8 Fun, Free Crochet Barbie Doll Patterns

Create quick and easy crochet doll fashions

Personalize any Barbie or other doll with its own unique crochet clothing. There are so many great reasons to crochet Barbie clothes. You can make designs that look like what your own child wears, so she can have a "mommy and me" experience with her doll. You can crochet designs that reflect your culture, society or beliefs, making Barbie more in line with your family's style without compromising your child's love of the doll. Crochet doll clothes are great stash busters, since they don't use a lot of yarn, and yet they can be great fun to make since they can be designed in such fun and funky ways. Make a whole wardrobe of crochet Barbie clothes, starting with these eight free crochet doll fashion patterns.

  • 01 of 08

    Crochet Barbie Doll Clothing Set

    Crochet barbie clothing free patterns for hat, cowl, purse skirt, shrug, and cape
    Emi Harrington

    Emi Harrington on Ravelry offers a set of six crochet doll patterns as a free download. This set of patterns includes a cape, a shrug, and a skirt as well as three accessories: a hat, a cowl and a purse. You can crochet them in a variety of colors, and create a big mix-and-match Barbie wardrobe.

  • 02 of 08

    American Girl Crochet Doll Capelet Pattern

    American girl crochet doll capelet pattern
    Danielle Bonacquisti

    The other popular brand-name doll, besides Barbie, is the American Girl doll. A free Ravelry crochet capelet pattern from Danielle Bonacquisti is designed for her, or for any other doll that is approximately the same size (18" tall). The same crochet pattern could be used as a doll skirt, especially if you add a drawstring to adjust for size.

  • 03 of 08

    Doll Jacket, Pants, and Hat Free Crochet Patterns

    Doll jacket, pants and hat free crochet patterns

    Is It a Toy

    Is It a Toy is an adorable amigurumi blog that features many free crochet toy patterns. There is also a free crochet pattern set for a jacket, trousers, and matching hat that can be worn by a doll. The instructions for the jacket come in two different sizes, so it can be made to suit different dolls. This also shows you how to scale the pattern up and down; you can use this technique to turn doll clothes into baby clothes!

  • 04 of 08

    Vintage Liddle Kiddle Dolls Crochet Dress Pattern

    Vintage Liddle Kiddle dolls crochet dress pattern
    Karen Glasgow Follett

    Designer Karen Glasgow Follett collects vintage 1960s dolls including Liddle Kiddle dolls, which have large heads but small 2" tall bodies. Oftentimes she finds that vintage dolls look messy only because they need new clothes, so she offers a free crochet doll dress pattern for like-minded collectors.

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  • 05 of 08

    Doll Onesie Free Crochet Pattern

    Doll onesie free crochet pattern

    A cute free crochet pattern set from IdeaIvana includes a colorful onesie, a granny stitch hat and matching doll slippers. The outfit is worked with bulky yarn and a mid-sized hook, so it works up quickly to create a beautiful finished project. Its crochet doll outfit is for 12" dolls, but it includes instructions for adjusting the size to fit Barbies, American Girls, and all other types of dolls.

  • 06 of 08

    Crochet Short Overalls for Dolls

    Crochet short overalls for dolls
    Family Traditions Crafts

    Family Traditions Crafts on Craftsy is a shop that offers a wide array of crochet patterns for babies as well as several cute designs for dolls. The short overalls for 18" dolls are a terrific example of an item that you can't find in the store and your doll needs to have!

  • 07 of 08

    Doll Undies Free Crochet Pattern

    Doll undies free crochet pattern
    Julia Bremer

    Don't let your dolls go bare bottomed. Use a free crochet pattern from Julia Bremer to make undies in all colors for your little dolls. The designer has additional crochet patterns for sale on Ravelry, including a cute sundress.

  • 08 of 08

    Crochet Doll Free Pattern, Including Clothing

    Crochet doll free pattern, including clothing
    Kim McDermitt

    Want to make a really unique gift for a little one in your life? A free crochet pattern from Strings N Things by Kim is a doll pattern in which you crochet the doll yourself, and then you can also crochet multiple outfits to dress the doll. The doll is 14" tall, and clothing includes a dress and adorable little crochet overalls.