Free Cable Knitting Hat Patterns

If you are looking for some cable knit hats, then you have found the jackpot! Below you’ll find a collection of over 15 different free knit hats with cabling! Enjoy.

Yarn for Cabled Knit Hats

Most of the knit hats below are using a worsted weight, bulky or super bulky yarn. Be sure to look through each pattern to make sure of the yarn you’ll need.

Below find a few of my favorites to make hats with, such as Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick, Wool-Ease and Vanna’s Choice Yarn.

Wool-Ease Thick and Quick

This yarn is made by Lion Brand, and is a Weight 6 – Super Bulky yarn.

Wool-Ease Thick and Quick

Fiber: Acrylic (80%), Wool (20%)
Yardage: 106 yards (87 in prints/stripes, 92 in metallic)
Hook: 9 mm (M/N-13)
Substitute: Lion Brand Hometown USA

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Vanna’s Choice

This yarn is made by Lion Brand, and is a Weight 4 – Medium yarn.

Vanna's Choice

Fiber: 100% Acrylic
Yardage: 156m / 171 yds
Hook: 5.5 mm (I-9)
Substitute: Lion Brand Heartland

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Other Supplies

You will also need a few more knitting supplies for some of these cabled hats below.

Ready to Get Started?

Keep in mind that each knit hat shown will have varying skill levels. I labeled each hat with the skill level, so it will be easy to find one that is perfect for you to knit!

I hope you enjoy these free cable knitted hats and find a new free pattern to knit!