Saturday, August 11, 2012

Braces and Hats

You have probably noticed braces and suspenders popping up (pardon the pun!) everywhere recently. So what other accessories go with braces?

One of the most prominent accessories is a hat. Braces were a standard accessory during the 1920s and '30s. People also wore hats during this time. So it goes to say that hats and braces are a perfect pair!

Common styles included the bowler, fedora, and top hat. Here's a photo with a number of hats and rear side of a man's braces:

So here's some ideas to get you started:


What better way to relive the roaring ‘20s than with braces and a vintage hat? Its perfect for a man or women from casual to formal.

Discussion time:
  • Do you wear a hat with braces?
  • What other accessories do you wear with braces with?

Note: all photos are used solely for non-commercial use and to illustrate braces in fashion. No plagiarism is intended.


  1. Never really liked hats but with the right outfit and correct shirt I love to add a nice girly coloured tie with my braces

  2. Really interesting information. I love to ware different types of braces and i have a huge collection in my wardrobe. Braces look good with correct outfit and adds extra attraction. Thanks for hosting this.
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  3. We appreciate the different styles of braces but a stylish pair of sunglasses to match can be the perfect fit for the right outfit.

  4. I am interested in finding out the back buckle style of the Oi! style skinhead braces from back in the day. All I can find is triangle buckles but I am looking for
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