As the main selling period of summer 2013 is drawing to a close we have compiled a list of our bestselling hats & caps from our in store and online. A great variety of styles are featured with Stetson dominating the list for the men. Another company with two hats featured in our top 10 are Seeberger, a new company for us this year offering classic womens styles at affordable prices.
Most importantly all the styles below with the visor being the only exception offer high levels of UPF sun protection. We are all made aware of the dangers of the sun and the importance of covering our heads and people are certainly beginning to follow the advice. So whether you are still looking to purchase a summer hat or just interested on the most fashionable styles, check out our top 10 below.
10. Stetson Angleton Raffia Straw Trilby
The Angleton trilby is made from 100% raffia straw. This type of straw is tough and durable, giving you a hat which will last several summers. A second benefit of raffia straw is its flexibility, this means you can easily roll it and pack it in your suitcase.
9. Seeberger Bretton Straw Hat
New to us this year the Seeberger Hats range has been a great addition. The Bretton is a classic sun hat with an upturned brim that is made from 100% straw. The hat offers great sun protection thanks to its wide brim.
8. Tilley LTM5 Airflow Hat
You will always find a Tilley Hat in our top 10 bestseller lists, the LTM5 hat is perfect for both sexes and certainly deserves its place and number 8. Tilley hats offer so many additional qualities, fully waterproof, insured against loss, packable, breathable, UPF 50+ certified sun protection and a chin strap for windy days.
7. Stetson Paradise Cotton Flat Cap
Great value for money at only 29.99 the Stetson Paradise cap is certainly affordable. A stylish cap and most importantly it has a certified UPF 40+ sun protection rating. Made from 100% cotton and with a choice of 6 colours this cap is perfect for the summer.
6. Helen Kaminski Newport Raffia Sun Hat
This elegant sun hat is designed by Helen Kaminski. This summer hat is made from high grade Madagascan raffia straw. The Newport features a turned up wide brim, which offers great sun protection in addition to the UPF 50+ certified rating. The Newport can be rolled and packed.
5. Olney Milano Linen Wide Brim Hat
The Milano hat by Olney Headwear has a classic fedora shape. Finished in its natural colour and trimmed with a black mourning band. Can certainly be rolled for travelling and if needed a little steam will certainly remove and unwanted creases.
4. Seeberger Straw Ladies Visor
Ladies visors are rapidly becoming one of the most popular choices in ladies summer headwear. Of course the downside is visors offer very little protection from the sun. They do however shade your eyes and stop the dreaded hat hair situation from forming.
3. Stetson Glenfalls Cotton Duckbill Cap
The duckbill style cap has really shot to fame over the last 2 years. A modern, more fashionable version of the flat cap. This particular cap by Stetson is a great shape and as with all Stetson cotton caps it offers a UPF 40+ sun protection rating.
2. Stetson Gosper Cotton Military Cap
A great alternative to the baseball cap, the military shape is certainly a winner this year once again and Stetson get the shape just perfect. The Gosper is made from 100% cotton and has a UPF 40+ sun protection rating. An affordable price at 24.99 has no doubt contributed to its popularity.
1. Stetson Antigo Raffia Straw Pork Pie Hat
Our number seller here at Burnham Hats & the Hat Shop is the Antigo Raffia Pork Pie Hat. The Antigo is made from 100% raffia straw which as previously mentioned is very durable and easily rollable.