Whether you’re interested in making something for your own child or want to create crafts to sell, there are many crochet baby hat patterns to choose from online. This roundup showcases some of our favorite free patterns for infants, with designs suitable for both beginning and intermediate level crochet enthusiasts.
Simple Crochet Beanie
A basic beanie pattern available in sizes suitable for everyone from newborns to adult men and women, this free hat design is a great place to begin your crochet adventures. Visit Oombawka Design Crochet for the details.
A Very Good Hat for the Whole Family
Another crochet pattern suitable for the entire family, this striped design features a decorative pom pom on top and comes in six different sizes. Head over to Moogly for the free pattern.
A simple yet elegant design, this baby turban hat is sure to become a wardrobe staple for your little one. Head over to Yarn Gate for the free pattern.
Vintage Pearl Baby Hat
Accented with tiny faux pearls, this dressy vintage-inspired hat will have your daughter looking like the belle of the ball. Get the free pattern at Hopeful Honey.
Button Trapper Hat
This adorable trapper hat can easily be customized for a boy or girl and uses two large buttons for embellishment. Visit Whistle and Ivy for the details.
Double Pom Pom Hat
This quirky little double pom pom hat is made with bulky weight yarn to keep baby warm and cozy. Head over to Maybe Matilda for the free pattern.
A striped hat with a layered flower embellishment makes a stylish accessory for the little girl in your life. (Leave the flower off and choose different colors to make a boy’s hat.) You can snag this free baby hat crochet pattern by visiting Knotty Knotty.
Red Apple Hat
Just imagine how cute baby will look in this festive fall red apple hat! It’s perfect for all your seasonal photo ops. Head over to Ravelry to snag your free pattern for this fun crochet project.
Crochet this matching fox hat and diaper cover and you’ll have the best dressed baby on the block. Visit Croby Patterns to learn more.
Very Hungry Caterpillar Hat
Inspired by the popular children’s book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, this clever hat is designed to fit babies ages 6-12 months. Visit Hand Me Down Hobby for the free crochet pattern.
Bobble Beard Beanie
For a unique hat that’s sure to make you smile every time you see your baby wearing it, try this creating this crochet beanie with an attached bobble beard. Ashlee Marie shows you how to make it on her blog.