A Babe’s Guide to: Hats
Flat Brim hat:
Structured brim. Typically made of felt or panama weave.
Brim is loose & movable. Typically made of felt or polybraid.
Stiff straw hat with a shallow, flat-topped crown, ribbon band, and straight brim.
Soft, round, flat-crowned hat, usually made of wool.
Hard felt hat with a rounded crown.
Fishermen / Fiddler / Skipper:
Soft, flat-topped cap with a small visor.
High-crowned, wide-brimmed hat, turned down in the front and back.
High-crowned, wide-brimmed hat, tends to turn up slightly on left and right side.
Head-hugging brimless cap, typically knit & stretchy.