Knit a hat: Best knitting patterns for hatsPrint
If there's one accessory that has the ability to totally transform an outfit, it's a hat.
And whether you favour classic beanie styles or prefer to keep toasty in Fair Isle, we've got a number of fabulous hat knitting patterns available to knit right now.
From modern looks for ladies to cute winter warmers for kids and timeless vintage styles, there are so many to choose from.
Let our round-up of the best hat knitting patterns inspire you to knit a hat that will be a quick and fun project that's bound to be admired.
Knit a hat using just one ball of yarn. This simple beanie with eyelets will put your stitch skills to the test. Versatile, the edge can be worn rolled up or down. It’s designed to fit an average women’s head but can be scaled up or down accordingly.
Girls’ Winter Hat Knitting Pattern
Looking to make a little girl something special for the colder months? Our wonderful Fair Isle hat decorated with pom-poms promises to keep her warm while looking super stylish.
Cat Hat Vintage Knitting Pattern
A quick dip into our archives and we’ve discovered this fabulously feline design. Originally featured in the 7 November 1959 issue of Woman's Weekly, this hat is purrfect for cat lovers. Knitted in a super-soft Aran wool, the winter warmer boasts cute little ears and whiskers.
It’s essentially square in shape, making it an ideal gift for a baby if you are new to knitting and want to knit a hat for the first time.
Strawberry Baby Hat And Booties Knitting Pattern
Why stop at making just a hat when you can knit up a pair of matching booties too? This adorable strawberry accessory set for tiny tots is working in stocking stitch, with Fair Isle seeds and garter stitch for the leaf trims.
Beret And Wrist Warmers Set Knitting Pattern
Ooh la la! If you’re after a chic way to stay cosy when the weather turns chilly, look no further than our beret and wrist warmers set. Elegant with a touch of continental style, we recommend having a go at this intermediate knitting pattern using an extra fine merino wool.
It’ll give your makes a luxurious finish.
Kids’ Fair Isle Winter Hat Knitting Pattern
Suitable for both boys and girls, this classic Fair Isle hat will become a cold climate staple. Easy to make, it’s a great example of a hat knitting pattern that’s suitable for beginners.