features: 100% cotton material, machine-washable, button closure for diaper changes.

7. Doe Photo Outfit (A)

Are you seeking a nature-themed outfit for your baby girl’s first photoshoot? Then you’ll love this doe-inspired set from Amazon.

Hand-knitted from comfortable cotton, this outfit comes with an adorable antlered cap (with a pink bow for extra cuteness) and a slip-on bottom that includes a doe tail. Best Features: Easy slip-on construction, warm hat included, 100% handmade.

Knitted Outfits For Baby Boys

Charm the pants off everyone by dressing your little boy in one of these soft, sturdy knitted outfits.

8. Knitted Puppy Outfit

From the moment my son came home, our dogs were in love. Puppy love and babies just go together! Express that love with this adorable blue knitted outfit perfect for a newborn picture session.

The knitted fabric is washable and stretches well to fit newborns up to 6 months sizes. A dog-eared cap and bone complement the pull-on bottom (with a too-cute tail!) perfectly. Find this set on Amazon! Best Features:  Machine-washable, natural materials, soft.

9. Orange And Cream Cardigan

Every baby boy needs a Mr. Rogers-style cardigan ready for use! This orange and cream cardigan from Amazon evokes a classic gentlemanly style without sacrificing comfort. The cotton blend material is wind-resistant, elastic, and washes well.

Wooden buttons and two pockets add a wonderful charm to this sweater. Pair it with a white t-shirt and jeans for a relaxed, warm ensemble for your baby boy. Best Features: Real pockets, machine-washable, wind-resistant, sensitive skin-friendly.

10. Sweater And Pants Set

Elbow patches add a certain je ne sais quoi to an outfit. So imagine how handsome your baby boy will look in this sweater and pants set from Amazon featuring brown leather elbow patches and a soft-grey knitted material.

This organic cotton ensemble comes with classy details of calico buttons and white trim. This dapper outfit is perfect for family photos or Sunday service. Best Features: Organic cotton, machine-washable, matching pants included.

11. Ship Overalls

Can you say vintage? This totally vintage ensemble is hand-knitted from a 1950s pattern from a United Kingdom-based small business. The Nautical-inspired overalls consist of fine merino wool, the softest and best breathing wool on the market.

While the seller recommends hand-washing, this outfit can go through the wash on a gentle cycle! Best Features: Hand-knitted, merino wool material, button-on straps.  

12. Knitted Dinosaur Outfit

Boys love their dinosaurs. Start your baby boy’s love of all things dino early with this knitted dinosaur set from Amazon. An adorable knitted cap and pull-on bottom come in vibrant blue with red polka dots and orange spikes perfect for dinosaur-themed pictures.

You can definitely reuse the hat during the winter months too! Best Features: Cotton material, slide-on style, reusable cap.

13. Knitted Jammies Outfit

Welcome your little man into the world with this hypoallergenic knitted jammies set. A white long-tailed hat and beautiful wooden give this outfit a traditional vibe.

The slip-on style romper hugs your little one warmly, with extra comfort provided by the footsie-styled bottoms. This outfit is great for newborn pictures, Christmas, or as a going-home outfit! Best Features: Skin-friendly material, hat included, heirloom quality.

Knitted Unisex Jumpsuits And Rompers

Unisex rompers and jumpsuits are a mom’s best friend. You can use these versatile clothing articles as hand-me-downs with new siblings, re-gift to friends, or just pair with accessories to change up the outfit. 

14. White Cable Romper

Stunning and timeless, this white cable romper from Target is sure to make your baby the talk of the town! The classic cable-knit design dresses up nicely with a bonnet or jacket or works great as a solo-piece outfit.

You’ll love the hidden button snaps closure of the crotch, and your baby will love the silky soft cotton material! Best Features: Button-up shoulder opening, button snaps closure for diaper changes, cotton material. 

15. Buttons And Cap Romper

Knitted outfits are loved for their ability to keep you warm, and this romper set is sure to do just that for your baby! This outfit comes in popular unisex soft grey or creamy white colors, with dark wooden buttons for contrast.

In addition, the long-sleeved romper features front buttons that run from the collar to the legs for easy, fast dressing. An included cap with a matching knitted pattern helps keep your little one warm. Best Features: Button-up closures, breathable fabric, matching cap. 

16. Newborn Knitted Outfit

This knitted romper from Amazon uses ribbed and cable-knit patterns to create an adorable bear-inspired ensemble for your baby. Front buttons of light-colored wood make getting dressed an easy affair.

An included hat features pom-pom-styled ears for style and ties for a better fit. Machine-washable and breathable, this outfit is sure to charm the pants of Grandma and Grandpa at the next family dinner. Best Features: Machine-washable, button-up closure, includes a hat. 

Knitted Jackets And Coats

Knitted jackets come with buckets of charm and excellent warmth properties. These timeless outwear articles will keep your baby boy or girl warm throughout the year!

17. Knitted Sweater Jacket

Transitional jackets are essential in any wardrobe. This Amazon layette knitted sweater jacket comes in gender-neutral colors like grey and white, with a faux fur collar option.

The organic cotton material is wind-resistant and warm, perfect for transitioning through the seasons.

In addition, the double-breasted button closure is easy to use and adds plenty of character to this versatile jacket. Best Features: Organic cotton material, machine-washable, unisex design.

18. Fur Knitted Coat (A)

Furry collar and real pockets? Yes, this coat from Amazon truly has it all. The knitted material is sturdy enough to withstand the cold wind without being harsh on your precious baby’s skin.

The wide-mouthed hood features a beautiful faux-fur lining that protects your little one from the elements. Best Features: Double-breasted button closure, real pockets, secure and warm cuffs.

19. Knitted Duffle

Insulate your bundle of joy from the elements in this hand-knitted, charming duffle coat. This U.K.-based company takes orders to create this coat in your desired color, but the featured baby blue is certainly beautiful all on its own!

This handmade item consists of chunky, extra-weighty yarn for better insulation. Best yet, beautiful toggle buttons and a wide hood bring unique details to finish off the look. Best Features: Handmade, warm yarn, small business supportive.

Knitted Disney-themed Baby Outfits

If Disney is as big a deal in your house as it is in mine, then it’s no wonder you’re looking for knitted Disney-themed outfits for your baby! Check out these adorable, comfortable, House of Mouse-inspired outfits perfect for your bundle of joy.

20. Knitted Yoda

Let the world know “the child” has arrived with this Yoda-inspired outfit from Amazon. A green-eared cap, knitted lightsaber, and brown diaper cover perfectly depict the famous alien.

Your baby will stay comfortable in the soft cotton material that happens to wash well for any photo session accidents or diaper mishaps! Plus, the cute hat and lightsaber are reusable as props and toys! Best Features: Hand-knitted materials, included lightsaber prop safe for baby, cotton fabric. 

21. Knitted Mickey Outfit

Dress your baby up as the most famous mouse in the world with this ensemble from Amazon! A mouse-eared black hat stretches perfectly to fit any newborn and keeps your little one warm for pictures and coming from home from the hospital!

The included bottoms in trademark red and gold come with a set of matching booties, too. For extra warmth and functionality, add a white or black shirt or onesie to the ensemble. Best Features: Stretchy, skin-friendly cotton material, hand-knitted.

22. Knitted Mermaid Outfit

Lovers of the ocean and mermaids will flip for this knitted baby girl mermaid outfit. Perfect for newborn photos or Halloween, this outfit comes with a teal tail diaper cover, a pink seashell top, and a sweet floral headband to complete the look.

The warm knitted material will keep your little one comfortable, but you can always add a white t-shirt under the top for added protection. Best Features: Skin-friendly and breathable yarn material, comes with a headband accessory, cute pearl, and floral details.

Knitted Christmas-themed Baby Outfits

Knitted sweaters and Christmas just go together. Check out these knitted holiday options for your baby, perfect for Christmas pictures, Ugly Sweater contests, and sharing the spirit of the season!

23. Knitted Red Romper

This red cardigan jumper from Amazon will have you whistling carols as you cuddle your little one!

The scarlet color on this cotton romper won’t fade or shrink in the wash. Plus, the stretchy cuffs and front buttons make diaper changes and getting dressed a breeze.

This outfit is perfect for any baby boy or girl needing a warm red outfit for the holidays! Best Features: Button closures, stretchy fabric, matching hat included.

24. Ugly Christmas Sweater

Everyone needs an ugly Christmas sweater! And just look at this adorable option featuring a red-nosed reindeer and snowflakes. The knitted cotton and wool blend breathe well without overheating your baby throughout the family Christmas party.

Plus, this outfit comes in several color options ranging from Christmasy red to a rosy pink. Best Features: Several color options, wool blend material, stretchy sleeves, and collar.

25. Santa Photo Set

If you’re looking for the perfect outfit for newborn or 1st Christmas photos, you’ve found it! This adorable, hand-knitted set will have the Elves running to the newest Santa on the block.

Cream cuffs and beautiful pompoms add charm and warmth to this ensemble. The pants are easy to pull on over a diaper, and you can pair this outfit with a long-sleeved white shirt for additional warmth. Best Features: Handmade, soft acrylic yarn, heirloom-worthy quality.

A Few Final Notes On Knitted Baby Outfits

As you shop for knitted outfits perfect for your little one, be on the lookout for quality finds.

Handmade, hand-knitted options aren’t always as uniform as store-bought finds, but they usually come with added charm!

Additionally, keep in mind the outfit’s function: sweaters work well with under layers, while newborn photo outfits tend to work best only as props and not as all-day wear. With these notes in mind, you are sure to find plenty of beautiful knit outfits for your baby to wear!

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