With a little bit of creativity and a few small adjustments, you can easily convert a beanie pattern to fit a larger head size.
First of all, look for patterns that allow you to easily modify the size and length to suit a larger head circumference. Think simple stitch patterns and easy row repeats. You can also adjust the length of the beanie to ensure it covers the ears properly.
And now, without further ado, let’s dive into this list of men’s crochet beanies 🙂
27 Free Men’s Beanie Crochet Patterns
Whatever your crochet skill level, this list of men’s beanie crochet patterns has something for all tastes and styles!
The Spike Beanie is a crochet pattern that showcases a delightful twist on the classic granny stripe, incorporating the Granny Spike Stitch. Crafted with 75g of worsted weight yarn in two colors, this beanie is worked from the top down in joined rounds, offering a fun and stylish project for crocheters of all levels.
The Men's Classic Beanie is a crochet pattern featuring a knit look and a stripe of color around the brim. The hat is worked as one piece lengthwise, using a magic circle to start and slip stitch rows to maintain its shape.
Size: No Brim: Approx. 8 x 9 inches laid flat, 20-21 inch circumference when stretched. With Brim: Approx. 8 x 10.5 inches flat, 20-21 inch circumference when stretched.
The Classic Knit Look Beanie is a timeless and versatile crochet hat pattern suitable for both men and women. This straightforward and simple design is worked in rows from side to side, allowing for easy adjustments to fit any desired size.
Size: 9.5 x 8 inches laid flat, to fit an adult head with a 20-22 inch circumference
The Simple Joys beanie is an easy crochet pattern available in 5 sizes from Baby to Adult Large, offering a classic look suitable for both men and women. With just two stitches required (chain and single crochet).
The Willow Hat is a stylish crochet pattern with a nice textured look, achieved using loosely worked slip stitches. Available in 6 sizes from Baby to Adult Large and with a helpful video tutorial, this #4/worsted weight yarn hat is a quick and enjoyable project for crocheters of all levels.
The Classic Crochet Beanie Pattern is a versatile design suitable for both men and women. With easy-to-follow wrritten and video instructions, this pattern is well suited even for beginner level crocheters.
Create a cozy and quick-to-make crochet hat for men using just one skein of Lionbrand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick or any similar chunky yarn. The pattern allows you to try on the hat before finishing to ensure the perfect fit.
The Easy Men's Beanie is a simple and quick crochet pattern, made with worsted weight yarn. It can be crafted in various colors, is perfect for men and anyone looking for a stylish and straightforward crochet hat.
This free crochet pattern is available in 8 sizes, ranging from 0-3 months to X-large men's beanies and it utilizes the center single crochet (Waistcoat stitch), allowing crocheters to create knit-look beanies for men and boys using #4 worsted weight wool yarn, with a technique that's simple to master.
The Wanderlust Beanie is a crochet hat pattern designed for adventurous souls who love to explore and travel. Made with a light worsted weight yarn, this soft and cozy yet breathable beanie is perfect for summer evenings, camping trips, or charitable donations to cancer patients
Size: Men’s Size: 10″ wide x 9″ tall, unstretched.
The Faded Beanie is a crochet pattern designed for a large adult size using Lion Brand Jean's yarn, known for its softness and perfect fit for hats. This versatile pattern allows easy adjustments for smaller sizes and calls for worsted weight yarn in two colors, giving you the freedom to create a stylish and comfortable beanie for yourself or as a thoughtful gift.
The Basic Back Loop Beanie is a beginner-friendly crochet pattern available in 7 sizes from newborn to adult. Made with Half Double Crochet using Bernat Super Value or any worsted weight yarn, it can be styled slouchy, rolled up, or adorned with a faux fur pom pom to create a matching one for women. Sizes: Newborn to Adult
This free crochet beanie pattern, designed for men’s (and can also be for women) can be made using Cascade 220 Superwash Wool or any worsted yarn. This beanie showcases a super stretchy and knit-like ribbing.
Size: 9″ x 20″ (unseamed) (easily stretches to 26″ or more)
This men's beanie crochet pattern is designed for one size but can be adjusted for smaller or larger sizes. The pattern includes a fun surface crochet technique, allowing you to add unique details by crocheting into the openings between rounds, giving you the freedom to customize your hat as desired.
Size: Beanie is made for a head with a 59 cm circumference
A simple and quick men's beanie crochet pattern, this hat is worked in continuous rounds using half double crochet stitches with single crochet stripes at the bottom. This pattern is written for various sizes from child to adult.
Sizes: Child- Head Circumference: 18-20”, Height: 7” Youth- Head Circumference: 19-21”, Height: 7.5” Average- Head Circumference: 21-23”, Height: 8” Large- Head Circumference: 22-24”, Height: 9”
These beginner-friendly hat patterns, perfect for gifting or charity donations features two different stripe patterns. The beanies are made using #4 worsted weight Caron One Pound yarn, providing warmth and durability with easy single, half double crochet stitches, and textured stitches for a personalized touch.
The Leaping Stripes and Blocks Beanie is a versatile crochet beanie pattern that offers various sizes from Baby to Large Adult, making it suitable for the whole family. With its stripey stitch pattern, it's not only a great stashbuster but also allows room for personalization with pom poms or earflaps, providing endless possibilities for creativity and customization.
The Hyland Men's Hat is a crochet beanie pattern designed for simplicity and style. Crafted with Lion Brand's Jeans yarn, the beanie has a soft and heathery texture, making it an excellent choice for guys. The pattern is worked from the top down in a spiral, making it a straightforward and enjoyable project for crocheters of all levels.
Sizes: Finished Sizes (H x W): 8″ x 8″ (toddler), 9″ x 9″ (child), 10″ x 9.5″ (teen/adult small), 10.5″ x 10″ (adult large). Width is measured at the bottom of the ribbing when the hat is laid flat, but the widest part of the hat (near the middle) will be about .5-1″ more.
This ribbed crochet beanie is a cozy and stylish hat pattern worked flat using a combination of front and back loop half double crochets. The slip stitches at the top add shaping, making it a comfortable accessory that you can adjust to create a slouchy version by adding more chains to the foundation chain.
Size: Finished hat measures 9 in wide in x 8 in tall layed flat
Discover the timeless charm of houndstooth pattern with this free crochet hat pattern by Elk Studio. Using any worsted weight yarn, you can create a classic beanie that fits the average person's head (around 22”) comfortably.