Best Knit Hat Patterns and ideas for this year
Arctic Morning Pattern
Sock hats and beanies are always a favorite knitting project, and these free hat knitting patterns are sure to please the knitter and owner alike. From tiny baby hats to favorite chunky teens and detailed womens hats to understated options for men, we’ve rounded up some of the best free sewing patterns available. If you’re a beginner, knitting hats is a good way to learn new skills in a guided way. Hats are usually small projects, and when you combine that with bulky yarns, you’ve got something you can knit in a few nights … or less!
For more experienced weavers, you will also find designs and techniques that will expand your knowledge. This makes these hat patterns a great way to practice these skills before using them on larger projects. Whether you’re looking to make a knitted charity gift or add warmth to your winter wardrobe, you’ll love knitting with the free designs on this list. And as a bonus, some of them are so simple that once you learn them, you can weave them right off your head!
This cozy winter hat uses a unique slip stitch design for added warmth and style. The use of sturdy and colorful yarns sets the dramatic pattern in motion and makes for an exceptionally fun knit.
Size: 22 ”circumference as written. For a smaller hat, go down in the needle size.
Yarn: Worsted. Weight: Color (A): 50 m. Color (B): 20 m. Color (C): 100 m. (Shown here in a colored thread). Hat can be knitted in only 2 colors, replacing A with B.
Needles: 16 ”round and double points, size 7, OR size needed for gauge.