If you’re attending a wedding in the coming months, you’re likely to have already extensively planned what you will be wearing. It’s a big occasion after all, and what better excuse is there to get down to the shops and pick up a stylish new outfit.
Once you’ve made your mind up on a gorgeous dress and chosen some suitably stunning footwear it’s important to consider how you’re going to bring the whole ensemble together.Fear not and follow this advice, there’s no more sure-fire way to make a statement than landing the right wedding hat.
Understandably, this can prove to be quite tricky. It’s not every day that you’re on the look-out for formal headwear. On top of this, there are plenty of options to choose from and all of them have their own unique advantages.
Don’t worry if you don’t know your casques from your calots, the right hat is out there for you and if you follow this advice you’re guaranteed to make an impression.
If you’re attending as a guest…
You could opt for the stylish 1920s Cocktail, the demure but classy Pillbox or perhaps you want to make more of a splash with an elegant Fascinator.
If you’re the one walking down the aisle…
You can’t go wrong with a subtle silver tiara to compliment your choice of dress.
This isn’t to say that there aren’t other options available, from fedoras to turbans there’s a rich history of varied headgear at weddings. However, the examples featured in the graphic below are the most timeless and widely used – making it more likely you’ll be able to work them into your outfit plans.
Still not sure which hat is right for you? Here is a guide to the most popular hat styles to help you ensure you look your best on the big day.