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Best Hats For Summer 2013

Get ready to say goodbye to those bad hair days and hello to the endless chic moments of summer. Whether you’re growing out your hair or have no time in the morning, a hat is the perfect sun protection accessory to refine your look. It’s the one thing we’re never without on weekends away and beach getaways.

The Fedora (Editor’s Pick)

Once you settle on a hat, it  really defines you. The 100 percent straw fedora with a moderate brim is my hat pick for summer. It features a wide hatband, vents for summer wearability, and can be paired with countless outfits. Kangol; $60

Kangol Fedora 100% Strawhat

Kangol Fedora 100% Straw Hat ( Photo Credit: Kangol)

Still not sure if your a fedora type of girl? Then try this budget buy from Mossimo. With prices this affordable you won’t break the bank if this style’s not for you. Target; $12.99

Fedora by Mossimo ( Photo Credit: Target)

Fedora by Mossimo ( Photo Credit: Target)

The Floppy Hat

In simply sophisticated black and white, this soft straw style always makes a splash. Ann Taylor: $45

Ann Taylor Floppy Straw Hat  ( Photo Credit: Ann Taylor)

Ann Taylor Floppy Straw Hat ( Photo Credit: Ann Taylor)

This colorful woven floppy hat is adorned with a bow and is perfect for sea or land. Pair this hat with a hot tankini or try it on land with white hot denim skirt. Anthropologie: $38

Woven Floppy Hat ( Photo Credit: Anthropologie)

Woven Floppy Hat ( Photo Credit: Anthropologie)


Ready to turn heads this summer? Yes! Well don’t leave for a sunny vacation without this glamorously brimmed Eric Javits Squishee® hat packed in your beach bag. Neiman Marcus: $350

Eric Jatvis Hat ( Photo Credit: Neiman Marcus)

Eric Javits Hat ( Photo Credit: Neiman Marcus)

Absolutely everything we want in a summer hat: Made of resilient paper straw, it flattens and folds for easy packing and features an extra-wide brim to keep you cool and protected. J.Crew: $39

Summer Straw Hat From J Crew

Summer Straw Hat (Photo Credit: J.Crew) 

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