By Alex Brady and Jenn Barthole, March 10, 2022, Cosmopolitan
With warm weather approaching quickly, we’re all about to start spending way more time outdoors—and sun protection is a must. In addition to slathering on some SPF, a cute summery hat is an easy way to shield your face and look absolutely adorable all season long. There’s the Gen Z-adored bucket hat trend that ranges from Y2K vibes to preppier soft canvas silhouettes. Or you could opt for a low-key baseball cap that can be worn both to the gym and as the cherry on top of all your fave 'fits. The possibilities are endless! So what kind of hat girl will you be this summer?
Whether you're searching for a functional choice—like a sweat-wicking workout cap or a chic straw look that folds into your luggage without creasing–or something that'll perfectly complement your warm-weather wardrobe, you're in luck. We've rounded up all the best sun hats, visors, and other headwear that'll level up your summer accessories game. Read on for 21 cute summer hats—with options for every aesthetic (and budget!) for the sun-drenched months ahead.