A pussyhat is a GREAT first project. The basic idea: make a rectangle (11X17.5), fold in half, stitch from the crease, and put it on your head! Your round head will make the cat ears appear.


Thank you for being as excited about this as we are! For the pattern, click the button above to download the PDF:

Please see below for more patterns, some made especially for the Pussyhat Project™, some donated!  If you would like to share your Pussyhat pattern (whether knit, crochet, sew, loom knit) with the movement, please prepare a PDF and write to us using the contact page!

Looking for a video tutorial? Joy Macdonell uploaded her How to Knit: The Pussyhat Project™ and uses our original Pussyhat pattern. Thanks, Joy! 


Looking for a pattern in your language? Check out our international knitting pattern page. Don't see your language or interested in translating for us? Email us getinolved@pussyhatproject.com. 

Here is the official Pussy Power Hat in size Small - with a 22" circumference, it fits children and petite adults.

Use Super Bulky weight yarn for an even faster knit hat!  Thank you to Destiny Meyer of Knifty Knittings in Iowa who volunteered to make this adorable pattern for the Pussyhat movement! 

Our friends at Loopy Mango, Anna and Waejong, are donating their Kitty Hat Pattern to the movement!  This pattern is for their Merino No 5 wool (comes in Rose Pink and Spicy Hot Pink!) and will work with any chunky yarn.

Want to use the biggest yarn you can?  Here is a pattern from the Loopy Mango ladies using Big Loop Yarn!  It will work with any super bulky yarn.

Are you a loom knitter? Nola Woehrle has shared her #pussyhat pattern just for you! And there is a video!

For all those machine knitters out there, Pamela Hogan has generously shared her pattern.

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