Do you love crocheting hats? Are you looking for some cute & easy hat crochet patterns such as messy bun hats, slouchy beanies and more? If so, read on down to look through these favorite free crochet hat patterns and get started today on making a hat for everyone you know!
If you are planning to make more hats, I can help! You may like the Emily Beanie, the reader’s favorite Leigh Hat pattern or explore the RPD crochet pattern database for access to over 300 FREE designs.
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I hope you enjoy this list!
So many Free Crochet Beanie Patterns to Try!
With the way to many to count free hat patterns on the internet, it can be hard to pick just one! If you google “free crochet hat patterns,” then you will see just what I mean.
It can be overwhelming to sort through all the free crochet hat patterns so I thought I’d make it easy so you don’t have to waste your time searching when you could be crocheting instead!
To help you out I’ve picked 7 of my favorite crocheted hats! All of which happen to be pretty easy to work up and are beginner-friendly. Simple & easy patterns are always a plus when looking for an excellent design to work up.
Let’s get started with these easy crochet patterns!
If you are more of a beginner crocheter, then you may want to take a look at “Easy Crochet Hats for Beginners” before you take a look at this list. The post I mentioned just now also has beginner-friendly hats but use simple crochet stitches.
If you explored the crochet hats for beginners post and you think you’re ready now then read on down. Make sure to get yarn, grab a crochet hook, pick a pattern, and started with your next crocheted hat!
Share your crochet hats with me!
If you do decide to make one of these hats, please share it with me (and all the group members) over in the RPD Facebook group, so we all know which hat design is your favorite.
We are nice. I promise! Everyone in the group loves helping out, giving advice and words of encouragement! I can’t wait to meet you.
Happy Crochet Hat Making!
7 Free & Popular Crochet Hat Patterns
1. Leigh Crocheted Hat Pattern
This simple blue hat uses Lion Brand Jeans Yarn and is the perfect lightweight yarn for spring and fall crochet pieces! It also happens to be part of the Hat not Hate campaign from Lion Brand Yarn. Get this hat as a FREE PDF download in the link above.
2.Simply Sweet Pink Crochet Hat Pattern
This cute but stylish crochet beanie is the perfect crochet piece to make for a Valentine’s Day Crochet pattern! It is made using Caron Cupcake yarn and is available in many different colors.
3. Crocheted Messy Bun Hat
This messy bun design is not your basic crochet beanie and is perfect for keeping that messy bun up and out of your face! 🙂 Be sure to make this super simple beanie for all the long-haired ponytail people in your life.
4. Diagonal Emily Crochet Beanie
The Emily Beanie is a reader favorite here at RPD and for a good reason! It works up fast and has a great texture. It features Lion Brand Tonal Wool-Ease Yarn which is considered a bulky yarn.
5. Crochet Slouchy Hat
The Sugared Plum Slouchy Hat is an oldie but goodie! It features pretty shades of purple & white in Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice. If you love to make slouchy hats, then this one is for you.
6. Puff Stitch Crochet Slouch
This easy but fun puff stitch beanie also uses Vanna’s Choice Yarn from Lion Brand and some easy puff stitches which makes it work up fast. This design is perfect as a winter hat!
7. Crochet Swirl Pattern
The swirl hat comes in a few different sizes making it the perfect go-to crochet pattern for the whole family. Featuring even a cute little baby hat! This one uses Vanna’s Choice Yarn by Lion Brand.
Which hat pattern are you going to chose?
With this list of 7 patterns, you can’t go wrong! If you’d like to explore even more free crochet hat patterns, then please check out my “Free Crochet Hat Patterns” collection page where you can find patterns for beanies, messy bun hats and more!
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