The Many Uses For Mens Straw Hats
Men's Straw Hats obviously aren't the best looking hats on the market; but there are surprisingly many uses for them. Although quite a large percentage of the people that wear men's straw hats wear them because they like the way that they look; a large percentage of the people that wear them decide to solely for their functionality and practicality. Men's straw hats can be found in nearly every clothing store, and are very good sellers: moreover, they are offered in a wide variety of colors, styles, sizes, and designs. This article will describe some of the most popular uses of men's straw hats, why they are used in this manner, and what variations of this type of hat are best for each type of use.
Blocks The Sun
This is the main reason that men's straw hats can be commonly seen at vacation resorts, and other hot places where the sun is beating. This can be especially effective for those men that shave their head, or do not have that much hair on their head; those individuals should protect their head from the sun as much as possible, and these types of hats do this perfectly. Individuals that do not like the brightness of the sun will also find men's straw hats to be extremely useful because it does a great job at blocking out the bright rays that the sun gives off from the person's eyes. With the case of blocking the rays of the sun, the bigger that you find the hat, the more effective that the hat will be at doing this job; although, a hat that is too big will not look aesthetically pleasing, so you should ultimately try to find a balance in between looks and functionality.
Although some individuals do not like how they look with a men's straw hat on, there are quite a few people that love how they look with one. To be completely honest with you, I do not like the way I look with one of these hats on, but I do feel like it does suit some people. In this case, the individual could easily wear a men's straw hat through day and night, and all of the seasons, and still look great. There is really no difference between people wearing men's straw hats, and people wearing Yankees baseball caps other than the commonality of seeing someone with one on.
Covers Messy Hair
For those of you that hate to be seen with messy hair, men's straw hats could be the absolute perfect solution for you. They can easily cover up a messy hair-do, while still maintaining a fairly regular look. This would actually be a better practice than wearing a baseball cap to cover up a messy hair-do. Almost everybody knows that one of the most common reasons to wear a baseball cap is to cover up a messy hair-do; however, not many people are aware of this best use for men's straw hats. Therefore, when you wear a baseball cap, the function of covering up a messy hair-do will probably be one of the first things that comes into somebody's head when they see you; whereas, when wearing a men's straw hat, it would be nearly the last thing that people think since they are nearly unaware of this use of the hat entirely.
Used To Set A Theme Or Mood
Many objects that are commonly found are automatically associated with certain settings, objects, themes, or moods depending on one's previous experiences; moreover, men's straw hats are commonly associated with exciting moods, and thoughts of the wild wild west, halloween, and Texas. This means that these hats can be used for virtually anything to promote these ideas, moods, and themes. For instance, imagine that you are having a party that has a theme of "cowboys and cowgirls from the wild wild west"; you could easily incorporate men's straw hats as the props of the party, and easily portray the theme that you wanted to everybody! All different types of straw hats could be used to portray the same ideas no matter their size, shape, color, or design. There are many other themes that men's straw hats can adhere to; however, the above listed themes are the most common ones, and also the most effective ones as they relate to the hat the most.
There are many uses of men's straw hats, many of which most people are unaware of. This article was designed to give you an idea of the most effective uses of these hats, as well as straw hats in general. It is not to say that these are the only uses of men's straw hats; however, they are definitely the most popular and most commonly used by far. The next time that you see a man wearing a straw hat, you can be knowledgeable as to why he is wearing that hat, rather than curious as to the reasons that he is wearing that straw hat!