25+ Stylish Ways to Wear A Summer Hat

A hat is a great accessory to have in your closet. It can hide a bad hair day and provide protection from the heat and sun in the summer, or help hold in heat in the winter. A hat can dress up an outfit or take one down a notch for casual vibes. They are perfect for all seasons, but today I’m focusing on cute ways to wear a summer hat.

I know some of you are itching for fall, but we’ve got plenty of summer left here. If you get to move on to fall as scheduled next month, swap the straw hats for felt hats and the shorts and sandals for jeans and ankle boots and you are good to go.

Make sure you pick the right hat for your face shape. Read all about that here in How to Look Good in A Hat.

over 25 ways to wear a summer hat

A straw panama hat or fedora adds a little edge to your summer t-shirt and shorts outfits.

25 ways to wear a summer hat
straw panama hat with sailor shorts

Jazz up your neutrals like grey and white with a hat.

grey tee and white cut off shorts with panama hat
summer hat outfit

Not all hats have to be neutral. Wear a textured, tasseled, or colored straw hat.

Spice up a simple romper outfit with a straw hat.

Straw hats can give a casual cool vibe to summer dresses.

Throw a hat on with jeans and sandals for an effortless summer look.

overalls with straw hat outfit

Shop straw panama hats and fedoras:

Wide brim and straw floppy hats are also perfect for summer dresses and skirts.

white dress summer outfit with hat
floppy hat and dress
gingham dress with straw hat
Wide brim hat outfit

Add some boho flair to your denim shorts and tees with a floppy hat and kimono.

boho chic outfit with straw hat

Dress up other summer outfits with a floppy hat and wedges.

floppy hat summer outfit
wide brim straw hat with palazzo pants summer outfit

Shop wide brim and floppy straw hats:

I hope this inspires you to pull out those summer hats and add them to your outfits. There is no limit to the ways to wear a summer hat. Wearing a hat doesn’t have to be intimidating and it can totally change your outfit’s look and vibes. Have fun with hats.


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