Hot! 10 Free Hat Tutorials & Patterns

In case you still don't have your hat for this week's challenge, here are ten vintage and vintage-inspired free hat tutorials that are available online. Personally, I'm dying to try #9, the Cutout Beret  from SewStylish. If you make any of these, be sure to leave a link in the comments!


  1. How to Make a 1940s Pillbox  Tilt Hat from Charlotte, a friend of The Sew Weekly and A Common Thread participant,
  2. Vintage Bowler Hat from Bramcost Publications via Meg
  3. Cloche Hat Tutorial from Weekend Designer
  4. Wide-Brimmed Summer Hat from Weekend Designer
  5. Feathered Fascinator Headpiece from Simplicity
  6. Vintage Pony Tail Hat Pattern from Bramcost Publications
  7. How to Make Hats, a book from 1952 available online
  8. How to Make a Pillbox Hat from Thread Banger
  9. Hot to Sew a Cutout Beret from SewStylish
  10. Woolen Beret from Martha Stewart



Mena Trott

Mena Trott started The Sew Weekly to document her attempt to sew all of her own clothes in 2010. Since then, she's made over 125 outfits and has way more clothes than she needs.


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  1. Thanks for the links Mena! :-)

  2. #7″How to Make Hats, a book from 1952 available online” link is broken