Many women are a bit nervous about wearing a hat with their hairstyle these days. It could be a lack of self-confidence that you can carry, or it could be that you just haven’t found the right hairstyle to wear a hat with.
Whatever your situation, we are here to share the good news that hat hair will no longer be a term in your vocabulary once you see the amazing look you can create just by adding a colorful or printed hat.
The best part is: you can wear a hat with any length and type of hair!
Beautiful hairstyles to wear with a hat
We guarantee you’ll love all of these 17 hairstyles you can wear with a hat!
1. Waves with a bucket hat
Rich chocolate brown waves peek out from a trench coat and black and white bucket hat in this Insta-worthy hat hairstyle. Add waves with a curling wand or burn in product to enhance your mane’s natural texture.
2. A braided bun and a cocktail hat
Whether you’re the bride or the bridesmaid, a trendy birdcage or cocktail hat is the perfect addition to your dress. These styles come with beaded detailing, sequins, feathers and more, so you can really go all out.
3. Long bob with fedora
When you’re hitting the beach with the girls for the day, a long bob only needs one thing to protect it from the sun’s rays: a fedora. Their structured style will hold up well on stormy days and the ribbon it’s wrapped in adds a pop of colour.
4. Afro hair with Top Hat
Thick afro hair in medium or short length can easily make a statement when you slap on a fashionable hat for women. Choose a bold color and tilt it at an angle to present a mysterious and intense look.
5. Bob with bangs and a beret
A beret hat hairstyle has never been more stylish than on a chin-length bob with short straight bangs. Let the rim peek out and create a dramatic look by lining your eyes with a heavy black liner.
6. Pink hair with a paw
Are you dyeing long hair these days? If so, this is the perfect opportunity to try a hat hairstyle. Match your hair color to curls in the same color for a charming and cohesive look that also keeps you warm.
7. Half shaven with a cowboy hat
A half-shaved hairstyle means you need an edgy hair accessory to go with it. We recommend a black cowboy hat. It can be worn at an angle to let those shaved details peek out.
8. Bouncy curls with a floppy hat
The floppy hat has a wavy style that compliments a lot of face shapes and hairstyles. For example, thick bouncy curls pop to life when topped with a medium-sized white floppy hat. Choose your favorite color or match it with your outfit.
9. Bun with a wagon hat
A low, smooth bun is perfect for any fancy and formal event, and it goes great with a stunning wagon hat from the 1950s. If you’re like us, we know you can’t wait for your own Pretty Woman moment.
10. Long braids with a straw hat
If you’re a black woman rocking any kind of long braids these days, you have to try this hat hairstyle, featuring a casual straw hat. It’s lightweight, making it perfect for bringing to the beach or wearing to your local farmers market.
11. Blonde curls with a Panama hat
When you have beautiful blonde curls, you don’t want a heavy hat weighing them down. Instead, opt for a light panama hat. The medium brim of this straw hat will keep the sun out and help give you a flirty side eye.
12. Low braids with a baseball cap
For a winning hat hairstyle, add a baseball cap to two low braids. You can also add one to a high ponytail or tuck a messy bun through the back of the hat. It’s ideal for sporty girls who want to be comfortable!
13. Highlighted braids
Lime green highlights in short straight hair with two front braids create an eclectic vibe. Continue the vibe with a denim bucket hat, which is great for putting an artistic spin on your hat hairstyle.
14. Curls and a sun hat
For women with curly perms, protect those perfect locks by adding your style with a sun hat. Their adjustable strap won’t be too tight around your head so your curls won’t lose their shape.
15. Straight hair with a limp
Straight ash blonde hair will be quite plain without a hat. Consider a floppy hat to give your hairstyle some personality. The fitted, fitted style is often accented with a cute bow, so it guarantees a winning look.
16. Salt and pepper hair
Older women tend to go short with their hairstyle, but don’t lose your beautiful texture. Go for soft, wavy layers whose shape will complement a cute beret hat or a boy magazine.
17. Choppy pixie with a boater hat
This is a hat hairstyle that is stunning enough for magazines! The tousled layers of this blonde pixie can still be seen under a beautiful wide-brimmed boater hat. Choose a bold color, like black or red, to match your pantsuit or dress.
Which hat hairstyle is your favorite? One way to find the look for you is to consider all the types of hats and consider which one best matches your personality. Then experiment and see how it looks when worn with your hairstyle. The great thing about hats is that there is a great variety to choose from, so you are bound to create an amazing new hat hairstyle that you will love!