Summer is upon us, and there’s no accessory better for a sunny day than a classic straw hat serving the ultimate vacation vibe. Whether you’re trying to protect yourself from the harsh UV-light or just staying stylish next to the pool, a fashionable headpiece is a must-have. This season, designers like Jacquemus, Max Mara, Gucci and Maison Kitsuné have all debuted their own take on the summer-appropriate accessory, and we’ve rounded up all the best pieces that we’re drooling over. Mix and match with beach looks and streetwear looks, and find your favorite piece below.
Keep reading to see our favorite hats that you’ll want to cop, and for more must-have spring looks, don’t miss our guide on how to style the two-piece suit this season.
Jacquemus Riviera Beach Hat
Price: $195 USD at SSENSE
Rock a crisp, white hat this summer to achieve the ultimate look. The fringed trim makes the hat perfect for day-to-day wear, and the casual piece can easily be dressed up for a night out or worn all day at the beach. Pair it with a sleek white sundress for the ultimate vibe.
Maison Kitsuné Boater Hat
Price: $175 USD at SSENSE
Maison Kitsuné’s Boater Hat is the perfect playful piece to elevate any look. Perfect for girls on the go, the hat is easy to wear and is ideal to mix and match with everyday wear as well as spring-inspired looks.
Gucci Raffia Hat
Price: $980 USD at Matchesfashion
Gucci’s monogram print hat is the ultimate statement piece this season. The wide-brimmed design will keep you protected from the sun, but won’t compromise your look. The piece is ideal for staying luxury while on vacation, and the perfect piece to splurge on this spring.
Max Mara Straw Bucket Hat
Price: $203 USD at Matchesfashion
This bucket hat-inspired accessory is ideal if you’re looking for a piece with contrast. The striped and textured pattern creates a high-fashion aesthetic which drifts away from the regular “vacation vibe” and adds a statement element. The modern silhouette of the hat is also perfect for mixing and matching with streetwear looks as well as day-to-day wear.
Jacquemus Le Chapeau Santon Straw Hat
Price: $198 USD at mytheresa.com
It’s no secret that Jacquemus has an eye for bold accessories, and this hat is the definition of bold. The straight-edge brim is as striking as its black ribbon fastening, and a perfect piece to add to your fashion archives because we guarantee you’ll be seeing this piece all over Instagram this summer.