The Styles of Hats – Aung Crown
Today, we’re going to introduce the styles of hats. There are many different styles of hats. Therefore, it’s important to know the differences between them when buying or choosing a cap. This article will discuss the hat top, brim, crown, ornament, and creative design of a hat.
The Different Designs of Hat Top
There are many different styles of hat top, such as flat top, round top, conical top, pointed top, etc. Same as the brim of a hat, there are wide, narrow, curved, or straight brims and they can differ from up and down angles. The top of the hat is changeable in a wide range of scales. The top can stick to the head, or it can be high as the cloud. Also can be loose and collapsing or tilting crookedly.
Hats also can be different from soft to hard. For example, hats made with knitted velvet, satin, fur, etc, are soft. According to the look and style, these hats can be adjusted. Hats are of strong plasticity, made from hard materials such as tweed, plastic rubber, iron wire, etc., and processed by molding and gluing crafts. (like the picture below)
Designs of the Brim
There are possible designs for the brim of a hat. Except for the design on wide, narrow, and tilt on the brim, also can wave the edge of the brim. Or can add some ornaments on the brim. Also, can design with multi-layer stacking or making curly designs, or can be done through unsymmetrical design to show the personality. (like the picture below)
Designs of the Crown
Just like the picture upper, this kind of hat focus on the application of the outer shape, dot, line, and face. The unsymmetrical design enhances the visual strength of impact. Usually, this kind of hat combines with materials to create the shape and textural change of the hat.
The decorative ornaments on the hat are also a part of hat designs and it’s an important tool for hat styling. The proper ornament can enhance the funny design of a hat. What’s more, it also can treat as an unifying element to coordinate the style of the outfit and the hat. It’s common to add silk flowers, flowers, ribbons, feathers, and bows on the brim or crown of a hat. Also, can use pins, half straps, or buttons to firm the ornament with decorating function at the same time. In addition, pom balls, tassels, sequins, or pendants can be used to decorate the hat. Even though, there are some fancy ideas to add ornaments on a hat. (like the picture below)
Creative Designs of Hats
The design principle diverges from the formal beauty of pragmatism and the main design focuses on absurdly illogical ideas. This kind of design usually gives a visual effect of absurd and illogic, however, people are convinced by this creative and bold creativity. (like the picture below)
In a word, all the things that we discussed above are the styles of hats. After knowing all the knowledge, you can better understand a hat and choose a better hat for yourself. Here at Aung Crown, a professional hat maker since 1998, you can get more knowledge about hats and various hats. Go and browse by yourself.