We love fashion. But we love it even more when it meets function. This summer, hats are having a big moment. Yay for protection from the sun and the fashion police. These are the hats you’ll be seeing all over Instagram â€“ and in real life when the sun’s out.
Bet you didn’t think your Bad Hair Day bestie would make the list. Already a go-to, the baseball cap is essential all year round. Wear it the OG way, or serve the look with a side of sassy one-liners.
47 brand Cap, R449, Superbalist.com
Novelty cap, R150, Cotton On
Statement cap, R70, Mr Price
A trip down memory lane is always a good idea when it leads to the beloved Nineties. With so many fabric options to choice from, you’re sure to find your fit.
Denim bucket hat, R80, Mr Price
Reversible bucket hat, R149, Superbalist.com
Metallic bucket hat, R80, Mr Price
Wide-Brim Straw Hat
Bring drama without bringing actual drama. The bigger the better for your outfit â€“ and your sunburn. Don’t believe us? Ask Vivienne Westwood.
Floppy hat, R249, H&M
Sun hat, R229, Due South
Style Republic hat, R129, Superbalist.com
New shapes and sizes ensure visors are no longer reserved for the tennis court â€“ as predicted byÂ Dior and Tommy Hilfiger, who brought the trend to their Spring 2018 runways.
Visor, R170, Woolworths
Billabong visor, R189, Zando
Visor, R150, Woolworths