Floppy hats are in style this summer! Good bye straw hats, welcome, wide brimmed hats!
There are basically 3 ways to wear your floppy hat, as shown by our members in this feature: casually, for a day at the beach, 70s, for a hippie look, or just plain chic, with heels!
A day at the beach
Everything is vintage
"I love black and I'm a big fan of the bohemian style of the 70's, it's a comfy and easy outfit that works for many occasions." Valeria
Vintage hat, wide pants and accessories, American Apparel shirt & Oysho bra.
Shorts from "h&m conscious collection 2011"
Denim shirt: h&m
Basic blue top: mango
Floppy hat: stradivarius
Get Montse's look
Topshop denim shirt, 60$
Asos broderie anglaise shorts, 98.26$
Forever 21 rose print denim dress, an Asos straw floppy hat, and Jeffrey Campbell Juanita Fab wedges.
"Floppy hats make perfect summer accessories and protect your lovely skin!" Jamie
Meli Melo hat, Zara jeans, thrifted shirt and Miu Miu bag.
"I always loved hats and I always will, no matter if it's summer or winter...this is totally my style." Ana
vintage 60s lace dress, Flying Tomato leopard coat, vintage earrings and a Styles for Less floppy hat.
"I love this trend because floppy hats look very late 60s, my favorite decade." Michelle
Ruffled top - thrifted
Wide-leg jeans - Topshop
Leather bag - COBO
Clogs - Gold Dot
Floppy hat - H&M
"I've always wanted a floppy hat (the bigger the better!) so I was extremely happy when my best friend brought me one from Hong Kong. I think floppy hats are fun, feminine and oh-so-chic. Plus they perfectly complement 70's looks, which are my favorite!" Bestie
floppy hat by Heritage, wide denim pants by Zara, Thrifted top and thrifted vintage sling bag, also June+Julia orange platform.
"I think it's a perfect look for an evening walk while enjoying the early summer breeze. Straw floppy hat definitely scream out summer, don't they? And by means summer, I think it's also an exclamation for holiday. It's a chic-easy item for summer holiday." Lizelisabeth
new look playsuit, river island hat and socks and aldo shoes.
"I am completely besotted by the seventies style era. For me a floppy hat is the epitome of that lush seventies vibe.." Karin
CK t-shirt, blanco glitter shoes and zara pants
Why I love wearing this trend? Because it is incredibly fun to wear!" Francesca
Margaux Givois dress (hand made) with an American Apparel floppy hat.
"I love this trend because it is very feminine and retro. Very easy to wear and yet incredibly elegant!" Margaux
"I love floppy hats because they give a vintage and feminine touch to any look!" Roberta
Floppy Hat: Asos
Trench: Picci Morra
Lace Dress: Zara
H&M blouse, Bershka floppy hat
dress - thrifted
shirt - H&M
shoes - vintage
hat - vintage
"I love gothic looks in the fall, but I've never really considered a darker look for summer. The hat and these wicked vintage platforms were perfect for completing the look!" Rebecca
Everything is from Studded Rose Vintage, the boots are Target and the hat is vintage and thrifted, Necklace was from Ebay
"I love this trend as its perfect for a bad hair day!" Ashley
DIY vintage Levis Jeans, lace shirt and blouse from H&M, wegdes from Roberta Farc and floppy hat from AngelsInn
"I love wearing my floppy hat because it gives my outfits something elegant and mysterious! and if you have a bad hair day, get yourself a stylish floppy hat, and you'll be the next trendsetter without doing your hair ;)" Alice
leggings: American Apparel
"I love wearing floppy hats because of 3 reasons: 1-It protects my face from the harsh and damaging UV rays. 2-It looks ultra stylish and is a great accessory to boost any outfit. 3-It's a quick fix for a bad hair day." Lena