Snuggle up! 9 chunky knits for cosy babies

Chunky knits for babies

Chunky knits are not only for the grown-up set, you guys. Little ones can cosy up in their cosy snuggliness too! Part blanket, part garment they’re a simple way to add warmth with just one no-brainer layer.

And how much do we LOVE toasty kiddo knits? Let’s count NINE brilliant and very woolly ways!

Mormur chunky knit

Mormur hand-knitted merino and alpaca jacket – $132 at Mama Owl

A textured knit with cute natural buttons and hood thrown in for good measure. Yes. Please.

Jacquard sweater

Zara kids’ jacquard knit sweater – $46

Pop this on and your little one can look adorably nordic and ski field-ready!

Pure Cotton Striped Cable Knit Jumper

Pure cotton striped cable knit jumper – $20 at Marks and Spencer

Where’s Wally is made a whole lot easier if you play with your baby and this jumper!


Seed stripe crew knit –  $50

More stripes! It’s a baby wear trend this season and we love this mustard and grey mash-up.

John Lewis Baby Cable Knit Crew Neck Jumper, Navy

John Lewis baby cable knit crew neck jumper – 

A gorgeous classic cable, sized down for your baby. The wooden buttons add an extra pop of tweedy tradition.

next chunky knits

Next blue duck hooded cardigan – $25 AND Next ochre cardigan – $18

Two options from family-friendly fashion retailer Next – and so reasonably priced you could choose BOTH!

Cable cardigan by Pure Baby

Purebaby cable cardigan with hood – $40

Combining the softest knit with cables AND a pompommed hood, what could be better than this chunky cardi option?!


Oeuf NYC alpaca rabbit hoodie – $168 at Mama Owl

Have the cosiest bunny on the block with this adorable alpaca bunny jumper. How cute are those ears?!


Mormur hand knitted wool and alpaca sweater – $132 at Mama Owl

Another nordic-inspired piece, this time in navy and white for a giant dose of hygge.

Now the trickiest bit is just choosing one. So maybe buy two. Your baby’s cosiness might depend on it. * nods *

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