Moss Stitch is perfect for simple texture, flexibility, and lightness over a crochet hat. It is also gender-neutral, can be worn in autumn, and is easy. So, I have brought these free crochet moss stitch beanie patterns to help you make this with various ribbings, top embellishments, and other stitches (too). Keep reading this list to explore the hat patterns with swatches available for various sizes.
Techniques Needed For Crocheting Moss Stitch
You will only need the very basic crochet skills when following the moss stitch hat patterns as given below:
- Chain Stitch (ch)
- Single crochet (sc)
- Making the pom pom
- Slip Stitch (sl st)
- Basic Seaming
- Following the crochet pattern
How a moss stitch beanie is crocheted?
Using moss stitch, a beanie hat is crocheted usually in flat rows, making a rectangle or square and then seaming it in a beanie tube.
To crochet moss stitch:
- Make an even no. of ch(s).
- Make sc in the 4th chain from the crochet hook. Repeat *ch 1, sk 1, sc across the row.
- Turn the work. Make 2 turning ch(s).
- Then, sc in the chain one space, ch 1, and skip the next sc.
- Rep* sc in ch 1 space, ch 1, skip 1) until you reach the end of the row.
Crochet Back Loop Mesh Stitch Hat
Uses: The warmth, comfort, and style of the “Crochet Back Loop Mesh Stitch Hat” make it an easy favorite for the winter season. It is not only designed to serve as a cozy head cover but also adds a beautiful, stylish accent to your winter wear wardrobe.
Bernat Forever Fleece Yarn
9mm crochet hook
The creation of this hat begins with a mesh stitch – single crochet, chain one combination, worked in back loops, resulting in a lovely ridge pattern across the hat. The hat’s base is adjustable to various sizes by altering the initial chain count. Single crochets in rows form the hat’s body, while slip stitches at the top reduce the bulky material, making it easier to sew up. The assembly process includes stitching the sides together, drawing in the hat’s top for a cozy fit, and finally attaching an optional pom-pom as the icing on the cake, adding a touch of whimsy to your hat.
Easy Crochet Newborn Baby Hat
Uses: This lovely Easy Crochet Newborn Baby Hat is just perfect for a newborn, providing warmth and soft comfort. Its delightful design adds an adorable touch to baby’s outfits, making it an essential accessory in a newborn’s clothing collection.
Eight-ply soft yarn
3.5mm crochet hook
The process of making this cozy baby hat starts with a simple slip knot, followed by chain stitches forming the base of the hat. The beautiful pattern uses the moss stitch, with slip-and-half double crochet stitches alternated to create an attractive texture. Gradually, as rounds increase, you see the formation of a stunning hat. The conclusion of making involves sewing up the hat’s sides for a snug fit and adding a delightful pom-pom that brings an extra level of cuteness to the hat.
Moss Beanie Crochet Pattern
Uses: With Its attractive texture and slight slouch make it an outstanding addition to your wardrobe! You can choose to adorn it with a pom-pom for an added touch of enchantment or leave it plain for a more minimalistic style.
Worsted weight yarn
5mm crochet hook
This Moss Beanie starts from the brim and works its way up! Initiate with slip knots, followed by foundation chains that form the brim. The patterns use slip stitches formed in the back loops, giving the brim an appealing look. The body of the hat uses the moss stitch, a combination of slip stitches and half double crochet stitches, that create a unique texture around the hat. The hat employs a nifty hack to avoid complicated stitches when closing the top – by threading a long tail through the top round of stitches and pulling it tight, gathering it neatly at the top.
Marlberry Moss Stitch Beanie
Uses: This delightful beanie suits all ages and styles, making it the go-to choice for a classic, cozy look! The beanie accommodates stripes, color blocks, or a single color for endless possibilities.
Worsted weight yarn
5mm crochet hook
The captivating Marlberry Moss Stitch Beanie begins with a ribbed brim! It worked bottom-up and in the round. The hat features the moss stitch, a beginner-friendly pattern consisting of alternating single crochet and chain one. With simple stitches and only one decreased row at the end, the beanie gracefully grows into an appealing design. The beanie finishes with a needle or hook used to cinch the hole at the top shut.
Color Changing Moss Stitch Beanie
Uses: The “Color Changing Moss Stitch Beanie” is a warm and stylish accessory that combines a fun and unique vertical stripe pattern with engaging hues. Sporting a chic ribbed edge, this beanie is perfect to wear on chilly days!
4mm crochet hook
This trendy beanie is created by working top-down in a continuous round using the moss stitch, which gives it an attractive texture. It begins with forming a magic loop, followed by incorporating two alternating colors on different rows to create a splendid vertical stripe pattern. After working with the alternating colors, the beanie focuses solely on color B for a series of rows to complete the body. The final touch involves crafting a separate ribbed edge and sewing it onto the beanie for a neat and polished finish.
Moss Stitch Beanie Hat
Uses: The Moss Stitch Beanie Hat is more than just a warm hug for your head! It’s a style statement for those who prefer a touch of elegance. Its excellent versatility makes it a choice for every season, ensuring a perfect blend of comfort and allure.
Worsted weight yarn
5mm crochet hook
Hat development begins by working in circles to form a perfect circle! This ensures the hat is well-fitted and provides sufficient coverage even in colder weather. Upon the formation of the base circle, the pattern continues to include gradual increases and crochet stitches in different loops to start giving the hat its curved shape. Once the body of the hat has achieved the desired shape and size, the pattern concludes with a ribbed band at the lower edge of the hat. This band ensures a snug fit and gives the hat a classic look!
Ribbed Moss Hat
Uses: The hat’s rich hues and intricate design make it more than just a functional piece! It is perfect for autumn festivities, winter outings, or simply as a fashionable highlight to your seasonal attire.
Red Heart in Tangerine yarn
6.5mm crochet hook
This Ribbed Moss Hat is fashioned using a unique method! Starting with a ribbed edge created with a mix of front post double crochet stitches and double crochet stitches, it lays a perfect foundation. The body of the hat continues with two strands of orange yarn and employs the simple and easy-to-master Moss Stitch for a rich texture. A slight decrease in stitch count while moving toward the top it brings the piece to perfect closure.
Moss Stitch Hat
Uses: It is the ideal addition to your collection for colder seasons, providing warmth while fitting snugly around your head. Its intricate design and captivating stitches make it suited for casual outings, festive occasions, or simply as an exquisite add-on to your attire.
Super bulky yarn
10 mm Tunisian crochet hook
The Moss Stitch Hat is crafted using the Tunisian crochet technique—an engaging learning experience for enthusiasts. The hat begins with the band, incorporating Tunisian simple stitch (Tss) and Tunisian purl stitch (Tps) to create columns that resemble ribbing. For the body of the hat, these stitches alternate, creating a fascinating texture. This hat is designed to be crocheted flat and seamed together, allowing for a gentle slouch fit.
Ombre Moss Stitch Beanie
Uses: Wrapping up your attire with an Ombre Moss Stitch Beanie in your get-up renders flair to your fashion. The beanie employs a rich gradient effect to elevate your style factor, ideal for the chilly winter and early spring.
Drops BabyAlpaca Silk Yarn
3.5mm Tunisian crochet hook
The beanie’s pattern takes you on a crochet journey where you fashion the beanie with a blend of simple crochet and chain stitches. The alternation of these stitches results in an appealing texture. Simplicity is the highlight of the process – work the moss stitch in rounds without the concern of increasing or decreasing stitches. An even number of chain stitches to start with, followed by specific stitches in a particular pattern, are all you need.
Easy Crochet Beanie For Man Or Woman
Uses: This unisex beanie complements any look and makes a statement with its ribbed design. The beanie’s design is a testament to simplicity and functionality, promising a snug fit for anyone, anytime!
5.5mm Tunisian crochet hook
Double crochets are the mainstay of the making process, with front post double crochets providing the recognizable ribbed look. The alternating patterns of double and front post double crochets are the rhythm and rhyme of this chic beanie. Six rounds of incremental increases on the crown are worked on for a perfect fit, followed by several rounds of maintaining the stitch count to bring about the required length. To give the beanie a neat finish, three rounds of single crochets from its brim. This simple process is repeated until the beanie reaches its desired length.