Crocheting hats is fun, but a lot of the patterns can be.. well, the same. If you’re after something a little more interesting than your typical beanie, then this list is for you! These unique crochet hat patterns are free to download! So, get busy crafters.
Floppy Crochet Sun Hat
A unique summer hat that will keep the sun out of your face. This cute sun hat could be made in a variety of colors to match different outfits too. Click here to get the free pattern.
A cute and interesting looking hat pattern with a lot of options for customization. This pattern has nice texturing to it as well which I like. Click here to get the pattern.
Triton’s Thinking Cap
This unusual beehive-looking hat is a freebie from Ravelery. I really like the colors and the fact that it reminds me of 1960’s beehive hairstyles! Here’s where you can get the free pattern.
The newsboy cap is a style which pops up in fashion every so often, and I always enjoy when it does. Now it’s your chance to make them popular again with this free crochet pattern from Hopeful Honey!
The Ushanka Hat
This interesting hat that borrows its fashion inspiration from Russian fashion is definitely unique! The creator explains it’s one of her best sellers and it’s easy to see why. Fortunately, she has offered to share the pattern with everyone for free, which you can get at her blog.
Toddler Aviator Hat
While this hat is intended for kids, the creator has made a pattern available with sizes for everyone. Would be super cute for a costume, or even just for keeping your ears warm with the flaps. Get here to get the instructions.
Messy Bun Beanie Hat
Want a beanie hat that lets your hair flow free? This interesting messy bun pattern could be the ticket. Though if you don’t like this one, they also have a couple other similar designs on their site. Click here to get the free pattern.
1920’s Chloe Hat
I love this flapper era inspired hat, and I think you will too. Get ready to dance the night away at a theme party, or just any other old place you please. Click here to get the pattern for this great hat.
Moroccan Slouch Hat
A beautiful and interesting crochet hat pattern – this Moroccan slouch style hat is awesome. It also is easier to pair with stuff than some other more unique patterns. Click here to get the free pattern.
Simply Wild Leopard Beanie
Okay, so this one is a beanie.. which is not unusual, but the pattern is beautiful. I love the color scheme, because I think that definitely qualifies as “unique” in my book. Click here to get the free pattern.
Tanya is a stay at home mom who blogs online to earn a bit of extra income from her hobbies. She also loves working on projects which she can involve her two kids in and teach them the valuable life-skill of sewing.