Chunky Crochet Basketweave Stitch Beanie Pattern

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Texture crochet stitches can elevate your crochet hats from plain to extraordinary. This easy and chunky crochet basketweave stitch beanie pattern is loaded with texture for you to enjoy.

You’ll love the way the post stitches combine to create a really beautiful crochet basketweave stitch effect. Because there are some post stitches and skipped rows used in this pattern, I’d classify it as intermediate, but if you love it, give it a shot!

The yarn I chose is a soft chunky cotton yarn from Knit Picks. I’ve been so impressed with it! Honestly, it’s one of the softest cotton yarns I’ve ever felt. The only one I know of that’s softer is actually a cotton blend.

The simple texture along the brim of this hat adds just enough detail for a fun and unique look. Using thick yarn makes for a quick gift project. Try it, you’ll have fun!

Here’s everything you’ll need to make this crochet beanie pattern:


K/6.5mm Crochet Hook; Knit Picks Billow Yarn, Bulky [5] Weight Yarn, 120yds/110m, 3.5oz/100g, 100% Pima Cotton Yarn in Natural Colorway;  Bulky Yarn Needle; Scissors


Blo- back loop only; Ch- chain; Dc – double crochet; Fpdc- front post double crochet; Rpt- repeat; Sc- single crochet; Sl- slip stitch; St- stitch;

Gauge / Finished Size

10 st and 5 rounds dc in 4”

Finished hat measures 20” around brim and 9.5” from crown to brim.

Special Stitches

Front Post Double Crochet: 


Hat worked from crown downward in joined, unturned rounds.

Turning chain does not count as a stitch throughout.

Chunky Basketweave Slouch Hat Pattern


Round 1: In an adjustable ring, ch 2 and work 12 dc, sl. [12]

Alternately, Ch 3, work 12dc into 3rd ch from hook, sl.

Round 2: Ch 2, work 2dc in each st around, sl. [24]

Round 3: Ch 2, *dc in next st, 2dc in next st,* rpt * to * around, sl. [36]

Round 4: Ch 2, *dc in next 2 sts, 2dc in next st,* rpt * to * around, sl. [48]

Round 5: Ch 2, dc in each st around, sl. [48]

Rounds 6-10: Rpt Round 5

Basketweave Brim Section

Round 11: Ch 1, *sc through both loops of next 4 sts, sc through blo of next 4 sts,* rpt * to * around, sl. [48]

Round 12: Ch 1, *skipping the previous round and working in the round before, fpdc 4, sc through blo of next 4 sts,* rpt * to * around, sl. [48]

Round 13:-14: Rpt Rounds 11-12

Round 15: Ch 1, *sc through blo of next 4 sts, sc in next 4 sts,* rpt * to * around, sl. [48]

Round 16: Ch 1, *sc through blo of next 4 sts, skipping previous round and working in the round before, fpdc 4,* rpt * to * around, sl. [48]

Rounds 17-18: Rpt Rounds 15-16.


Fasten off and weave in all ends. Block as desired.

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