The 20 Best Crochet Hat Patterns You’ll Want To Make Today
by Kelsey Mlnarik
Crochet hat patterns are perfect for so many different projects. Crochet hats for men, women, and children of all ages can be made quickly as gifts, last-minute accessories, or perfect charity donations.
The patterns here are varied in style, technique, design, and skill level required by the crafter.
There should be plenty here to keep you busy crocheting hats all year long!
20 Best Crochet Hat Patterns
Ready to crochet a hat? You've come to the right place!
In this collection, you'll find patterns for crochet hats that will suit anyone and options for every season.
Crochet hats are great for yourself, gifts, craft fairs, and more. Once you try one of these great hat patterns, we're sure you'll be back for more!
This trendy beanie is a must-have fashion accessory for fall and winter, and with this pattern, you can make them for your own use and as gifts! The pattern includes sizing for toddlers through size adult large so that you can outfit the whole family with this modern hat. Stick with neutral colors and a faux fur pom pom for an on-trend aesthetic, or choose any other colors you like!
Use this pattern to make a beanie with a unique spiral pattern at the top and a great ribbed texture! This hat is perfect for men and women and is a great way for beginning crocheters to practice, as it uses only two stitches! Make a whole stack to give out as handmade gifts, or keep them for yourself!
This crochet newsboy-style cap makes a stylish addition to your wardrobe! The unique ballcap brim sets it apart from so many other crocheted hat patterns. These hats make a great gift for teens or fashion-forward people of all ages.
Need a hat for the summer months that will allow you to accessorize without making you sweat? Try this light and lacy mandala hat. This slouchy beanie is ideal for spring and summer and suits hippie, boho, and feminine fashion styles.
Here is the perfect hat for animal lovers of all ages! This waffle stitch cat ear beanie is an adorable twist on the classic beanie pattern. It makes a perfect gift for your feline-loving friends or a cute addition to a handmade cat costume for Halloween or dress-up.
This slouchy basket-weave beanie will keep you warm and stylish throughout your winter activities! Pull this hat on for a winter walk, building a snowman, or having a snowball fight with friends. It's even pretty enough to wear for outdoor winter photos, such as a Christmas card photo.
This snug-fitting hat is a great gender-neutral option. It has a classic basket-weave pattern with a ribbed, cuffed brim, and the fit is nice and snug. Perfect for skiing, snowboarding, playing outside at recess, or staying warm during your commute.
Why wear a regular beanie when you could wear a froggy beanie, instead? Wear this adorable amphibian on a cold and wet spring day with a pair of rubber boots and go stomping through the mud. This pattern is appropriate for an advanced beginner and fits most teens and adults.
Keep your little ones' heads and ears nice and warm with this puffy earflap hat pattern. The puff stitch makes it thick and cozy, and the earflaps keep little ears out of the cold. It's the perfect accessory for playing outside in the snow, staying warm at recess or on the bus, and sled riding.
This crochet bucket hat has a beautiful classic, vintage look. It's great for layering in all seasons and will keep the sun off of your face at the beach, in your garden, or on a spring or summer walk. Pair this hat with a simple sundress for a stylish summer outfit. It makes a beautiful and practical gift, as well!
What child wouldn't love this unique and detailed dinosaur hat? Make this hat for your child, as a gift for another little dinosaur lover, or even for yourself! The pattern is available in sizes baby through adult large, so your whole family can be transformed into a herd of happy dinos.
This crochet sun hat is a summer must-have! It's durable and flexible enough to pack in your suitcase for a beach vacation, cruise, or other summer adventures. In a neutral raffia yarn, this hat is a perfect way to look stylish while protecting yourself from the sun. It's also a beginner-friendly pattern, great for craft fairs!
Bring back some 80s and 90s nostalgia with this super-long stocking cap! This is a beginner-friendly pattern, great for yourself, for gifts, or to sell at craft fairs. This style is unique and sure to stand out! Make a red-and-white or green-and-white version to turn this pattern into a Santa hat or elf hat.
This crochet turban-style hat is a stylish and trendy accessory for anyone, babies through adults! This type of hat is especially popular right now for babies, so why not make some for a baby shower gift or newborn photo shoot? Since the pattern comes in multiple sizes, they'd also be an adorable Mommy and Me accessory or matching sibling set.
This hat stands out from the crowd with its bright colors and unique twist on a pom pom at the top. It's great for playgrounds, sledding, and busy winter events; you'll never lose track of your child in this vibrant hat! It's a beginner-friendly pattern that works up quickly, so many some for the whole family and extras to give as gifts.
This simple beginner beanie pattern may be basic, but it's also a classic. It's quick to whip up, gender-neutral, and suits any style. Stock your own closet with a stack of this staple winter hat, give them as gifts, sell them at craft fairs, and make extras to donate to your local homeless shelter or other charity. Everyone will love and appreciate this old stand-by!
This adorable baby hat is as cute and snuggly as any real teddy bear! Wear it for a photo prop, Halloween, or for everyday wear. It would make a great baby shower gift, too! This is a beginner-level pattern, and since it's made with bulky yarn, the project works up quickly.
This beanie pattern was designed with dog lovers in mind. We all know someone whose pets are their babies- why not make this hat as a special gift for them? It would make a perfect birthday or Christmas gift, or give it as a gift to celebrate a new pet.
If you want to maintain your style while also staying warm, this bun beanie pattern is just what you need! It's designed with a hole in the top to allow your high ponytail or messy bun to slide through- no more flat hat hair! Make a few for the teens or fashion-forward people on your gift list.