15 bucket hats you’re going to need to shop for summer.

Bucket Hat

Of all the 90s trends that have made their way back into the current fashion lexicon, few are better for summer months than a bucket hat. From the streets of New York City to  TikTok and Instagram, you’ll spy the most stylish urban dwellers and celebrities wearing the popular bucket hat.

Bucket hats are beloved for their retro vibe and do double duty by  shielding your eyes from the sun — on your next sandy beach vacation as well as in the concrete jungle you call home. 

From designer bucket hats to straw buckets — options for both women and men– you’ll love our recommendations. Shop the best bucket hats here.

Our Picks


Isabel Marant Haley Logo-Embroidered Denim Bucket Hat

Shop Now at Matches

We love the denim bucket hat! Jump into the bucket hat game with two feet, opting for a denim material that was beloved in the early ‘90s.


& Other Stories Straw Bucket Hat

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Try a different take on the bucket hat with a straw style that’s great on and off the beach.


Ganni Recycled Tech Bucket Hat

Shop Now at Saks Fifth Avenue

Crafted of recycled organic cotton, this bucket hat is just as sustainable as it is chic. And, what’s more, it’s water resistant for those days you get a little too close to the ocean’s edge.


Gucci Leather-Trimmed Denim-Jacquard Bucket Hat

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For the logo-mania lovers, sport this Gucci bucket hat to step up your game with a leather-trimmed denim style.


Business & Pleasure Bucket Hat

Shop Now at Bloomingdale’s

This striped bucket hat is just begging for a day at the beach. With a classic shape and striped pattern, it’s a great option for everyone in your family. Try matching family swimsuits as well!


Prada Nylon Bucket Hat

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Go for the true ‘90s look with a Prada bucket hat, opting for a fun pop of pineapple yellow in the process.


J.Crew Printed Ribbon-Tie Bucket Hat

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When you want a bucket hat that’s, well, a little more than a bucket hat, seek this Liberty floral pattern that comes complete with a chin tie for a little extra detail.


COS Bucket Hat

Shop Now at COS

Keep it simple with an all-white canvas bucket hat that will go with literally anything you wear.


Dior Bucket Hat

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For the girl who wants options, go with a reversible bucket hat style from Dior.

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Zimmermann Postcard Fringed Crocheted Straw Bucket Hat

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With this Zimmerman bucket hat that is not only made of straw, but scalloped and woven like a work of art, you’ll feel like you’ve been pulled straight from the pages of a 1940s Vogue Magazine.


Fendi FF Motif Interwoven Bucket Hat

Shop Now at Farfetch

Take the well-known Fendi logo mixed with a summery woven design tand voilá: your extra stylish bucket hat.


Boderier Casual Wide Brim Cotton Bucket Hat

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Lean into the distressed grunge of the decade that popularized bucket hats to begin with by shopping a cotton weave, fringed brim bucket hat this summer.


Coach Signature Jacquard Bucket Hat

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We love the subtle monogram print. Add some rosy cheer to your bucket hat game this season with a Coach bucket hat.


Chok.Lids Everyday Cotton Bucket Hat

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If you want a bucket hat for every day of the week…and then some…shop this affordable topper that’s made of lightweight cotton and comes in every color of the rainbow.


Burberry Vintage Check Bucket Hat

Shop Now at Saks Fifth Avenue

 Though not a traditional logo, there’s something just so iconic about a Burberry check for your classic bucket hat.

Pro Tip


How to wear a bucket hat?

See Viva Cabana’s 7 Bucket Hat Outfit Ideas That You’ll Love

If you’re seeking a hat that’s a throwback to your youth, offering sun protection for your eyes and face without a dramatic floppy wide brim, consider reaching back in time and shopping some new bucket hats for this summer and beyond—in every color and material under the sun.

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