Best Beanies for Women

Beanies are essential for keeping your head warm when it’s chilly. And many are just as cute as they are functional, helping you out when you’re having a bad hair day. To help you find your perfect match, we’ve rounded up some of our favorite beanies available in a range of styles, from ultra-cozy cable-knit options to slouchy cotton looks perfect for channeling surfer vibes. We’ve even included a beanie that can be worn with a ponytail, in case you like to keep your hair up. Check out all our top picks ahead, perfect for practically any cold or warm-weather activity.

1. C.C. Beanie

C.C.'s cable-knit beanie is designed to be soft and not itchy. It can be worn either tall or down and relaxed.

Pros: The style can be stretched up to 13 inches wide to fit most head sizes.

Cons: The color may not be true to that seen in the picture.

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2. Tough Headwear Cable Knit Beanie

These beanies are made from 100% acrylic yarn and are designed for a relaxed fit.

Pros: They are created to stretch so that they your head shape and are available in black and other neutral shades, such as army green, beige and grey.

Cons: These beanies are not suited for extremely harsh weather conditions because they are designed to be lightweight.

3. Funky Junque Ponytail Beanie

These beanies are 100% acrylic with an elastic closure and have an opening at the top, allowing your ponytail or another updo to shine without drawing static to your hair.

Pros: This hat provides the best of both worlds, letting you wear a head accessory while also allowing you to wear your hair up.

Cons: The accessory is not designed for frigid weather conditions.

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4. Minus33 Merino Wool Beanie

These beanies are crafted from 100% merino wool and feature a fold-over detail on the opening of the hat. They have a double-fabric construction and are available in several colors, from neutral to bright hues.

Pros: These hats are sleek, compact and lightweight, making them a perfect travel accessory. The double fabric lining allows these beanies to provide additional warmth for colder climates.

Cons: They might fit on the snug side if you have a wider head.

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5. Love Your Melon Speckled Beanie

These 100% cotton beanies are a cute addition to any look with their cuffed design and debossed patch.

Pros: For every beanie purchase, Love Your Melon donates 50% of its profits to the Love Your Melon Fund, which funds charities, especially initiatives for children and families battling cancer.

Cons: This may fit tight.

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6. Joe's USA Koloa Surf Slouchy Beanie

If you're on the hunt for a lightweight beanie, we've found your match — and it's available in bright colors.

Pros: This beanie from Joe's USA is slouchy and relaxed for a more laid-back look that won't cause you to overheat in warmer weather.

Cons: It may not be as slouchy on larger heads.

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7. Durio Knit Beanie

This knitted beanie provides soft warmth from its fleece lining and hand-knitted feel.

Pros: You can have a beanie to match every look with the four-pack options from Durio, providing a set of unique colors with an elasticated stretchy opening to fit every head.

Cons: These hats may feel more snug than slouchy.

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