Bobs & Buckets Hats for the Outdoors
The soft and comfortable design of a bucket hat makes them ideal outdoors hats. Thanks to a wide variety of available materials, there is a soft or wide-brimmed bucket hat for every season! Their downwards facing brims offer refreshing shade and great UV protection for the face and neck.
A Bob Hat for a Retro Style
In the 1960’s fedora hats fell out of style due to their association with a more conservative generation and a sense of stiff, uncompromising demeanor. In those days where no-one wanted to look like “the Man”, creativity exploded in arts and fashion, where colorful, casual clothing and voluminous hairdos became par for the course. Bob and bucket hats became the fashionable, groovy hat that resonated better with the times.
Bobs & Bucket Hats in Hip Hop Fashion
Bucket hats were quickly adopted by the pioneers of the hip hop culture for their casual and sporty looks. Dancers, MCs and DJs were fast setting a new course for urban youth culture and along with tracksuits and white sneakers, bucket hats became a staple of the new street style and were famously worn by celebrities such as Queen Latifah, L.L. Cool J, Jay-Z, Beyoncé Knowles and Aaliyah.
Bobs & Buckets in Pop Culture
On the big and small screens, numerous characters are famous for sporting a bucket hat. The lovable simpleton Gilligan from Gilligan’s Island, Dr. Jones Senior in Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, and inspector Clouseau from the Pink Panther all come to mind.
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