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The 16 Best Winter Hats for Blustery Days

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Judging from the shade of pink our ears turn after going outside, we’re getting to the time of the year where layering is key. For a really good winter bundle, you need three accessories: gloves, a thick scarf, and of course, a cozy winter hat. From beanies and berets to bucket hats and trapper caps, we’ve rounded up 16 of our favorite picks from Amazon below.

The Best Winter Hat If You Love Color

Ami&Li Winter Knit Beanie Hat

Orange you glad this hat comes in tangerine? Stand out in the sea of black and grey with this warm topper, which is machine-washable for optimal brightness.

The Best Winter Hat With a Chunky Knit

Under Zero Winter Chunky Knitted Rib Hat

The thick yarn makes this look way more expensive than it is.

A Classic Cashmere Hat

State Cashmere Cable Knit Cuffed Beanie

Nothing says chic in winter like a nice cashmere cap. “It adds a definite air of class to any outfit,” says one reviewer.

If You Want to Stand Out

Kangol Faux Fur Casual Bucket Hat

A twist on the original Kangol bucket hat, this fuzzy, animal-print version doubles as a fun conversation starter.

For the Minimalist

cashmere 4 U 100% Cashmere Beret Hat

A slouchy beanie like this one offers simple, no-fuss style. This cashmere version is also light enough to fold up in your pocket.

The Pastel Option

Adidas Originals Women's Trefoil Beanie

This thick street-style beanie by Adidas will keep you feeling warm and looking cool on the coldest of New York days.

If You Love Winter White

Adidas Women's Hawthorn Fold Beanie

Simple in design, this cream classic will go with any outfit, even a full monochromatic look from Uniqlo.

If You Want to Feel French

Hat To Socks Wool Blend French Beret

You’d be surprised how warm a beret can be. This one comes in a bold wine color for extra Frenchness.

If You’re Hitting the Slopes

Dakota Dan Trooper Ear Flap Cap

Skiing and snowboarding season is upon us. With ear flaps, an adjustable chin strap, and faux-fur interior, this trapper cap is ideal for all your winter escapades.

The Cozy Option

The North Face Osito Beanie

This fuzzy North Face option offers a snugger fit compared to chunkier hats, fitting for early morning walks in Central Park.

If You Love Stripes

Cashmere & Spun 100% Cashmere Stripe Beanie

Soft, striped, and snug. The “perfect warmth and a non-bulky look make this hat a prized part of my wardrobe,” says one reviewer.

If You’re Not Over Neon

Under Zero Winter Cable Knitted Beanie Hat

Ever feel like the gloomy weather is stifling your style? Fight back and turn heads with this highlighter-esque number.

The Sustainable Option

Under Zero Winter Recycle Yarn Knitted Hat

Another chunky knit, but this one’s made from recycled plastic bottles.

The Workwear Staple

Carhartt Acrylic Watch Hat

The Carhartt hat has gotten a feminine revamp with new color options, like this soft balsam green.

The Festive Option

Sakkas Rhea Heathered Stripe Pom Pom Beanie Hat

Fitting for the holidays, this red and white knit cap will keep your ears warm while you’re hanging lights or searching for the perfect tree.

To Cure the Winter Blues

Kate Spade New York Label Beanie

The color blue in known to evoke feelings of calmness and relaxation. Ease your winter blues with this bright beanie from Kate Spade.

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16 Cute Winter Hats, No Matter Your Personal Style