22 Most Charming Crochet Baby Mobile and Rattle Ideas

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Mobiles are children’s favorites and not without reason. Bright and fun, this type of crochet toy also develops your child. With this handmade project, they can learn how to grasp and hold things. In addition to their usefulness, crochet baby mobiles and rattles are fun to make and allow you to practice your basic amigurumi crochet skills. Get inspired and choose the project you like!

Take a look at the examples below and search for links to free patterns under the pictures.

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Baby Mobile Free Crochet Patterns

1. Happy Day Mobile

Easy to make, yet fun and practical! This crocheted baby mobile features the sun in the clouds, a rainbow and two giant drops of rain. The cute smiles on their faces are sure to make your little one laugh. The handmade mobile is durable and great for even the most active kids. The step-by-step crochet pattern for this piece is easy to follow, so don’t hesitate.

  • DESIGNED by Amy Gaines
  • PROJECT TYPE Baby Mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a pregnant woman holding a crocheted mobile with a rainbow motif

Photos by Amy Gaines / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.

2. Undersea Mobile

This crochet mobile will take your child on a journey to the bottom of the ocean. Tiny colorful fish and mysterious seaweed hiding secrets underneath could bring a touch of ocean calm to the baby’s bed. The project is beginner-friendly and requires almost no skills. Follow the step-by-step crochet baby mobile pattern to get started.

  • DESIGNED by Lion Brand Yarn
  • PROJECT TYPE Baby Mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a mobile with crocheted fish hanging from it

Photos by Lion Brand Yarn / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on lionbrand.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

3. Hearts Around The Globe

Bring some space-age aesthetics to your child with the globe-shaped crochet mobile. The orbit of the tiny hearts and the little bird looking down on the composition add to the fun, even if it seems a bit absurd. Gauge isn’t critical for this project, but it can easily affect the size. Grab your crochet hooks, read the step-by-step instructions and start crocheting today!

  • DESIGNED by Rachael Batliner
  • PROJECT TYPE Baby Mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a crocheted earth with hearts around it and a bird above it

Photos by Coats & Clark / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on yarnspirations.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

4. Dragonfly Mobile

Sometimes there are just too many bugs and too many flies around. They can be annoying to you and your child alike. Make this crochet mobile to get rid of them! The giant crochet dragonflies will be your baby’s crib protection against sleep disturbers. The easy-to-follow pattern is available for free on the website. Try it and see how it works!

  • DESIGNED by Emily Forrest
  • PROJECT TYPE Baby Mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a crocheted dragonfly mobile

Photos by Em4est / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.

5. Sweet Dreams Little Bear

Baby mobiles are a must for your little one. They are playful and soothing, so even the most active kids will get a good night’s sleep. The project is easy and quick once you get the hang of it. It will help you practice and master single crochet, double crochet, increases and decreases. See the crochet pattern and enjoy crocheting.

  • DESIGNED by Ingrid Geerings
  • PROJECT TYPE Baby Mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
A crocheted teddy bear sleeping on a cloud in a crochet mobile.

Photos by Ingrid Geerings / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on dutchcrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

6. Amigurumi Sheep Baby Mobile

The tiny crocheted sheep on this baby mobile look stunning. They are detailed, soft to the touch and have brought a calming atmosphere to the room. The project is suitable for intermediate crocheters. However, the pattern is easy to follow, so you can try it now if you already know the basics. Grab your crochet hook and start crocheting.

  • DESIGNED by Tiny Mini Design
  • PROJECT TYPE Baby Mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
Two pictures of a baby's crib with crochet mobile.

Photos by Tiny Mini Design / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on tinyminidesign.blogspot.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

7. Flying Hearts Mobile

This cute heart mobile will put even the naughtiest kids to sleep. The simple design means you can complete the project in a few spare evenings and make it almost effortlessly. Plus, the mobile is completely safe and will fit even the smallest of children. The crochet mobile pattern is free and available on the website.

  • DESIGNED by Linda Cyr
  • PROJECT TYPE mobile
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A crocheted mobile featuring heart designs.

Photos by Coats & Clark and neema31 / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on yarnspirations.com, or read more about it on Ravelry. Ream more about neema31’s project on Ravelry.

8. It’s Cloudy Mobile

Easy to make and fun to play with, this crocheted mobile will bring a lot of joy to both you and your child. The soothing effect of the cloud will help your little one sleep well and have sweet dreams. Even if you’re a beginner, it’s a nice thing to do when you have some free time. Follow the free baby mobile crochet pattern and see how it works today.

  • DESIGNED by Nat Vanderstricht
  • PROJECT TYPE mobile
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A crocheted cloud hanging from a hook, crochet.

Photos by Nat Vanderstricht / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on multifocusing.wordpress.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

9. Hot Air Balloon Mobile

The interesting design of this crochet mobile will cheer up your little one and fill his dreams with fun adventures.  The balloon itself has some space that you can use to keep little things handy for when your baby needs them. Plus, with the simple techniques used, it’s great for crocheters of all levels. Don’t be afraid to start even if you’re not that experienced! The free crochet pattern will guide you through the process.

  • DESIGNED by Carla Mitrani
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a crochet balloon mobile with clouds and a mouse sitting in the balloon basket

Photos by Carla Mitrani / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on blog-amourfou-crochetenglish.blogspot.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

10. Woodland Baby Mobile

Get into the holiday spirit with this crocheted baby mobile. This easy-to-follow project is perfect for crafters of all skill levels and a great way to use up leftover yarn. The adorable themed elements are sure to delight your little one. Whether you’re an experienced crafter or a beginner, this project is sure to bring holiday cheer to your child’s room. Get started today and add a touch of festive whimsy to your baby’s room.

  • DESIGNED by Ashleigh Kiser
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Crocheted trees and pom pom ornaments hanging from a crochet mobile.

Photos by Sewrella 2016 / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on sewrella.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

11. Hot Air Balloon Mobile

Cheer up your little one with this cute crochet mobile. Made with two simple toy patterns, it’s easy to complete and even a beginner can do it. The project allows you to experiment with colors and use your leftover yarn from previous projects. The step-by-step crochet pattern includes photos to make it easier for visual crocheters. Follow the directions to get started.

  • DESIGNED by Erin Sharp
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Crocheted mobile featuring hot air balloons.

Photos by Erin Sharp / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on cookiesnobcrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

12. Mobile or Wall Hanging

This fun crochet baby mobile pattern makes a great gift for your baby. Made with basic crochet techniques, it’s extremely quick to complete. If you’re looking for something cute to make during these cold days, this project could help. Experienced crocheters will find it relaxing, while beginners will find it a great way to practice the basics. Follow the crochet pattern step by step to see how it works.

  • DESIGNED by Milagros Sierra
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner 
A crochet mobile featuring a vibrant rainbow and a cheerful sun.

Photos by Milagros Sierra / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on hisheepok.blogspot.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

13. Whopper Cotton Cloud Mobile

Baby mobiles are interesting to make because they allow you to work with a variety of small-scale designs and try something new. This one is made in the shape of a big cloud with lots of colored drops. It goes quickly and is quite simple, so you can start even as a beginner. You can be sure your baby will love it! The free step-by-step crochet pattern makes it fun to make. 

  • DESIGNED by Cygnet Yarns Ltd
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Two pictures of a crochet mobile featuring a crocheted cloud with colorful balls hanging from it.

Photos by Cygnet Yarns Ltd / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on cygnetyarns.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

14. Colourful Baby Mobile

This minimalist crochet baby mobile is a great project for when you are short on time and still want to make something unique for your little one. The piece uses only crochet balls in different sizes and colors, so it’s easy to make and manageable for crocheters of all levels. Follow the free crochet pattern on the original website to get started!

  • DESIGNED by Helen Scott
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Crochet mobile hanging from a wooden deck.

Photos by Jaksyl & eatyagreens / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.

15. Little Bat Music Box

Simple one-piece baby mobile – not a common design, but definitely an interesting one. Such a mobile will do if you’re afraid to let your baby play with small toys. The larger toy is absolutely safe and you can be sure that your little one won’t hurt himself. Follow the steps below and see what happens!

  • DESIGNED by Scheepjes 
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobile
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a green crochet baby mobile shaped like a bat

Photos by Scheepjes / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.

16. Carbon Atom Mobile

Although not a common option, this crochet baby mobile pattern is worth considering. It’s simple and has a good balance of neutral and bright colors – just right for a baby’s crib. Plus, it’s a great way to introduce your baby to the world of science gently and without pressure. Save this pattern and come back when you feel the need.

  • DESIGNED by L Hodgins
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobile
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a carbon atom crochet baby mobile hung on strings

Photos by anatomicalcrochet / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on anatomicalcrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

17. Up In The Sky Baby Mobile

Who knows, perhaps this crochet baby mobile will inspire someone to become a traveler years later? But right now it’s a beginner-friendly crochet project that will elevate your skills and make a nice gift for a baby. The pattern is nothing complicated, so consider it for a relaxing evening.

  • DESIGNED by Esther Graafland
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobile
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a crocheted baby mobile with sky-themed elements

Photos by Esther Graafland / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on studiomadelaine.blogspot.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

18. Sea Friends Mobile

Crochet Jellyfish, octopus, squid and even a narwhal! All these tiny amigurumi toys are made into one great crochet baby mobile. If you are looking for an unusual design and not just bears and bunnies, that’s a perfect choice. The pattern is not complicated and you won’t have any trouble.

  • DESIGNED by Tamara Kelly
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobile
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a baby mobile featuring crochet amigurumi of sea animals

Photos by Tamara Kelly / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on mooglyblog.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Stroller Mobile Free Crochet Patterns

1. Splash Pram Chain And Teether

This easy to make baby mobile will bring a truly soothing atmosphere to your little one’s bed. The piece has several elements, each easy to make and suitable for crocheting on the go. Beginners will find the project quick and fun to complete, while more experienced crocheters will find it relaxing. The crochet pattern is completely free and easy to follow.

  • DESIGNED by FRAYA
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a crochet mobile featuring whale amigurumi

Photos by FRAYA / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on selfmade.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

2. Stroller Mobile Elephants

Make an adorable pram mobile with your yarn scraps! This stunning project combines a leftover yarn friendly design with quick to make elements that are perfect for the DIY enthusiast. With the free crochet pattern, you can create an interesting and adorable stroller mobile that’s not only fun to make, but also adds a touch of whimsy to your baby’s bed. Get started today and enjoy a delightful crafting experience!

  • DESIGNED by Emlansemlans kreativa
  • PROJECT TYPE baby mobiles
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Crocheted elephants hanging on a string, crochet mobile.

Photos by Emlansemlans kreativa / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on emlansemlanskreativa.blogspot.com, the English and Dutch translations on irenehaakt.blogspot.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

Baby Rattle and Teething Ring Free Patterns

1. Duck Teething Ring Free Crochet Pattern

The most adorable and sweet baby teething ring I’ve ever seen. This free crochet pattern will make childhood unforgettable, with only positive moments. Sleepy duck is amazing with all those tiny details. You will have a wonderful time creating this artwork, believe me.

  • DESIGNED by Elisa Sartori of Elisa’s Crochet
  • PROJECT TYPE Crochet baby teething ring
  • CRAFT Crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL Beginner
a duck shaped crochet teething ring

Photos by Elisa’s Crochet / elisascrochet.com

Find the original free pattern on elisascrochet.com.

2. Butterfly or Bee Baby Rattle

If you can’t choose between a bee or a butterfly, then you are on my team. It’s impossible to reject either of them. If we are so impressed by these crochet rattles, just imagine how happy kids would be playing with them. It’s a perfect gift that will be adored by everyone.

  • DESIGNED by Raffaella Tassoni
  • PROJECT TYPE Crochet baby rattle
  • CRAFT Crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL Beginner
two crochet baby rattles with a bee and butterfly design

Photos by Raffaella Tassoni / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on raffamusadesigns.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

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