Protecting your precious skin from those harmful rays is an important, but not exclusive, benefit of a summer hat. There are serious sartorial gains to be had when adding headwear to your summertime style.
While classic straw hats will always have a place in our hearts – and on our heads – this year, the popularity of bucket-inspired styles endures, and we’re enjoying the more mature interpretations like Seafolly’s Relaxo Hat (pictured). Here’s Metropol’s pick of summer hats which deserve a moment in the sun.
Image: Seafolly Australia
Model: Elyse Knowles Photographer: Nicole Bentley
Hair: Sophie Roberts
Makeup: Peter Beard
Stylist: Emma Kalfus