Free Knitting Patterns: Hats

Everyone loves a nice warm knit hat. A hat is a fun project that doesn't take a lot of yarn or time. Hat patterns can vary in their complexity, from simple beanies and toques, to complex lace slouches and cloches. In this directory of hat patterns, we have noted the complexity of the pattern from beginner knitter to advanced.

Bennington

Fisherman Cap

Intermediate.

Gauge: 5.0 stitches per inch or 20.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Ben's Hat

Intermediate.

Gauge: 4.5 stitches per inch or 18.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Attack of the Killer Pom-Pom Hat

Intermediate.

Gauge: 4.0 stitches per inch or 16.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Brambles Hat

Intermediate.

Gauge: 5.25 stitches per inch or 21.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Fishing Island Hat

Intermediate.

Entrelac Beret

advanced.

Gauge: 4.5 stitches per inch or 18.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Super Pink Toddler Hat

Beginner. A super girly toddler hat.

Gauge: 6.0 stitches per inch or 24.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Kelly

Cool Skull Hat

Beginner/Intermediate. It actually has a skull motif.

Gauge: 5.0 stitches per inch or 20.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Dogwood Hat

Intermediate/Advanced. This hat features a simple, repeating eyelet pattern that continues right up to the top of the hat, creating six panels somewhat reminiscent of the leaves of a dogwood tree.

Gauge: 4.5 stitches per inch or 18.0 stitches per 4 inches.

City Hat

Beginner. A cozy hat inspired by the beautiful city skylines.

Gauge: 4.75 stitches per inch or 19.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Hat with Cable

Intermediate/Advanced.

Gauge: 4.0 stitches per inch or 16.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Berea Bonnet

Beginner.

Gauge: 4.5 stitches per inch or 18.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Zaggity Hat

Beginner/Intermediate. The zaggity stitch pattern is basically a purl zig-zag with slip stitch borders.

Gauge: 5.0 stitches per inch or 20.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Stripey Beanie

Beginner. Retro inspired stripped hat complete with pom-pom.

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Seedling Hat

Beginner. Simple slouch style hat.

Gauge: 2.75 stitches per inch or 11.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Lace Beanie

Beginner/Intermediate. Feminine beanie with a lacy textured rib.

Gauge: 4.25 stitches per inch or 17.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Fiddlehead Hat

advanced. Kind of ridiculous looking but fun!

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Clapotis Cap

Beginner/Intermediate. Based upon the popular scarf by the same name.

Brimster Hat

advanced. Think Sherlock Holmes when you look at this one.

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