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Accessory Steal of the Week: Straw Floppy Hat

Floppy straw hat for summer

In this weekly column, I’m bringing you my favorite budget-friendly accessory that’s available online or in-stores. This week, we’re talking hats. Make sure to check out my blog SydneStyle for more affordable fashion inspiration!

Whether you’re hitting the beach or the pool, a hat is a summer must-have. Not only does it protect your face from sun (goodbye wrinkles!) but it also makes a major fashion statement. For a boho vibe, I’m a huge fan of the floppy hat.
Old Navy's floppy straw hat for summer

Old Navy has a great floppy hat for only $22.94! Unlike many styles I’ve seen it’s just the right amount of oversize: not too big, not too small. I’ve been wearing mine with sundresses and maxis.

Old Navy's floppy straw hat for summer

The hat comes in two colors, but I suggest sticking with the classic natural tone. It’s incredibly lightweight and even has a sweatband built in for extra humid days.

Another great thing about a classic straw hat? You can do temporary DIYs to switch up the style. One weekend tie a stripe ribbon around the hat or pin a flower onto the straw on your beach vacation. The possibilities are endless!

To see more summer inspiration, check out Swim Week this week on SydneStyle!
Love this whole outfit! I want to try out this outfit with my CL by Laundry sandals!
#1 Jessica on 2014-07-18 17:41 (Reply)
Love the straw sun hat so much cause' they are very chic in the first place, and second they protect you from the sun. 23 % for a floppy sun hat is a good price, nevertheless it is also important how you match it...
#2 janice (Homepage) on 2014-07-19 09:18 (Reply)
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