ALL DRIP, NO CAP: THE ULTIMATE CAP SHOPPING GUIDE
While we are here for seasonal trends, some things never go out of style. And one of those things in the humble cap. Coming in various iterations, styles and colourways, caps can transform a fit with minimal effort. From camo CELINE styles to streetwear-heavy flat caps, we’ve rounded up some of our favourites on the market, to help you secure your next headwear choice. We even hit up some of our community to test them out for us. Don’t say we don’t try.
Sometimes you just want a good old fashioned baseball hat. And if you’re going down that route, these Loro Piana examples are a great choice. Minimal and monochrome, but still high quality in their form and function, LP’s six-segment Baseball Cap is made premium materials such as wind microfibre, cashmere drap, Baby Cashmere, vicuña or velvet cashmere, all treated with Storm System – a treatment that makes them water resistant as well as cozy. These are perfect for capturing that model off-duty look – just ask Tiffanie.
LORO PIANA CASHMERE BASEBALL CAP – £325 / $425
LORO PIANA STORM SYSTEM BASEBALL CAP – £315 / $412
MONCLER LOGO BASEBALL CAP – £165 / $216
Speaking on his headwear choices, musician and creative Daniel, aka Ddesms, highlighted the importance of comfy caps, saying “I tend to wear New Era caps because I like the fit of them and also the colours. Also the whole vibe of them is just cozy feels.” For this section, we’ve curated a selection of CELINE, Balenciaga and Issey Miyake caps that will take your fit to the next level. Maximum vibe, minimal effort.
CELINE GREEN LOGO-PRINT CAMO BASEBALL CAP – £300 / $393
BALENCIAGA – FBI EMBROIDERED COTTON CAP – £295 / $386
MCM CUBIC MONOGRAM PRINT CAP IN RECYCLED NYLON – £250 / $327
ISSEY MIYAKE HOMME PLISSÉ PLEATS CAP – £178 / $233
CULTED’s own James tried out the 1017 Alyx 9SM flat cap, acknowledging that it being lightweight made it perfect for the upcoming summer. “A cap has always been something I’ve bee attached to from young. Seeing the likes of Pharrell, Eazy E, Wu Tang etc always have a solid fit finished with pristine fitted cap inspired me to get into caps, and allowed me to find my personalised style, shape and fit. More time you’ll catch me in a fitted cap, or 6 panel cutting through the city” James told us. Elsewhere in the streetwear subsection of caps, we’ve included a Stüssy cap which makes for the perfect hat to complete a fit, alongside a Von Dutch trucker cap that hits heavy with the nostalgia.
STÜSSY LOGO EMBROIDERED CAP – £54 / $71
1017 ALYX 9SM TONAL FLAT-PEAK WOVEN CAP – £170 / $222
VON DUTCH LEOPARD PRINT TRUCKER CAP – £75 / US $99
Hear more about what our community thought of the caps, to help you make your decision, here.
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