15 Beret Sewing Patterns

Sew your way to Parisian style with these chic beret sewing patterns. Berets come and go on the style scene, but they’ll always be a great option and fun to make!

Whether you’ve been enjoying the updated resurgence of the beret seen in plaids, colorful hues and leather, or you’re a fan of the French vintage-esque felted style, follow this post for a cute and useful scrap busting projects! Peruse our favorite options and snag yourself a beret fast — you’ll be ahead of the curve!


1. Beret Sewing Pattern by Sew Crafty Me

Use this beret sewing pattern to sew a stylish hat for yourself or your kids. Wear this classic beret to bring out the vintage feel in your coat or any other outfit. Wear it towards one side for style or at the center of your head to keep it warm during the cold winter months!

Given the templates and instructions, these berets are easy and quick to sew. Choose bright colored fleece to add some fun and flair to a dull winter day!

Beret Sewing Pattern by Sew Crafty Me

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2. Reversible Beret Sewing Pattern by My Poppet Makes

Follow these easy sewing instructions for how to make a beret to suit every stylish occasion. The tutorial will show you how to draft a beret sewing pattern that fits perfectly, and best of all, it’s reversible! So that’s two chic berets looks in one just one chapeau.

Reversible Beret Sewing Pattern by My Poppet Makes

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3. Burnham Beret Sewing Pattern by Charlie’s Aunt

This sewing pattern for the Burnham Beret which is inspired by the nostalgic wartime styles of the 1940s. This soft, squashy, simply-constructed hat is lined and features a self-fabric rose and leaves. It can be made using soft boiled wool fabric or polar fleece. 

Burnham Beret Sewing Pattern by Charlie's Aunt

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4. Iselin Beret Sewing Pattern by Shop The Last Stitch

The ultimate stylish statement accessory. The Iselin Beret Sewing Pattern is quick and easy to sew and comes in several different style options.

Whether you want to make a traditional French beret or sew a more modern beret with a twist, the Iselin Beret Pattern has everything you need to create your own elegant headwear. 

Iselin Beret Sewing Pattern by Shop The Last Stitch

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5. Raspberry Beret Sewing Pattern by Littlest Studio

This Raspberry Beret is a serger project, sometimes called an overlock machine, a serger is the perfect companion to the sewing machine you already own. 

While this is clearly a stunning serging project for your child or grandchild, the pattern also includes an adult and child version – just in case you’ve fallen in love with it for yourself.

Raspberry Beret Sewing Pattern by Littlest Studio

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6. Women Beret Sewing Pattern by VITArty

This elegant soft velvet Lady Hat can be worn slouchy back or one side and will make a stylish addition to your wardrobe. 

Women Beret Sewing Pattern by VITArty

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7. Wool Felt Beret Sewing Pattern by We All Sew

Turn your wool into a nice, cozy felt hat for winter. Berets are traditionally made in wool felt. This DIY Wool Felt Beret is simple to sew and big on style! The bold colored wool felt beret can also brighten up an otherwise subdued outfit.

Wool Felt Beret Sewing Pattern by We All Sew

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8. Beret Sewing Pattern by Else When Millinery

This beret is designed as a delightful asymmetrical mixture between a flat cap and a beret. The sewing pattern includes options for quilting the cap or leaving it unquilted. It can be made from a variety of fabrics and can work as a period hat or a jaunty contemporary cap.

Beret Sewing Pattern by Else When Millinery

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9. Easy Beret Sewing Pattern by You Sew Girl Patterns

Super simple, comfortable and timelessly stylish – a beret is a great winter accessory. Now you can make your own well-proportioned, well-finished berets for all occasions! 

Easy Beret Sewing Pattern by You Sew Girl Patterns

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10. Fashion Beret Sewing Pattern by Now That’s Peachy

Instead of relying on a pattern that may not fit well, this tutorial shows how to measure to get the right fit for a beret. And while it’s shown for a teen, you could make it any size you want. The sample uses corduroy, which might inspire you to try a few fabrics you may not have considered for a hat like this.

Fashion Beret Sewing Pattern by Now That's Peachy

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11. Beret Scrap Bust Sewing Pattern by The Fabric Store

Make a delightful DIY Beret – the perfect project for using up any woolen offcuts! There are two versions of this DIY Beret hat, a softer version with self-lining and a firmer version with no lining.

Lining gives the hat a lot more structure, especially if you use a heavy fabric, alighter drapey wool will make a softer beret, and a thicker coating will give a much more structured look.

Beret Scrap Bust Sewing Pattern by The Fabric Store

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12. Wool Beret Sewing Pattern by Fiibers Fabric

 A Wool Beret is the perfect accessory for the majority of your looks. Simply put this hat on as an extra piece. You only need 1/4 of fabric to sew one and they are easy to make!

Wool Beret Sewing Pattern by Fiibers Fabric

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13. Vintage Women Beret Sewing Pattern by Kallie Designs

Here is a simple to make women’s beret with only 3 pattern pieces. It can be made with felt, fleece, knit or woven fabrics taking the pattern from soft flowing lines to a more crisp design.

Make this great hat without all usual drudge of hat construction. If you can sew a straight seam and read insturctions you can make this hat!

Vintage Women Beret Sewing Pattern by Kallie Designs

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14. Unisex Beret Sewing Pattern by Golden Bunch

This Unisex Beret Sewing Pattern is perfect to make for the whole family with sizes available for infants, children, teens and adults up to 3XL. You can tuck the band inside to hide it if you wish.

Unisex Beret Sewing Pattern by Golden Bunch

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15. Easy Beret Hat Sewing Pattern by Sedi Sew Pattern

Imagine yourself strolling the streets of Paris before settling into a cute cafe, while wearing this bold beret hat. Wear it out for a stylish, everyday look that manages to be carefree and elegant!

Easy Beret Hat Sewing Pattern by Sedi Sew Pattern

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USE YOUR LEFTOVERS AND STEAL THE SHOW WITH THESE COOL BERET SEWING PATTERNS!

These DIY sewing projects are oh-sew-fun, and the finished results will add a touch of whimsical elegance to any outfit! We’d love to see how your berets turn out, share it with us on our Facebook Page!

If you love discovering patterns that celebrate 90s nostalgia, have a go at making your own hats with these 21 Bucket Hat Patterns, 30 Crochet Beret Patterns, and 32 Crochet Bucket Hat Patterns. It does not matter if you are a knitter, crocheter or a sewer, there is a pattern for you!

It’s probably time to take out granny’s sewing machine that’s been gathering dust for a while and see what you can make out of your scrap fabrics with these beret sewing patterns. Happy making!