Hat Knitting Patterns: My Suggestions Of The Best Knit Hats To Try!

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Ready to get your knit on and make some cozy, stylish hats? I’ve rounded up the best hat knitting patterns. From slouchy beanies to cable knit toques, there’s something for every skill level and taste. So let’s find your next knitting project!

My Roundup of Receommended Hat Knitting Patterns

The Best Hat Knitting Patterns

Filigree Beanie

Create your own version of this beautiful pattern. Thanks to the help of Woolly Wormhead.

Double Moss Stitch Knit Hat

This is such a lovely pattern. All made possible with the help of Brittany from B.Hooked Crochet.

Skull Hat Knitting Pattern

Cassie from Little Red Window has all the instructions for this pattern idea. Make sure you check out the other hat posts while you’re there.

Bubble Beanie Hat

To create this wonderful free knitting pattern project. Check out the all the knitted hat steps by Kristen from Studio Knit.

Plait Hat

This post features some great ideas. Plenty of inspiration by Karen Templer from Fringe Association.

Beginner Chunky Hat Knitting Pattern

Jessica from Mama In A Stitch has this super fun pattern to make. The instructions are easy to follow and understand.

Fluffy Brioche Hat

Julianna from Purl Soho has created clear and easy to understand instructions for this pattern project. If you try it, please let me know how it goes.

Lyle Cap

Nancy Ekvall from Blue Sky Fibers shares her experience and tips for how to make this pattern project. Follow her clear and easy to understand instructions to make your own.

Staggered Knitting Patterns

Doing this project is a wonderful idea, and the results look fantastic! Thanks to the creativity of Woolly Wormhead.

Fair Isle Knit Hat Pattern

Enjoy creating this pattern idea. Follow the instructions by Louise from Handy Little Me.

Basic Ribbed Hat

A really wonderful idea. Plus the results look great! To make it yourself, take a look at the instructions by The Team at Stitchery Projects.

Basic Two Tones Hat

Ksenia from Life Is Cozy gives great step by step instructions on how to make this gorgeous pattern. Follow the tutorial outlined in her post.

Seathwaite

Karen Templer from Fringe Association makes this look very easy! Get the inspiration here. Another fun project idea for you.

Cable Ear Flap Hat With Pom Poms Knitting Pattern

Some lovely ideas for you. You can find the pattern here. Follow the instructions that are easy to understand by Barbara Breiter from Knitting On The Net.

Beloved Aran

Solenn Couix-Loarer steps you through the pattern idea. I definitely want to do this one when I have time.

Snowboarder Chunky Hat

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern project here. Thanks to the creativity of Marly Bird.

Perky Little Hat Knitting Pattern

Bring some easy and amazing pattern goodness into your life with the help of The Team at Yarn and Hooks.

Kaleidoscope Hat Knitting

The Team at Hanks and Needles steps you through the requirements to make this lovely creation. Looks like so much fun!

Four Winds Hat

This pattern project would be super fun to make. Find all the details in the guide. Thanks to the creative abilities of Gretchen from Balls to the Walls Knits.

The Belle Beanie Pattern

Dakotah from Dakotah Knits has some excellent suggestions for this pattern idea.

Follow the complete guide.

Homestretch Hat

Find all the details, including materials and easy to understand steps for this great pattern project by Marilla from Purl Soho.

Milanese Lace Topper

What you need for this wonderful project is outlined in the tutorial by Tante.

Rhinebeck Hat

Super fun pattern idea to make thanks to Woolly Wormhead from Woolly Wormhead

Shuku Slouchy Beanie Knit Pattern

Your creativity will be flowing when you create this gorgeous pattern.

Follow the instructions by Kunbi from Handmade by Kunbi

Baby Headphone Hat Knitting Pattern

Cassie from Little Red Window has detailed, clear and easy-to-understand instructions to help you make this pattern project

You will be very pleased with the final product.

Owl Hat Knit Pattern

Looking at this gorgeous image makes me want to start! Find everything you need here.

Thanks to Julie Measures.

Northend

Doing this project is a great idea, and the results look fantastic!

All the information you need is provided by Woolly Wormhead.

Katara

Woolly Wormhead steps you through how to make this funtastic project.

The Sofia

Louise from Handy Little Me makes this look easy and fun to do! Get all the inside tips here. Loved to see a photo of your finished creation.

Susans Slouch Hat

Another fab pattern to try out.

Get more details and the pattern here.

Follow all the instructions to put it all together thanks to Gretchen from Balls to the Walls Knits

Benefaction Knit Hat

The Team at Knit Picks from Knit Picks provides all the details, including materials and how-to tips for this pattern project.

Feel at ease knowing that everything you need is covered in the article.

Reversible Pleat Hat

Adam from Purl Soho has created this sensational project for you to follow. Find all the details in the post.

Transitus

Laura Nelkin from Nelkin Designs has some fab pattern ideas, which you can try out.

Check out all the goodness in the guide.

Enjoy enjoy the process.

Cannetella

Bring some amazing and satisfying craft goodness into your life with this pattern.

Loads of inspiration by Woolly Wormhead.

Jubilee Hat

Andrea Mowry steps you through the instructions and provides ideas for materials to make this very creative idea.

You’ll love the results.

The Good Years Hat

Super fun to make and looks great too. Follow the tutorial by Donna Smith.

Sandy Cable Knitted Hat

Create your own version of this beautiful pattern.

Thanks to the help of Ann from Crazy Hands.

Mommy And Me Beanies

This is such a lovely handmade creation.

All made possible with the help of Louise from Handy Little Me.

Thundertwist

Here is another to add to your to do list.

Take a look at the pattern here

Thanks to Greg Cohoon from Knitting Daddy.

Snow Day Hat

Adam from Purl Soho has some fabulous suggestions for this gorgeous pattern. Check out the complete guide.

Roku Knit Hat Patterns

To create this wonderful pattern project. Check out the specifics by Olga Buraya-Kefelian.

Braided Beanie

Marie Segares from Underground Crafter has this super fun pattern to make.

The instructions are easy to follow and understand.

Hudson Valley Hat

You will be super excited to create this beautiful pattern

All the details can be found in the post by Patty Lyons.

Bronntanas

Ysolda from Ysolda shares their experience and tips on how to make this project.

Follow the clear and easy to understand instructions to make your own.

Matching Hearts Hat Pattern

Enjoy creating this pattern. Follow the instructions by Guzel Eaves.

Tangled River Knit Hats

Woolly Wormhead steps you through the techniques used in this brilliant project. Take a look at the pattern here. Potential answer on what to do in your free time!

Astrodome

A wonderful knitting pattern. Plus, the results look great! To make it yourself, take a look at the instructions by Leslie Tichner on Knitty.

The Seed Stitch Knit Hat

Spice up your knit hat crafting with this fabulous idea! Thanks to the creative mind of Meg from Northern Moose.

Iris Bloom Bonnet

Gretchen from Balls to the Walls Knits makes this look very easy! Get all the knitted inspiration you need here. Enjoy every stitch.

The Do-Gooder Quick Knit Hat

Some lovely ideas and fun to check out with this pattern. Take a look here. Follow the step-by-step instructions by Cassie from Little Red Window.

Simple Thick and Thin Knit Hat

Alexis from Persia Lou steps you through her project here. What an incredible idea, I definitely want to do this one when I have time.

Simple Ribbed Knit Hat

Carla from Small Friendly has created a beautiful project for you to follow. Check out the guide on how to make it yourself.

Cuffed Hat

Cassy from Purl Soho has some excellent pattern ideas, which you should try out. Check out the materials required and steps. Definitely some hat patterns to add to your creative wishlist.

Allerton

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern project here. Thanks to the creative talents of Woolly Wormhead.

Braddock Pattern

Bring some easy and amazing knit hat patterns goodness into your life with the help of Christina Danaee.

Winter Adventure

Pelykh Natalie steps you through the requirements to make these creative ideas for a knit beanie pattern. Make sure you bookmark it for later.

Easy Bobble Hat Pattern

This pattern project would be super fun to make. Find all the details in the article. Thanks to the creative abilities of Helen Stewart from Curious Handmade.

Transformers Toque Pattern

What a gorgeous pattern. This hat knitting pattern is made possible with the creativity of Lori from Yes, I MADE That.

Ombre Pom Pom Beanie Free Pattern

This is such a lovely knit hat pattern. All made possible with the help of Lucy from The Things We Do.

Bitty Cabled Hat

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern Enjoy making your own version. Follow the instructions by Heather from Western Sky Knits

Top-Down Ear Flap Hat

Bet you can’t wait to get start making your own version of this pattern idea. Follow the tutorial by Cassy from Purl Soho.

Pinua

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern project here. Thanks to the hat pattern creativity of Woolly Wormhead.

Despicable Edith Hat

What fun it will be to create your own version of this pattern project. With the expert assistance of Christie Allen.

Stripey Knit Slouchy Beanies

Tamara Kelly from Moogly has detailed, clear and easy-to-understand instructions to help you make this pattern project. You’ll be very pleased with the final product.

14 Cable Hat Knitting Pattern

Rebecca Brown from Chem Knits gives great tips and tricks on how to make this fun pattern. Follow the tutorial outlined in her post.

Introducing Urban Night!

I definitely want to try out this pattern idea.

Go through the steps provided by Robin from Knitting with Schnapps

Winter Adventure Snood

Such a great handmade project! Follow the complete guide to make your own with the help of Pelykh Natalie.

Easy Ribbed Cable Hat

Leann from I Should Have Bred Iguanas has some fabulous suggestions for this gorgeous pattern.

Knitting Pattern Hat Slouchy

Enjoy creating this knit hats pattern. Follow the instructions by Lanadearg.

Conclusion

Hope this roundup inspired you to pick up your needles! Do you have any plans for your next project? Tell me the comments, or via the contact page. I’d love to hear from you. Happy hat knitting!

About The Author

Jodie Morgan From Knit Like Granny

Jodie Morgan (Author & Founder)

jodie@knitlikegranny.com | Lives In: Chiang Mai, Thailand

Author: Jodie Morgan is a passionate knitter and blogger with 40+ years of experience currently living in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Taught by her mother and wonderful grandmother “Mama”, she fell in love with crafting from a young age. When she’s not knitting, you’ll find her enjoying a cup of coffee with cream, or sharing helpful resources and tips with the online knitting community. Get to know Jodie and the team on our meet the team page.

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