Slouchy Crochet Hat Patterns

Free Crochet Patterns for Relaxed, Slouchy Hats

Want to crochet a slouchy beret, slouchy beanie or other slouchy, relaxed hat? Check out these free patterns, and help yourself to any that you think you might like to make for yourself or a friend.

  • 01 of 08
    Crocheted slouchy hat on dressmaker's mannequin
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    This is a basic slouchy casual hat that's easy to crochet and comes in a whole bunch of sizes. You can make this design for children, teens or adults. It's an easy project you can finish in a weekend. Make it funky by adding some crocheted flowers to it. You'll be ready to amble down to the coffee shop in style.

    • Skill Level: Easy​
    • Designer: Erica Jackofsky
  • 02 of 08

    This pattern for a two-color slouch hat was developed for Halloween, using orange and black. But you can use any two colors you prefer for this versatile design. How about matching it to your favorite sweater or jacket? Or, you can match your school or team colors to show your spirit.

    • Skill Level: Easy​
    • Designer: Erica Jackofsky
  • 03 of 08

    This is a slouchy beanie pattern featuring a ribbed band. It has buttons for accent or you can add your own embellishment or leave it plain.

    • Skill Level: Easy
    • Designer: Vickie Howell
    • Where to Get the Free Pattern: This free hat pattern is posted at the Yarnspirations website. They also show how much the project would cost using the recommended yarn. It uses about two balls of Bernat Sheepish yarn.
  • 04 of 08

    Here's another slouchy beanie pattern; this one also features a ribbed band. It is crocheted in puff stitch for extra texture and style.

    • Skill Level: Easy​
    • Designer: Vickie Howell​
    • Where to Get the Free Pattern: I've linked to Vickie's website, where you can see pictures and get more details. If you want to actually download the pattern, it's available from Ravelry. It uses Caron Simply Soft yarn as a suggestion. Some have made it with alternating rows in different colors for fun.
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  • 05 of 08

    This slouchy beanie is simple and can be worn several ways. You can slouch it to the front so it forms a soft brim, or to the side like a beret, or simply to the back.

    • Skill Level: Easy
    • Designer: Rachel at Crochet Spot
    • Where to Get the Free Pattern: The free pattern is posted at
  • 06 of 08

    This slouchy hat is crocheted using chunky yarn. You can see variations using one color or two colors.

    • Skill Level: Easy
    • Designer: Julie King
    • Where to Get the Free Pattern: It's posted at
  • 07 of 08

    This is a mesh hat crocheted using a big, bulky yarn. It's very quick to make and takes only one skein of bulky yarn.

    • Skill Level: Intermediate​
    • Designer: Julie King​
    • Where to Get the Free Pattern: It's posted at
  • 08 of 08

    Here's an easy pattern for a textured slouchy beret. You can make it in in just a few short hours. See also how to modify it for children or for larger sizes so the whole family can join the trend.

    • Skill Level: Easy​
    • Designer: Donna Rutledge-Okoro​
    • Where to Get the Free Pattern: It's posted as a free download at Ravelry.