A summer hat is a must have essential for any man and whoever says that summer hats are only for protecting your precious head from the dreaded sunburn, are wrong. With our vast variety of summer ready caps and hats from all your favourite big name brands, you can take on those serious UV rays, stylishly and safely. Keeping you looking and feeling cool all summer long. Knowing that styling headwear can be daunting, we have curated a list of our favourites to help you pull off the perfect summer look with a hat option that will continue to serve you well time and time again, through summer and beyond.

The Bucket Hat

With the return of all things 90s’ over the past few years it’s no wonder the bucket hat is back regaining all its street cred thanks to its infusion with fabric innovation. Its classic silhouette is distinctive and not just for the festival goer. From 90s’ relic to a must-have summer staple, the bucket hat can transcend your casual look from a mediocre affair to a guaranteed good time. Style with muted tones and allow the bucket hat to be the streetwear-leaning statement it has evolved into.

 

Our Summer Favourites:

Barbour Laytham Colour Block Bucket Hat – Olive

Pretty Green Festival Bucket Hat -Grey

 

The Vintage Ball Cap

A true sports icon, the vintage ball cap was traditionally designed to protect baseball players’ eyes from the sun with five to six panels, a flat peaked brim or bill and a rear fastening. Typically constructed from cotton twill or wool broadcloth, this style has truly stood the test of time. With variations of this timeless style making its way from sportswear to streetwear the vintage style still remains at the forefront in throwback style. Our favourites from Ebbets Field Flannels are perfect to add to your rotation. With their vast assortment of exact replicas of genuine mid-Century American sportswear headgear your options are endless. Arguably this style can be worn with anything and is easy to style with your everyday casual wardrobe, making it a well rounded classic option.

 

Our Summer Favourites:

Ebbet’s Field Flannel Miami Beach Flamingos Ball Cap – Orange

Ebbet’s Field Flannel Sankei Atoms Ball Cap – Blue

Ebbet’s Field Flannel Tokyo Giants Ball Cap – White & Black

 

The Trucker Cap

Let’s take a road trip back to the 2000s’ with the trucker cap, also known as the mesh cap, this throwback style has made its way back onto our heads with elevated style. From its humble historic beginnings as promotional accessories by farming supply companies to agricultural workers, farmers, and truck drivers, the cap has exploded into the streetwear scene touching the frontiers of high fashion. Its reinforced front panel bearing your favourite brand’s logo – like our favourite from Filson, is sure to make a statement with the perfect amount of protective shade, while the mesh back panels offer breathability to keep you cool and comfortable all summer long. Perfect for all your summer streetwear inspired looks.

 

Our Summer Favourites:

Filson Logger Mesh Cap – Otter Green

Billionaire Boys Club Old English Logo Trucker Cap – Grey

Diesel Knut Trucker Cap – Red & White

 

The Five Panel Cap

A stylish and slightly different headwear option, the five panel cap has reigned as an essential hat for decades now. With roots to performance cycling and skateboarding, it has remained a vital part of urban and outdoor style showing no signs of going away anytime soon. The ultimate union between fashion and function, this versatile cap can be dressed up or down making it an ideal summer favourite. Seamlessly transitioning your look from the great outdoors to the city, covering all bases.

 

Our Summer Favourites:

Gramicci Shell Jet Cap – Tan

MA.Strum Icon Cap – Ink Navy

MA.Strum Embroidered Icon Cap – Black

 

The Dad Cap

Also known as a baseball cap, sports cap or simply a cap, the dad cap is not just for your old man, nor do you need to be a dad to wear this classic sports style. A truly versatile piece of headwear that is the perfect finish touch for your casual and smart casual looks alike. Commonly unstructured, with a low-profile build and a stiff curved peak you can find this simple yet stylish option in a variety of fabrics and colours to suit any mood. An absolute summer staple for everyman.

 

Our Summer Favourites:

Norse Projects Baby Corduroy Sports Cap – Khaki

Billionaire Boys Club Astro Embroidered Cap – Black

Fred Perry Classic Pique Cap – Desert

 

Shop all of our caps and hats here, to find the ultimate finish touch to your summer looks.