17 Simple Crochet Patterns for Kid's Hats

I’ve been on a crochet hat kick lately, so I’ve been making a lot of them.  This is due partly to the fact that they can be made in large volumes—hey, the holiday season is just around the corner.  And with the holiday season comes cooler weather that invites us to break out our layers.

Mostly, I’ve been obsessively making hats because they’re the perfect quick and easy projects to crochet.  That’s why I love these 17 Simple Crochet Patterns for Kids Hats.

Each crochet pattern is perfect for keeping your kiddos warm this season and simple enough for all levels.  There’s no shortage of amazing kid's crochet patterns to choose from on this list, so you’re guaranteed to find the perfect hat for your child.

Make them for your kids or as gifts.  The best part is, these crochet hat patterns are so simple, you can even make them with your kids!


Magical Unicorn Hood Hat Crochet Pattern

Lots of little girls are enthralled with unicorns. What isn’t there to love with magical horned horses with their flowing manes?

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Magical Unicorn Hood Hat Crochet Pattern


Kid’s Star Stitch Crochet Hat

Your little kiddo’s growing fast and needs a new hat to wear on those chilly days. This star stitch crochet hat is the answer.

Via Cream of the Crop Crochet

Kid’s Star Stitch Hat Crochet Pattern


Children’s Rosalina Winter Crochet Hat

Why just attach a rose to the hat, when you can use roses to replace the pom poms, instead? Brilliant, right?

Via Stitch11

Children’s Rosalina Winter Hat Crochet Pattern


Crochet Pumpkin Patch Hat

These hats use medium worsted weight yarn (a skein or less) and size I crochet hook. They work up quickly and are so much fun to make!

Via Traverse Bay Crochet

Crochet Pumpkin Patch Hat Pattern


Black Angry Birds Hat

Watch their eyes light up when you bring to life one of their favorite cartoon characters. They'll never want to take off this whimsical addition to their crochet hat collection.

Via Elise Engh Studios

Black Angry Birds Hat Crochet Pattern


Knit-Look Super Bulky Slouch Crochet Hat 

Don’t know how to knit but love the knit-look? Get your crochet skills amped with this simple knit-look slouch hat. You get to learn how to crochet your own pom pom, too!

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Knit-Look Super Bulky Slouch Crochet Pattern


Princess Crochet Hat with Braids and Crown

This beautifully braided princess hat will be your daughter's new favorite wearable.

Via Stitch11

Princess Hat with Braids and Crown Crochet Pattern


Kids Rapids Crochet Beanie

Get a color-block look for your kid's crochet beanie. You can combine 2 of their favorite colors in one cool hat!

Via The Unraveled Mitten

Kids Rapids Beanie Crochet Pattern


The Sterling Unicorn Crochet Hat

The name of the hat is a simple mashup of the yarn colorways, but I think that it totally works!

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The Sterling Unicorn Hat Crochet Pattern


Crochet Snowy Owl Hat

The Snowy Owl Crochet Hat! Perfect for winter and gender-neutral – everyone is going to want to wear one!

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Crochet Snowy Owl Hat Pattern


Super Simple Kids Crochet Sun Hat

With stripes or without, the hat is perfect for your kiddo this summer. The crochet pattern is written in four sizes – ages 3 months to 10 years so you can make one for each kid in the neighborhood!

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Super Simple Kids Sun Hat Crochet Pattern


Creamy Crochet Baby Beanie

The creamy crochet baby beanie is the perfect set up of a crochet beanie with flexibility for color combos swaps. This beanie is designed to fit all lovely babies!

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Creamy Crochet Baby Beanie Pattern


Crochet Cabled Beanie

After designing my Crochet Cabled Messy Bun Hat, I was asked if I could add instructions for a beanie. So here it is, the Cabled Beanie version!

Via A Crocheted Simplicity

Crochet Cabled Beanie Pattern


Chunky Furry Hood Hat

If you are someone who cannot tolerate the snugness of a hat, this furry hood crochet pattern would be a great fit for you. This chunky crochet hood will keep you toasty and stylish in the cold weather.

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Chunky Furry Hood Hat Crochet Pattern


Crochet Swirled Beanie

Just look and think how happy will be your children in this cute crochet hat. We think it will be a very good gift for everyone.

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Crochet Swirled Beanie Pattern


Baby Watermelon Hat

This adorable Baby Watermelon Hat Crochet Pattern is the perfect project! This crochet pattern uses bulky yarn and a big hook to make it a fun and quick project.

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Baby Watermelon Hat Crochet Pattern


Crochet Newsboy Hat

This newsboy hat is both stylish and trendy.  It can also be made in a beanie style by omitting the brim.

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Crochet Newsboy Hat Pattern

From simple slouch hats to beanies with special stitches, you’ll find the perfect kids hat with these 17 Simple Crochet Patterns.

I love intricate projects too, but sometimes simpler is better.

So, grab your crochet hooks and work up these amazing hats for the kiddos in your life.

For more great crochet patterns, check these out – 14 Baby Blanket Knitting Patterns Perfect for Beginners20 Newborn Crochet Hat Patterns15 Easy Crochet Flower Patterns, and 25 Crochet Baby Bootie Patterns.

17 Simple Crochet Patterns for Kid's Hats - Each of these simple crochet patterns is perfect for keeping your kiddos warm this season and simple enough for all levels.