How to Style Black Floppy Hat: 12 Top Outfit Ideas

Last time, I have shared some of my favorite ideas on how to wear a felt hat and I actually had a lot of fun putting together that list. (I will leave a link of that blog post at the end of this article.) This time, I will talk about something really similar which is the black floppy hat. I know that for many of you, when it comes to felt hat and floppy hats, there is a pretty high wall that blocks you from stepping outside your outside. I just want to know that the wall is created by your mind, and a trick I have learned from other bright minds to force yourself into taking a difficult action is to simply count from 5 to 1, and then go ahead to do it. So, here we go, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, let’s check out some of the best ways to style a black floppy hat and take action to give them a try.

Black Floppy Hat with Knotted Denim Shirt & Pencil Skirt


I am going to start with a elegant outfit that you can either wear to casual hangouts or to work (take the hat off when you enter the office though) . Simply wear a knotted denim shirt and a pencil skirt. For the shoes, I would suggest ballet flats or heeled sandals. You can wear white sneakers if you want to go for really looking casual. Then, of course, put on the black floppy hat that makes this outfit look so unique.

Wear with Black and White Striped Tee & Knee High Boots

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I don’t remember how many times the black and white striped t shirt has appeared on my top-outfit-idea blog posts. That tells you something about the importance and versatility of the t shirt. For this outfit, wear a long sleeve striped t shirt with black skinny jeans, brown knee high leather boots and a black floppy hat.

Wear with Black Scarf & Cardigan

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Sometimes, I feel like the black floppy hat can make you slightly out of balance with the way it makes the top looks heavier. Most of the time, it is not really a problem, but you want to fix this minor flaw, you can balance it out by wearing a scarf. As an example, you can a white t shirt, black leggings, with a cardigan, a black linen scarf and a black hat.

Black Floppy Hat with Heather Grey Knit Sweater

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A black floppy hat for some reasons reminds me of some old, classic French movies. And I feel that a black and grey look can sort of capture those classic elegant look. To do that, you can wear a comfy heather grey knit sweater with black leggings and a floppy hat.

Wear with Comfy White Sweater & Black Leather Pants

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A floppy hat can make a good artistic outfit when you put it together with other black or white pieces. For this outfit, you can wear a comfy white sweater with black leather pants. Complete the outfit with leather ankle boots and the black hat.

Wear with Navy and White Striped Tee & Skinny Jeans

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Sometimes, you can simply try to put on a black floppy hat to see how it fits with the usual casual outfit that you wear. Very often, you will find something that look good yet unique. This outfit is a good example of an already good looking casual outfit with an addition of the hat. To achieve this look, you can simply wear a navy and white striped t shirt with skinny jeans and ballet flats. It looks good without the hat, looks more stylish and artistic with the hat.

Wear with Tie Chest Bodycon Dress & Thigh High Boots

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If you belong to the group of people that have put into the effort to keep yourself in good shape, this outfit can easily be the best looking outfit among this list. The black tie chest bodycon dress and the thigh high boots are such beautiful pieces that almost certainly look good if you have a nice figure. The black floppy hat adds the final touch that just demands people’s attention.

Light Grey Blouse & Black Skinny Jeans

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For a really casual, unisex look, you can wear a light grey blouse with black skinny jeans and ankle boots. The black floppy hat is going to give you that old school gentlemen look.

Black Hat & Boho Dress

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As a big fan of the boho style, I am always exploring different ways to dress in boho style. While you may not see that often, a black floppy hat and a boho dress can look pretty awesome when put together. You can simply complete the outfit with ankle boots. Even better, you can were strappy heeled sandals. To learn more of that kind of shoes, go check out our blog post on how to wear strappy heels.

Wear with Denim Shirt & Black Skinny Jeans

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You can also wear the black floppy hat in an interesting way to creates a huge contrast between the artistic factor of the hat and the roughness in the denim shirt and ripped jeans. To achieve this creative look, you can wear the black hat with a heavily washed denim shirt, ripped black skinny jeans and ankle boots.

Wear with Grey Cardigan & Leather Leggings

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To look elegant with the floppy hat, you can wear a black blouse, leather leggings, a long grey cardigan and ankle boots.

Wear with Long Knit Sweater Cardigan

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You can also pair the black hat with something of bright color. For example, with the floppy hat, wear a white t shirt, black ripped jeans, ankle boots, and most importantly, a green, long knit sweater cardigan.

Here are some of my favorite ways to style the black floppy hat. I highly recommend you to break through your comfort zone and try creative items like the floppy hat. By the way, for those of you who are also interested in seeing some felt hat outfit ideas, please check out our blog post about how to style a black felt hat. If you are interested in other outfit ideas, please go navigate around the website and I am sure you will find something useful to you.