As a follow up to my post of 100 unique crochet scarves I thought I’d put together a roundup of 100 unique crochet hats. Hats are another thing that everyone can crochet and there are many, many out there that look the same as all of the other but there are also some truly creative ones.
The 100 crochet hats in this roundup are divided into the following ten categories: crochet art hats, striped crochet hats, crochet cloche hats, crochet hats for guys, kids’ crochet hats, freeform crochet hats, novelty yarn crochet hats, matching sets including crochet hats, vintage crochet hats and the TRULY UNFORGETTABLE crochet hats.
Crochet Hats from Crochet Artists
Xenobia Bailey is the first crochet artist that comes to mind when I think of creative hats.
Janet Lipkin is a painter and multi-media artist that I adore for her crochet artwear. This hat comes from 1973 and is at the Oakland Museum of CA.
Babukatorium is a crochet artist who does great rainbow colored crochet including this hat.
Learn more about the crochet art hats of Genna Miles
Aldo Lanzini’s crochet costumes include stunning headpieces.
Carol Ventura is the absolute master of the art of Tapestry Crochet. This is her felted tapestry hat, which I believe can be found in her Bead & Felted Tapestry Crochet guide.
Another Tapestry Crochet artist is Meg-An who designs handpainted clothing and crochet hats like the gorgeous unique hat here.
Flickr’s Twisted Old Loony makes one of a kind art hats. This is the back of The Splendid Sparrow.
Somer Sherwood also makes one of a kind crochet art hats. This one is called Lettuce Go to the Mothership.
Crochet Owl Hat from wearable art creator Helen Rodel
Striped Crochet Hats
Rainbow and White Crochet Slouch Hat by SashmoCo
Missoni multicolor crochet hat
Striped Bucket Hat, via old post on Travel Headwear
Jack Skellington Crochet Hat from Jenn Likes Yarn
Graduated Radiator Hat from BrainBlankets
Whimsical freeform crochet hat from Pigglewiggins
Striped Dreadlock Tam from Flickr’s RaimbowTree
Striped Openwork Rasta Hat by joyfulgabby
Pinwheel Crochet Stripes by SarahsSomethings
Vertical Stripes Hat by myfroggiebeads
Crochet Cloche Hats
Crochet cloche hat pattern from AyanaRed
Merino cloche hat with bold flower from NonnaLia
Unusual Crochet Cloche from StrawberryCouture
Embellished Crochet Cloche by Jen Neitzel
Linen crochet and knit cloche hat from 2HandMade
Crochet flapper hat pattern by HandmadeCottage
Openwork design for cloche hat by TheEnchantedMoon
Neon Cotton Crochet Cloche Hat by Flickr’s woolmountain
Cyclops crochet cloche by theknittinfool
Vintage Angora Crochet Cloche Pattern via babydee
Crochet Hats for Guys
In my roundup of hot guys in crochet hats I mostly looked at the guys. Now let’s look at some hats.
This great urban crochet hat for men is a pattern in the book Hip Hats and Cool Caps.
@Lindamade’s men’s ski hat published in Crochet Today!
Men’s Crochet Beanie with Fabric Bill by GlamourDamaged
Upcycled Lambswool Beanie by HatsbyElvee
This felted fedora was a previous Etsy feature pick
Paul Smith men’s crochet hat
Mark Dittrick crochet cowboy hat from Hard Crochet
Men’s Red Driver’s Cap by bigalhats
The Awkward Unicorn managed to crochet this hat using a pen instead of a crochet hook
Vintage men’s crochet hat via Galumpia
Kids’ Crochet Hats
These twin set crochet hats were previously featured as an Etsy pick on this blog
Ruffled baby cloche hat with matching cocoon from SunsetCrochet
Granny Square Kids’ Cap pattern from PdfPatternDesign
Stretchy Kids Hat, free crochet pattern at FaveCrafts
Crochet Kids Beret by PatternsByMarianneS
This floral crochet hat has been one of the most popular Etsy patterns recently posted on this blog
Thundercats crochet hat from BeeBeeKins
Crochet Smurf Hat from theheadsaid on Etsy, part of my roundup of Smurf Inspired Crochet
Crochet Zebra Hats by Rambunctious Kids
Tween’s crochet hat with wood button accents by TeaPartyHats
Freeform Crochet Hats
Indonesian Inspired Freeform Crochet Hat from Ann Stearnbach circa 1970
2 pointer Crochet Hat from Freeform pattern designer Mirtooli, who I met once at Bluebird yarn store
Freeform Crochet Hat from MoonMaiden
Freeform crochet hat from musician Ana Voog
Whimsy Hat from Gooseflesh
Free Form Crochet Hat from wildlywhimsical
Simple freeform hat from Etsy’s Suzann61
Girl with a Hook specializes in crochet freeform hats
Tribal Crochet Headdress from UTHAhats
SalixTree crochets one of a kind freeform hats
Novelty Yarn Crochet Hats
Angora Rabbit Fur Crochet Hood by Ambika Friendly Furs
Novelty Yarn Crochet Hat by Colormixcrochet
Crochet Pillbox Hat via CRAFT
Novelty Yarn Pillbox Hat with Flower by ArtYarnYummies
Winter Hat Crocheted with Eyelash Yarn, other novelty yarn and some wool by woolmountain
This Anna Sui designer crochet hat includes some novelty yarn, source
Ribbon yarn and wool yarn crochet newborn hat by AndreasPropBoutique
Fuzzy Beanie by HatsbyElvee
Hemp Crochet Marble Hat by danejobonnelle
Recycled doily hat by Wollarium
Matching Sets including Crochet Hats
Crochet hat with feathers and matching wrap by Janice Rosema
Ribbon Yarn Hat and Scarf Set by ColorfulYou
Crochet hat with matching earrings from Unique Stylez 4 All
Crochet Hat with Matching Muff by Ambika Friendly Furs
Neon Flower Hat and Striped Gloves by MyTangledSkeins
Vintage Crochet Hat and Bag Set, pattern sold on Etsy by suerock
Girls’ crochet hat and matching sweater coat by CrochetKConfections
Kids’ Cowboy Hat and Matching Boots by OliJAccessories
Vintage Crochet Hats
Vintage Crochet Cloche Hat with Matching Square Bag
Vintage Popcorn Beret Hat via Sydney Crafternoon
Vintage Crochet Sailor Hat pattern from babydee
Ribbed Crochet Hat with Feather via Very Vintage
1920s vintage crochet hat pattern with unique detailing via 2olddivas
1950s Bangle Crochet Hat via Stitch Story
Retro crochet summer hat pattern via Zafirah
1960′s crochet hat and drawstring bag, pattern sold on ArtFire by TodaysTreasure2
Crochet Granny Square Hat made from retro pattern by LindaDiLeva
1970s crochet granny squares hat via RubyLane
Truly Unforgettable Crochet Hats
KAIJ mostly makes mixed media fascinators but sometimes that extends into a great crochet-adorned hat.
Etsy’s skufish made this strangely wonderful Wintertree hat
Horned Crochet Hat, pattern from The AntiCraft
Crochet Mohawk Beanie by GlamourDamaged
Crochet Hair Hat by JessicasJacket
Crochet Duck Hat from Cheewawamomma
Crochet Pie Hat via Neatorama
Zombie Santa Hat via CrochetMe Forums
Wedding Cake Bridal Hat made from upcycled sweater and enhanced with freeform crochet. From WanderingLydia.
The Crochet Boob Hat from Mama Knows Breast
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