We have scoured the web to bring you our short list of the best places to buy hats online. Below in words and pictures.


The most fashionable - MATCHESFASHION.COM: A selection of the most prestigious hat brands including the not-to-be-missed Maison Michel, the eccentric Benoît Missolin, the amusing Eugenia Kim and the exotic Filu Hats. Whether you are looking for a classic style to wear everyday, a piece to complete your wedding look or a hat for by the pool, MATCHESFASHION.COM knows how to please.


The most Italian Borsalino: Since 1857, this traditional Italian atelier created by Giuseppe Borsalino has been making artisanal hats for the hardest to please. Choose from felt or straw hats, made in Italy, and a selection of woolly hats and Russian style trapper hats.


The most summery Lack of color: Perusing the images in their look book is enough to make us want to run away on a road trip in the sun. A click later and the straw boater from this Australian brand has become our travel companion that we can’t live without.


The most intrepid Rag and Bone:… a.k.a. the Feodora specialist. Here, you will find the simple and iconic style accessorised with leather lacing à la Indiana Jones available in over 20 colours.


The most Parisian - Don Paris : Léon, Alphonse, Pablo… But who are they? Behind each hat from the Parisian atelier Don Paris is a muse who lends his or her name to each model. Classic forms are enhanced by grosgrain ribbon or feathers for that added retro touch for chez Don Paris there is a certain nostalgia for the period when headgear was a must.


The most countrified – Anthropologie: Feathers, pompoms, ribbons, autumnal colours of chestnut, bordeaux, purple and moss green… The selection of hats at Anthropologie makes us want to stroll through the country-side, a vision of rural chic.


The most original Minime: Minime is a brand Made in Paris for adults and children alike. A touch surrealist, you will find sweet, magical creations in bright acid colours that look like something out of a children’s tale. Committed to making the hats by hand, Minime offers sophisticated and authentic pieces with methods that are reminiscent of haute couture.


The most simple - J.Crew: American classics courtesy of J. Crew: the panama, the fedora, the ushanka, the wide-brimmed hat and even the beanie; these are timeless pieces that everyone should have in their wardrobe.


The most minimalist - & Other Stories: Are you looking for head to toe Scandinavian style? Let yourself be tempted by a selection of both classic hats but also boyish caps for that gamine look. Not forgetting about the beanies and super soft headbands to keep your ears warm!


The most iconic – Maison Michel: There is really no need to introduce this Parisian brand, a key player in luxury hats and hair accessories, which has been perfecting its art for over 80 years. The semi-artisanal manufacturing methods combined with top of the range styles and materials makes Maison Michel a privileged partner of the biggest haute couture fashion houses.


The little extra – The Locals: Through brilliant street-style snaps, the Danish photographer Soren Lepsen presents up to the minute fashion in Paris, London, New York, Helsinki, Berlin and Stockholm. And as if that weren’t enough, the site enables you to search via keywords which means you can filter looks by item of clothing or type of accessory. Try the word ‘hat’ and you will have an endless and fail-safe source of inspiration!