A hat with a slanting brim and a flat top that is easy to fold and put it in your pocket.
No matter how old you are, you must have noticed a huge trend in the recent years in bucket hats. From simple cotton to crocheted to strawberry and frog – bucket hats are everywhere and are here to stay.
According to thetrendspotter.net, this trendy hat made its humble beginnings in the 1940s and since them has gained popularity among people of all ages and genders.
The nice thing about bucket hats is that it can be a part of your casual or more formal outfits and can be worn all year around.
During its debut in the early 20th century, this type of hat was worn primarily by farmers and fisherman as a protection against rain. The bucket hat has gained popularity in the skate and hip-hop cultures in the 80s and 90s leading to its current trend.
This trendy hat can be worn throughout the year. In the warm spring and summer months, the light cotton crochet and material hats are useful. Not only are these hats trendy, but they also provide the necessary shade and protection from the sun and can be easily stuffed in the pocket making them easy to carry around. In the winter, the leather, wool and thick crochet yarn continue the trend.
Fun and playful designs such as the strawberry and frog crochet hats make this stylish item a hit for young adults as well as children.
No matter how you slice it, bucket hats are here to stay. Check out my site here for different handmade versions of this trendy hat.