Suddenly A Hat Person

A classic bad hair day cover-up for everyone
April 7, 2020
April 7, 2020
What We Considered

✓   Styles for men and women

✓   Perfect for hiding messy hair

✓   Fun and flattering options

Our Picks

✓   Outdoor Voices - Most options to shop

✓   BYLT - Best for working out

✓   Tracksmith - Most classic American style

The one good thing about being stuck at home is that no one is bugging us about our bed head. But for real, we need to have some dignity. Which brings us to our main point: HATS. Our team has learned to rely on them as the perfect way of getting fresh air, even minutes after rolling out of bed. No more hassle of making a cool messy bun or sticking our heads under the faucet. Who needs that added stress? Grab a hat and get outside. Your mental health will thank you.

Outdoor Voices


At their core, Outdoor Voices believes in the power of #doingthings. Even though our lives are a bit more limited, getting outside and waking up the endorphins is the perfect way to avoid the WFH slump. In the spirit of bringing out your own inner recreationalist, your sweat-resistant OV hat may even inspire you to change your daily walk to become a daily run.

The Facts

✓   Sweat-resistant

✓   Unisex with different color options

✓   Adjustable strap

Brand Standards

✓   Styles made to last, meaning less waste

✓   Recycled packaging

✓   Partners with WWF, The Nature Conservancy, & CHOOOSE



It’s time to swap out that hat you’ve been wearing since freshman year and break in a new BYLT hat. For a classic style, you can grab a 6-panel for an effortless ball cap that builds character with age. But for a more active lifestyle, go with the 5-panel— made with breathable mesh side panels, and a water repellent exterior. The basics elevated, score

The Facts

✓   6-panel unisex style

✓   5-panel StayDri interior sweatband

✓   Adjustable sizes

Brand Standards

✓   Materials with longevity, aka less waste

✓   Unique fabrics at honest pricing



Tracksmith is inspired by the very first baseball caps that can be dated back to the 1860’s. Their classic American style has led this brand to create the perfect way to  protect our eyes from the rays and our bad hair days tamed. Keeping true to American roots, this hat is 100% cotton making it the perfect add-on to any outfit. 

The Facts

✓   Unisex styles

✓   Machine washable

✓   Adjustable strap with metal closure

Brand Standards

✓   Independent running brand

✓   Celebrate & support running culture

More Finds

The hat fun doesn’t stop there. These hats will add to your style and save you from ever feeling like you have to do your hair to get some fresh air in case you run into someone. This way, you look put together and it’s a basic accessory you can keep using when this quarantine is over. 

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Photo Credits: @outdoorvoices/@bylt/@tracksmith/@lively, @kinfield, @madhappy, @everlane

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