A Longhair’s Most Versatile Tool
If you're not rocking a hat with your mane, we urge you to start. Hats are a multi-functional tool for guys with flow, offering fast and reliable solutions to common longhair problems.
For starters, wearing a hat is the go-to move when you’re not sure what to do with your hair, or for days when you don’t feel like messing with it.
Hats keep annoying loose hair out of your face, and provide critical wind blockage when you’re driving with the windows down.
Perhaps most thankfully, hats are perfect for dealing with awkward stage hair.
Wearing a Hat With Long Hair
Any way you wear it, hats with long hair just look badass.
Perhaps man’s most versatile apparel choice, here we’ve dramatically illustrated 16 ways to wear a hat with long hair—with a video on how to execute them.
We also tackle common hat/hair questions, and finally we consider what makes the best hats for men with long hair. If it’s not abundantly clear, this is the ultimate post on how to wear a hat with long hair.
How to Wear a Hat With Long Hair
Dope Hat Styles for Long Hair
It can be easy to get into a routine of wearing your hair under a hat the same way every time. Just throw on the ‘ol lid and you’re on your way.
Think of these styles as an opportunity to break that routine. You have the hair, why not try some different styles? Hopefully these will inspire you to get creative and have some fun with your long hair and a hat.
Here are 16 of our best hat styles for guys with long hair.
These styles feature hats of the baseball cap variety; for tips on wearing a beanie with long hair and winter styles, visit How to Wear a Beanie With Long Hair.
The Fold Through
The Braided Hombre
Rep It Hard With a Longhairs Hard Lid
The Sloppy Bob
*Can be misconstrued for a mullet.
The Prairie Dog
The Shaded Snake
Sheath Your Mane
The Over Under
Rock it Proudly
The Rally Cap
When your team’s down and you need a score big time. Most effective paired with aggressive bellowing.
The Silent Bob
Common Questions With Hats and Long Hair
Is it bad for your hair to wear a hat?
No, but also not good to wear a hat all day, every day.
How do you wear a hat without messing up your hair?
The styles listed here won’t mess up your hair.
Is it rude to wear a hat indoors?
It’s generally considered bad manners to wear a hat indoors, especially at the dinner table.
Does wearing a hat slow down hair growth?
No, but wearing a hat constantly won’t help it grow faster.
The Best Hats For
Guys With Long Hair
What makes a great hat for guys with long hair?
Being hat guys, we’ve worn a lot of hats. As our hair grew long long for the first time we had a chance to see how our hats fit and performed in the process.
After six decades of combined research, we’ve concluded the following characteristics make the best hats for guys with long hair.
Wait, Who Are You Guys?
And why do you know all this?
We’re The Longhairs, and we’re not hat salesmen. We do actually sell hats but that’s not the point of this.
This is a Place For Guys With Long Hair
If you’re one of them, you’re one of us.
We’re guys with long hair. We advocate, educate and celebrate men’s long manes with hair whips and high fives.
We invite you to join the community. You’ll get our best content, connect with other longhairs—we’ll even show you the secret handshake. Just for joining we’ll juice you up with a coupon for 20% off your entire first purchase—including hats and beanies.
That’s a great deal, but far more important is the fact you’ve found The Longhairs.