41+ Crochet Summer Hat Patterns
Find the easiest free crochet sun hat patterns and other popular summer hats to wear all season-long.
Accessorize your look with any one of these 41+ Crochet Summer Hat Patterns that are super stylish and perfect for the entire season. As a bonus, they are nearly all set at an easy skill level!
A hat is a classic and timeless accessory that serves many purposes and can be worn for so many occasions. Adding a summer crochet hat to any outfit is a great way to spruce up your look and create a bit of personality with your ensemble.
They add a great visual element to nearly any outfit; you will have an eye-catcher and a sure-fire way to stand out from the crowd. Plus, crochet sun hat patterns are a great way to cover up a bad hair day.
Not only do hats serve a great fashion purpose, but they also serve a practical purpose, as well. We often find ourselves spending a lot of time outdoors during the summer months. From backyard BBQs and gardening to festivals, vacations, and trips to the pool, the summer heat can definitely get the best of us.
The summer heat can be harmful, so it's important to protect your head and face from the hot heat of the sun. Wide-brimmed hats are especially popular during the summer for this very reason.
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Easy Summer Crochet Hat Patterns for Adults
Hats are not just for keeping your head warm during the winter. Hats can serve a big purpose during the hot summer months, too. Keeping direct sunlight from your head and face is super important.
Luckily, it's easy to be both practical and stylish with these free crochet sun hat patterns! Get started with this beautiful Beach Day Sun Hat, which is made for summer days by the water. Make one for yourself or for a friend. Who wouldn't love to receive this adorable hat as a gift?
No matter your style, there are plenty to choose from to make the perfect summer hat. Browse our list of free patterns below and find your favorite!
How fun is this daisy hat? We love the summery colors and joyful flower motif in this design. Make one for yourself or for a friend!
This cute Quick Flower Hat for teens, tweens, and adults alike features a quick construction and a pretty crochet flower embellishment. This hat pattern would make a great gift any time of year. Use any color worsted weight yarn to complete this crochet hat.
This beautiful crochet sun hat pattern is perfect for beginners! It uses only single and double crochet, so it's easy to create this functional and stylish hat.
Get ready for a garden party with this floral-inspired crochet hat! This beautiful design resembles the unique, overturned Fritillaria flower. It's the perfect accessory for any summer outfit.
Embrace the garden party aesthetic with this beautiful floral-inspired sun hat!
This is by far the cutest Straw Sun Hat ever! Learn how to crochet this fabulous design by following the easy crochet instructions.
Large brimmed hats like this are perfect for summer days spent in the garden, at the beach, or even at the Kentucky Derby. This free pattern for the Summer Crochet Hat Band is quick and will add the perfect floral touch to your favorite summer hat.
Make a fun crochet sun hat in the most gorgeous shade of jade! The pattern comes in 4 sizes so everyone can enjoy.
Everyone needs a cute summer hat to shield their eyes from the sun, and this crochet hat pattern is that. Featuring an adorable brim and a center lace panel strip, this easy-to-make sunhat is perfect for you.
This easy and elegant sun hat is loose-fitting so that it will be comfortable in the summer heat. It offers the perfect amount of shade on your face and neck and serves the other purpose of adding some style to any outfit you happen to be wearing.
This Hazy Daze Summer Hat can be worked up in one afternoon, although it is so pretty that it looks like it takes much longer. It's such an interesting shape and is generously sized so that it can be worn even over a ponytail or hair clip.
This Beach Day Sunhat is perfectly unique because it's not quite a floppy hat, but has a slightly wavy brim for a taste of that popular design. It's a classic style that would look so wonderful paired with your favorite swimsuit coverup.
We can hardly believe how delicate and elegant this Wildflower Romance Summer Hat is. The floral motif and variety of stitches used make this a fun pattern to work up.
This "Let the Sun Shine" Sun Hat is so versatile, perfect for the pool, beach, or working in the garden. It has such an interesting texture and will keep you looking very stylish!
The June Sunhat is super cute for the warm summer months. It offers plenty of sun protection and a gorgeous amount of style. This is the kind of summer hat that New York fashionistas would wear all season long.
The unique, hexagon-shaped brim of this Hexagon Sun Hat will definitely catch everyone's eyes. Even though it looks complicated, all you need to know are basic crochet stitches to make this stunner.
Crochet Floppy Sun Hat Patterns
If you like your summer accessories a little more bold and dramatic, you might like a crochet floppy sun hat. This type of hat features a large, loose brim that looks more fun and playful than some of the more rigid wide-brimmed hats out there.
Something about the breezy look of hats like this Crochet Floppy Sun Hat (shown here) that is so flirty and whimsical. While such hats might cost you a pretty penny at designer stores, these summer crochet hat patterns will deceive all of your friends and family since they look so fancy.
You'll feel like such a pretty woman every time you reach for one of these fabulous floppy hats on your way out of the door.
Whether you're going on a beach vacation (or just dreaming about one), this sun hat should be on your list to make! Its classic design reminds us of the sun and the sand, and it's absolutely perfect for summer.
The Beginner Wide Brim Sun Hat is great for a beginner crocheter since it is made mostly using single crochet stitches. The color, flower, and floppy brim make it the kind of stylish summer hat you want.
Hey, do you have any show-stopping accessories in your wardrobe? If you don't, or you would simply like to create something new and bright, then the Tropical Sun Hat is for you. It's so vibrant and exciting - ideal for summer.
With this pattern, you can make a Natural Colored Floppy Brim Hat. Wear your new hat to the beach while keeping the sun out of your eyes. This hat uses Coats & Clark Crochet Nylon in Natural, but use any yarn you want.
This Lazy Daisy Floppy Sun Hat is so simple yet so perfect for any occasion. The design is adorable, and you can make it in your favorite color so that you'll be even more tempted to reach for it on a daily basis. Make in every color!
The Josephine's Floppy Sun Hat is great for adding a fun pop of color to your outfit. It's ridiculously adorable and is really great if you like the floppy brim style but don't want something too wide for everyday wear.
This beginner Summer Joy Crochet Hat is sure to be the envy of every beachgoer you pass by as you walk along the shore. It goes a step beyond your average sun hat with the bold color and large, detailed flower embellishment.
This Simple Crochet Sun Hat is a wide-brimmed hat that has an interesting take on a floppy design. It's a unique hat that is great if you love having conversation starters in your closet. Add ribbon to make your hat one of a kind.
The Pebble Beach Hat is so light, cool, and comfortable that you'll want to wear it every single day. The color will look perfect against the backdrop of a sandy shore. This pattern includes sizes from newborn to adult.
Free Crochet Sun Hat Patterns for Kids
School is out and the kids are ready to play! Chances are, the summer months are jam-packed with fun family activities for everyone to do together. Give your kids any one of these fun crochet summer hat patterns to wear.
Whether you're going to the park for a picnic, the zoo to visit the animals, or a once-in-a-lifetime vacation to Walt Disney World, kids will love wearing any one of these fun hats this summer.
Choose any one of these crochet patterns for children to make for your kids, grandkids, neighbors, nieces or nephews. This Stop & Rewind Sunhat - Kids' Sizes pattern (shown here) is a gorgeous hat your child will definitely need as summer approaches.
Toddlers will love wearing this Starfish Sun Hat this summer. Not only is the floppy brim a cute design detail, but it will also keep the sun out of their eyes. The cute starfish applique makes this pattern perfect for a day at the beach.
This Child's Easy Crochet Hat is perfect for the sandbox, beach, or picnics. The colors are bright and cheerful, and the floppy brim looks adorable on teeny faces. This crochet sun hat will be a standout pattern in your baby's summer wardrobe.
This Little Man Fedora will make your little one look absolutely dapper. Depending on the colors you choose, this free crochet hat pattern could create several different hats.
This precious crochet hat is the perfect cotton summer hat for your toddler. The Kid's Crochet Sun Hat is super cute and stylish, plus it features a brim to help keep the sun off those little heads.
This Fruit Punch Sun Hat Pattern has to be one of the most fun summer hats ever. It is bright and colorful enough to put a smile on anyone's face, and the pattern comes in sizes newborn to adult.
Watermelon and summer go hand-in-hand, so when the sun starts coming out, this Watermelon Easy Crochet Hat Pattern is the best choice to help keep the heat off their face.
This Brickwork Summer Sun Hat is the perfect way to keep the bright sun out of your child's face and eyes. The pastel yellow is so beautiful and will look lovely paired with your child's favorite summer dresses. The wavy brim is unique and adds something special to this crochet summer hat.
Make this pretty She's So Sassy Sunhat for that special little girl in your life. This is a great option for summer because it is lightweight enough that it will shade her eyes without adding too much warmth. It fits tight against the head almost like a beanie, but the unique wavy brim gives it a fun feel.
This super quick and easy Ava's Toddler Sun Hat is so gorgeous. The bright yellow and orange colors just scream summer. Your little one will look like they belong at the Kentucky Derby when they wear this adorable little crochet hat.
Although this Lacy Shells Hat is an advanced crochet pattern, it is definitely worth your effort. The lacy design and turquoise shade make this hat look elegant, and it even comes with a matching dress pattern. It would be the perfect pair for Easter or church.
You're going to fall in love with this Lemon Sherbet Sunhat. The beautiful color makes this sun hat extra special, but it's casual enough that it would a wonderful everyday option. The shape of the hat is similar to a cloche hat, giving the hat a bit of a vintage feel.
This beginner Summer Sun Hat can easily be accessorized for boys or girls. You can personalize it however you choose, whether that be by adding stripes, ribbons, or flowers. This pattern includes sizes for newborns to 6-12 months. It would make a great gift for your spring and summer baby showers.
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