Berets, slouchy beanies, and other stylish loose fitting hats.
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Slouchy Slipped Hat
10 row repeat of slipped crossed stitches form honeycombs on this slouchy beanie. Designed by Universal Yarn. DK weight yarn.
Ann McCauley’s Seed-Stitch Slouchy Hat
Sixth & Spring Books generously gave permission to In Stitches blog to offer a free knitting pattern for this lovely the Seed-Stitch Slouch Hat from the book “60 Quick Luxury Knits,” a book Sixth & Spring compiled with Cascade Yarns. In Stitches still offers the pattern on their site.
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All Day Beret
This versatile lace hat was designed by Debbie Stoller.
Do It Yourself Peasant Cap Slouchy Hat
Melody Narvaez was inspired by an expensive cashmere cap to create this fashionable slouchy hat with mock ties and ribbons.
For Joanna Slouchy Hat
Agata Smektala designed this slightly slouchy lace hat with a knit flower ornament.
Michele Slouch Hat
Sarah Punderson offers 2 versions of the same hat, one slightly slouchy and one very slouchy. A simple slip stitch pattern is used for the body of this hat worked in the round; easy to memorize and great for variegated yarns.
Slouchy’s No Slouch
Lea Kobayashi’s design features a cable brim, spiral detail of yarnovers, and an i-cord tassel.
Striped Light Stashbuster Hat
Karen Wrai Karn’s hat features a wide ribbed brim that can be folded up and is designed to use up stash and oddball yarn.
Classic Slouchy Tuque / Toque
This classic design by Bren at Cool Beans is designed with wide ribbed brim that can be left down for a slouchy hat or turned up to create a classic beanie look.
Super Slouch Hat
Knit flat on straight needles, this design by Gretchen at Balls to the Wall Knits has simple lace bands. You can make it less slouchy by omitting pattern repeats.
More Free Patterns
Collier Slouchy Hat
This lace hat designed by Norah Gaughan for Berroco is worked from the top down.
Broken Rib Hat
Mari Chiba’s simple hat pattern is slightly slouchy and perfect for the whoel family.
Fern Green Hat
This slouchy hat by Lion Brand couldn’t be cuter or simpler — garter stitch that is knit flat and then seamed.
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Slouchy Linen Stitch Hat
Michelle Linen designed this simple yet elegant slouchy hat suitable for men and women with a great texture from linen stitch and a soft rolled brim.
Fractured Light Hat
Kirsten Kapur designed this lace slouchy hat that looks great with variegated yarn. Also has a matching pattern for fingerless mitts!
Montera Slouchy Hat
Sweaterbabe designed this beautiful lace slouchy hat knit in bulky yarn.
Hanna Maciejewskia’s super easy slouchy hat is perfect for beginners and features a ribbed brim with a simple but interesting knot detail. The pattern instructions are charted and written out.
Star Crossed Slouchy Beret
Natalie Larson’s design features crossed cables and is recommended by the designer as a first cable project.
Godric Hollows Hat
Designed by Rebecca Beam after the hat Hermione Granger wears in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 during the Godric’s Hollow scene.
Basque Slouchy Hat
This hat by DROPS Design is knit back and forth on straight needles and shaped with short rows, then seamed up the back. The hat is knit with two strands of yarn, one sport and one mohair lace. Also includes a pattern for the shoulder wrap.
Wavy Moss Slouchy Hat
Cedarbox Knits designed this relaxed fit hat. The cable band is knit separately and then stitches are picked up and knit in moss stitch for the body of the hat. The pattern also includes instructions for a Wavy Moss Beanie and a Wavy Moss Cable Headband.
Phoenix Cowl and Hat
This matching cowl and hat designed by DROPS Design are perfect for multi-colored yarn. Knit in English rib.
Patterns for Purchase
Flynn Slouchy Hat
Two versions – slouch (shown) or a beanie. This hat worked all in one piece with no seaming with an asymmetrical eyelet cable pattern. Three sizes.
Check Slouchy Hat
This hat is much easier than it looks! The slipped stitch colorwork plaid pattern is worked with only one color in each round.
This ingenious hat is made from a scarf-like length of knitting. After binding off, the two ends are brought across one another and stitched to the center back of the crown.
Rose Window Beret
A lace beret is worked in the round from the top down. A tapered lace pattern provides the shaping.
Beekeeper Slouch Hat
This cozy women’s slouch features a honeycomb pattern brim that is worked flat and then joined in the round, using buttons and buttonholes, to complete the body.
A four-stitch cable moves almost every round, crossing over the end of the round to create a seamless, spiraling pattern in the Nautilus Hat.
Celebrity Slouchy Beanies For the Family ebook
7 slouchy hat patterns designed by Lisa Gentry.
Grass Stitch Slouchy Hat or Beanie
Two styles of hat included with this pattern that uses a two row repeat.