Knitting patterns for easy beanies, slouchy hats, berets and more. Many of the patterns are free
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Slouchy beanie knit flat and seamed, featuring slipped stitches over garter stitch. Rated easy by Ravelrers and designer says it's perfect for beginners. 3 sizes. Bulky weight yarn. Designed by Woolly Wormhead.
- Get the free knitting pattern
- See the Ravelry page
- Get the recommended we are knitters The Meriwool yarn
- See more of Woolly Wormhead's hat patterns
Easy Messy Bun Hat
Laura Bain’s easy ponytail hat is knit in the round.
Seed Banded Slouch Hat
Lion Brand’s easy slouchy beanie features seed stitch band details.
Game Day Hat
Classic ribbed hat knit flat with optional stripes and pompom. Knit in your favorite team colors! 2 sizes. Rated easy by the designers at Red Heart Design Team
This easy slouchy hat features a wide ribbed brim
More Free Patterns
Road to Success Chic Hat
Slouchy hat with a 6 row repeat staghorn cable. Designed by Marly Bird for Red Heart. Rated easy by Ravelrers and the designer. Video tutorial available with pattern. Worsted weight yarn.
Yarnspirations’ hat comes in regular or slouchy fit, for men or women. Uses just one skein of the recommended yarn. Great for self-striping or multi-color yarn!
Easy Roll Brim Beanie
This stockinette hat is knit flat and seamed. Brim rolls naturally. Designed by Kathleen Sams. Rated easy by Ravelrers.
- Get the free knitting pattern at Red Heart
- Get the recommended Super Saver Multis/Prints yarn at Red Heart
Two Square Hat
Easy hat perfect for beginners. Two Squares are worked in easy Garter stitch stripes and then seamed to form hat. Uses 2 contrasting color balls of recommended yarn.
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Easy Bubble Beanie Hat
Easy beanie knit in stripes using the fun bubble stitch. You could also use gradient yarn. The designer also includes a video tutorial. Great stashbuster! Rated easy by Ravelrers. Bulky weight yarn. Designed by Kristen McDonnell for Studio Knit,
Messy Bun Hat
This easy ponytail hat was designed to look great in multi-colored yarn. 4 sizes from Teen to Adult XL.
Sunday Pictorial Beret
Garter stitch beret knit flat. This simple pattern is a great introduction to hat knitting, simple shaping and basic sewing up. Knitted flat with every row knit it is a quick and easy knit. Pictured projects by the designer and shilao. Designed by Susan Crawford.
Cable Wrap Beanie
Slouchy hat knit sideways so the cables run horizontally around your head, almost like a scarf, with the cables making a natural slouch. Designed by Katrine Hammer. Rated easy by Ravelrers.
An easy hat worked flat then seamed together tightly to create a ruche. Several variations.