Sometimes you just want to make a project fast! Crocheting a hat with super bulky yarn may be just the answer.
These chunky hat patterns all work up super quick! So they’re perfect for quick Christmas presents, wintery gifts, or when you want to make something fast for yourself.
The challenge with super bulky yarn can be finding the right pattern. With this list of 27 different hat patterns, you’re sure to find a design that you’ll love.
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Crochet Skills and Supplies
For most of these patterns, you’ll just need to know some basic crochet skills. They’re worked in all the different ways crochet hats can be made: top-down, bottom-up, or a rectangle that’s sewn into a hat.
Many of these are simple patterns that are easy for beginners. You’ll find designs that require only basic stitches.
Using chunky yarn is a great way to get started on crocheting hats. These projects will give you the instant gratification of making easy hats quickly.
The best part of these projects is that the supplies are minimal. You’ll need an appropriate hook size, yarn, scissors, a tapestry needle, and maybe some stitch markers and a pom pom.
All of these free crochet patterns use Super Bulky Weight (#6) yarn. You can learn more about yarn weights on the Craft Yarn Council’s website.
Luckily, there are lots of choices for Super Bulky Weight yarns available. Some of the more popular choices include:
- Lion Brand Hometown
- Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Quick
- Bernat Softee Chunky
- Premier Yarns Serenity Chunky
- Loops & Threads Charisma
- Mary Maxim Marvelous Chunky
- Red Heart Soft Essentials
- Red Heart Super Saver Chunky
- Red Heart With Love Chunky
For more patterns that use super bulky yarns, check out this post on 20 bulky yarn crochet baby blanket patterns.