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Hat Styles

We offer many different styles of hats on our website. Here's a quick list of some of the styles we offer.

39Thirty
A popular New Era stretch fitted cap used by MLB teams and players during spring training.

59Fifty
Our most popular fitted cap made exclusively by New Era.

Adjustable
These caps feature an adjustable closure on the back. One size fits all.

Bucket
Call it a Gilligan hat, call it a fishing hat, or call it a retro downtown hat -- we call it a bucket. Great for guys and girls, it comes in many different fabrics.

Castro
Think of Fidel…yes the Cuban President. These are military type caps…flat top with a short bill.

Cowboy
Enough said.

Do-Rag
What do NFL players wear under their helmet? A Do-Rag!

Earwrap
Keeps your ears warm in the winter time!

Easy Fitted
These caps come in pre-defined sizes starting at Small through X-Large. More often than not, these are your Franchise style caps (see below).

Fedora
Think about the hat your grandfather used to wear…yes, the one with the feather.

Fitted
Typically a structured mid to high crown hat that comes in pre-defined sizes starting at 6¼" through 8½" in increments of 1/8" or ¼".

Franchise
A relaxed fit, low crown, easy fitted hat by '47 brand. One of most popular styles.

Headband
Think what an NBA player wears to keep sweat out of his eyes.

Ivy
Also known as a driving cap (think taking a country drive in an English sports car) or a golf hat (think what the old time golfers used to wear in addition to their knickers).

Knit
What you wear when it gets cold outside. Sometimes these are reversible.

Mau
Similar to a Castro but with a bigger bill and made of fancier materials.

Newsboy
Similar to an Ivy except the top of the hat is made of eight pie shaped panels sewn together with a button in the middle.

One Size Fits All
These hats only come in one size which will stretch to fit most heads.

Painter
Imagine someone is painting your house…what are they wearing? When you see that image you'll know this style.

Stretch-Fitted
Our attempt at saving money…typically 3 or 4 pre-defined sizes that will stretch to give you the perfect fit.

Trucker
Think hats you find at your local gas station except of much better quality. These hats have a mesh back and usually an adjustable strap.

Visor
Short bill, no crown…not for bald men.