Free sewing pattern baby sleeping bag




The size of the baby sleeping bag is approximately from 6 months old until 14 months old. The length of the baby sleeping bag is 80 cm (31,5 in). Use breathable materials for the sleeping bag like cotton and wool. Use an open-ended zippers and placed it upside down, to prevent the sleeping bag to be zipped open to easily.

Materials:
* Cotton fabric (outside)
* Cotton fabric (inside)
* Lining (lining)
* Bias tape / strip of fabric - 5 cm (2 in) wide
* Open-ended zipper - 30 cm (12 in)
* Two Snaps

Instructions::
Download the free sewing pattern here.  Print the pattern at 300%. Print the blue and green lines at 100%.

Double-click images to enlarge.

Step 1: Draw the pattern.



























































Cotton fabric (Inner & outer sleeping bag):
Draw a front piece and a left and a right back piece with an aqua trickmarker on the back of the cotton fabrics. The pattern is without seam allowance. Ad 0,5 cm (0,2 in) seam allowance. Draw the neckline, the shoulder seams and the armholes without seam allowance. Ad 2 cm seam allowance at the side seam of the left and right front pieces.

Lining:
Draw a front piece and a back piece with an aqua trickmarker on the back of the fabric. The pattern is without seam allowance. Ad 0,5 cm (0,2 in) seam allowance. Draw the neckline, the shoulder seams and the armholes without seam allowance. Draw a horizontal line 30 cm (12 in) down from the neckline on your front piece.

Step 2: Cut the fabric.




















































Cut a front piece and  a (left an right) back piece out of the fabric.

Step 3: Pin left and right front pieces together.
























With right sides facing pin down the left and right front pieces. Leave the top 30 cm (12 in) open to insert your zipper.


Step 4: Sew.
























Sew and trim.

Step 5: Cut a horizontal line in the front piece.
























Cut a horizontal line in the front piece from the neckline 30 cm (12 in) long.


Step 6: Pin down the back and front pieces.














With right sides facing pin down the back and front pieces.

Step 7: Sew.














Sew.

Step 8: Turn right side out.




















Turn the outer sleeping bag right side out.

Step 9: Put the inner sleeping bag in the lining.





















Put the inner sleeping bag in the lining.

Step 10: Fold seam allowance zipper to the inside.






















Fold seam allowance zipper to the inside and pin down. (Fold the seam allowance of the inner sleeping bag over the lining.)

Put the lining and inner sleeping bag in the outer sleeping bag.


Step 11: Shorten the zipper.










Trim the upper part of the zipper. (Do not cut the zipper teeth!)

Step 12: Put the zipper in position and pin down.
























Put the zipper in position and pin down. Place the zipper upside down, to prevent the sleeping bag to be zipped open to easily.


Step 13: Sew the zipper in place.
























Sew the zipper in place. Use a zipper foot.

Step 14: Attach bias tape.
























Finish the armholes and neckline off with bias tape.



Step 15: Attach snaps.
























Attach the snaps to the sleeping bag.

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10 comments:

  1. Thank you! I'll be making a few for presents.

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  2. thank you! this will be a great gift for a friend!
    Hugs
    Clelia

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  3. Thank you for sharing the pattern:)
    Lia

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  4. Just what I have been looking for. My first grandchild will have her own unique range.
    Sylvia

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  5. Hallo! Your blog is great! Best regards:)

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  6. Спасибо большое, за выкройку. thank you)).

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  7. looking for a pattern for a dolls version of the sleeping bag. A shaped one like this not just straight sides.

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  8. Gracias, está realmente muy bien explicado.

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