Bridal gown, veil, earrings…hast? A bridal hat may not be high on your list of must-haves for your big day, but you may be surprised to discover how much elegance a well-crafted headpiece can lend to your look.
A hat can transform your entire bridal outfit from predictably classic to contemporary chic. And no – they won’t ruin your hairdo!
Not convinced yet? Take a look at these elegant bridal hats:
Ruslan Baginsky Double Chain Strap Boater Hat
Who says a straw hat can’t be stylish? This 100% cotton headpiece is embellished with two overlapping pearl and gold chains and it features a sleek white band fashioned with the initials of the designer – R.B.
Its subtle texture adds a bit of fashion without deviating from the clean white coloring. The stiff silhouette is sure to lend you an air of distinction on your wedding day.
Plus, it also serves to protect you from the harsh sun and keeps your hair in place. Stylish and functional – this is everything you’d want in a modern bridal accessory.
It’s yours for 523 CAD (390 USD).
Maison Michel Paris Henrietta Seed Pearl Felt Fedora
Think 1970s gangster but with a modern feminine twist. A gorgeous hat like this will make you look and feel in control on your big day.
This stylish accessory is made from 100% rabbit felt and embellished with top-quality vicose and cotton materials. It has a lovely, soft texture that’s sure to complement any wedding fabric.
Accented by a sleek ribbon made in the same seed pearl shade, this gorgeous headgear will certainly elevate your entire bridal look.
You can get this beauty for 800 CAD (550 EUR).
Valentino Garavani VLogo Chain Fedora Hat
Perhaps you’re looking for a luxury, high-fashion hat. Valentino offers a beautiful, meticulously-crafted, authentic Italian hat made using lapin fabric. It comes with a sleek leather strap fitted with an antique, brass-finish metal ornament shaped in the iconic Valentino chain logo.
This stunning headpiece comes in three different sizes and two colors (black and white) to fit your unique style perfectly. Stand out and set the trend with the Valentino Garavani VLogo Chain Fedora, which retails for 1380 CAD (1490 AUD).
Maison Michel Bridal Henrietta Wool Felt Fedora
Do away with the traditional veil and opt for this chic veiled fedora instead. This German-made hat is crafted from wool felt and comes with a short netted veil that comes almost all the way down your face for a contemporary yet demure effect.
A cream-colored satin ribbon is wrapped around the base, adorned with the classic Maison Michel logo. This timeless headpiece comes in three sizes and retails for 950 CAD (1021 AUD).
Maggie Mowbray Skye Wedding Trilby Hat
This expertly-crafted velour felt trilby is meant for the ultra-stylish, modern bride. Its asymmetrical brim adds a touch of vivacity, offset by the dainty pleated band placed delicately to the side.
Maggie Mowbray meticulously makes her fabulous pieces herself in Edinburg, Scotland. You can even have the fabric color customized to fit your wedding motif. Make sure to place your order a few months in advance to give the milliner ample time to create your masterpiece.
This jewel retails for 490 CAD.
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Now you know that bridal hats aren’t exclusively for fashionista brides and rustic weddings. You don’t even have to get one in just the plain white color – your hat could be your something blue!
Try one on the next time you visit your bridal gowns and accessories store. Who knows? Your most stylish wedding accessory might just be that unassuming, little white hat!