made in the shade

forget the fedora and wear these summer hats instead.

by liza darwin

From the best waterproof sunscreens to the coolest crisp white shades, we've given you literally zero excuses to get sunburned this summer. But just in case that's not enough, we're serving up nine new ways to stay shady all season long. Yes, it's time to talk about hats. 

For everyone who's tired of the whole fedora thing (AKA, everyone but Mr. Justin Timberlake) but not quite ready to commit to the lifeguard hat trend, you need to check out the best alternate options right here.

Ranging from wild printed baseball caps to the boater hat resurgence, the styles might be vastly different, but they all have two things in common: they're super cute, and they'll protect you from the sun. So ahead and top off your outfit with our'll be glad you did.

Eugenia Kim--$190



Urban Outfitters--$34


New Era--$57.16

Nasty Gal--$30


Forever 21--$12.80