Hats Off! The 7 Hats To Wear This Autumn

 From playful berets and beanies, to sophisticated fedoras and trilbies – hats are taking centre stage this Autumn. Whether you need a stylish shield from the chilly weather, or you’re looking for a slick new-season accessory, here’s our heads up on the must-have millinery at Fenwick, with a few tips and tricks on finding the right hat for you.

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This Autumn, hats are back with a bang. From luxurious fur felts and elegant embellishments to fun twists on traditional shapes, our favourite styles have been given a modern makeover. Now delightfully part of our everyday attire, a hat is the perfect way to finish off your outfit - but knowing which style and shape suits you can be tricky. To guide you on all-things millinery,  we've put together our top tips and picked seven of our favourite hats this season.


Pair this fun fedora with a relaxed parka and boots for chic everyday style. The beautiful feather embellishment makes an ideal accompaniment to leisurely lunches and countryside walks. 

Hostie Capricorn Fedora Hat, £115; Available at Fenwick of Bond Street


This stylish black beret is embellished with four  sequin poodles - need we say more? Make sure to angle it slightly on one side of the head to ensure the design is on show and pair with a breton striped tee and a bold red lip for instant Parisian chic. 

Benoit Missolin Constance Beret in Black, £149; Available at Fenwick of Bond Street


This fur felt taupe hat is complete with a stylish black ribbon and feather detail giving this classic style a quirky, modern edge. Wear slightly tilted back to perfectly frame natural locks. Tap into the equestrian trend and pair with black jeans or trousers and riding boots.

Suzanne Bettley Fedora with ribbon and side feather, £95; Available at Fenwick Bracknell


A symbol of French elegance and irreverence, the beret is making an all-mighty comeback - with both fashion's hottest and stylish royals spotted adorning wool toppers. Super-versatile, berets can be worn at various angles depending on your face shape or desired style. A simple black design like this Laulhère beret can be styled with pretty much everything!

Laulhère Black Beret, £99; Available at Fenwick of Bond Street


This chic Vivien Sheriff hat is an easy way to dip in to the 'everything and anything fluffy' trend that is proving extremely popular this season. Sophisticated but with a touch of fun, this slick black and playful pom-pom hat can easily transition you from work to drinks with friends.

Vivien Sheriff Tobermory, £129; Available at Fenwick of Bond Street


What better way to breathe some life into your Autumn wardrobe than with a colourful hat? Try this fab Kokin beret embroidered with multi-coloured flowers to liven up basic outfits. Pair with a chic all black outfit, or fully embrace the autumn colour palette with a bold red coat, a statement mustard skirt and a vintage-wash blue pair of jeans.

Kokin Embroidered Beret, £465; Available at Fenwick of Bond Street




Continually part of the fashion-blogger uniform, the snuggly beanie is ideal for chillier days. The pom-pom adorned examples of last year are back with bigger, brighter and fluffier designs. This navy and pink lambswool bobble hat from Paul Smith is ideal for cosy winter weekends, and to keep windblown hair at bay during the week.

PS Paul Smith Lambswool Bobble Hat, £55; Available at Fenwick Newcastle

By Ellie Hamilton