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.

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Billed Beanie

Beginner/Intermediate.

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Twisted Rope Hat

Intermediate.

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Tamalpais Hats

Beginner/Intermediate.

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Recycled Silk Hat

Beginner.

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Mega Pom Beret

Beginner/Intermediate.

Gauge: 3.5 stitches per inch or 14.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Klein Bottle Hat

Intermediate.

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

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Half-Ribby Cap

Beginner.

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

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Four Cable Hat

Beginner/Intermediate. This knit hat fits men and women. The pattern features four easy to knit cables and a fold up brim. It's knit on two needles.

Gauge: 3.5 stitches per inch or 14.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Eagle Bay Hat

Beginner.

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Brangelina Hat

Beginner.

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Toddler Rugby Hat

Beginner.

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Ribbed Hat

Beginner. One ball of hand-dyed yarn plays out beautifully in a symphony of stripes.

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Toddler Ear Warmer

Beginner.

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

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Men's Wool Hat

Beginner.

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Buttonhead Hat

Intermediate.

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Duchess Starfish Hat

Intermediate.

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Cascade Hat

Intermediate.

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Viking Flap Hat

Beginner.

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Urbanista Hat

Intermediate.

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Warming Erika Hat

Intermediate.

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Urban Jungle Hat

Beginner.

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Snowflake Hat

Beginner.

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Sequins Slouchy Beret

Intermediate.

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Reverie Beret

Intermediate.

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Bobcap

Beginner.

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Swirl Hat

Intermediate. This hat is knit from top downwards. It can be worn with the right or wrongs side outwards, and you can put the rib edging upwards or downwards over your ears when it is really cold.

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Swell Toque

Intermediate.

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Victorian Lace Cap

Intermediate. Enjoy this little lacy cap on those cool afternoon walks or just wear it as a accessory to your all-day outfit.

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Super Bulky Cabled Hat

Beginner/Intermediate.

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Shadow Hat

Beginner/Intermediate.

There's 344 Hats patterns. Use the links below to view more:

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