Top Spots To Buy A Hat In Connecticut

Adding a hat to your wardrobe can be the perfect puzzle piece that is missing from your favorite outfit. A variety of men's, women's and youth hat options are available depending on what store you choose to shop. Connecticut stores feature more sophisticated hats and fedoras, high fashion and trendy hats, as well as hats with the UConn husky logo. Whatever your choice, you have options for completing your fall look.
DelMonico Hatter
47 Elm St.
New Haven, CT 06510
(203) 787-4086

DelMonico Hatter is the hat expert when it comes to high fashion hats and caps. It sells both men's and women's hats, caps, fedoras, berets and even top hats. Since 1908, the family has passed along its trade and expertise. Featured brands include Kangol, Tilley Hats, Stetson Hats, Hoquy Beret and Barsolino Hats. Visit the store to see how the products look on or choose to shop online.

Holland Hats
895 Shepard Ave.
Hamden, CT 06514
(203) 859-5730

A wide variety of hats are available at Holland Hats located in Hamden. This shop values building up and keeping its customers since 1908 with great customer service. Styles of hats carried in the store include fedoras, tilley hats and caps, leather hats, betmar for women and Indiana Jones hats, among others. If you can't find what you are looking for, Holland Hats will do the research for you to find what you need.

Jimmy's Clothing And Footwear
1225 Dixwell Ave.
Hamden, CT 06516
(203) 907-0384

Jimmy's Clothing and Footwear has the most up-to-date fashion trends and apparel to keep you looking fresh. Its most popular items are clothing, sneakers and accessories, including hats. The top brands include Jordans, Nike, Converse, Hipstar, Protocol, Rocksmith, Born Fly, New Era and Trukfit, among others. If you want to keep up with the latest trends, stop by Jimmy's in one of its five Connecticut locations including Hamden, New Haven, West Haven and two Bridgeport stores.

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UConn Co-op
2075 Hillside Road
Storrs, CT 06269
(860) 486-3537

In the heart of Connecticut natives is UConn sports. To prepare for its most popular sports teams, including football and baseball, stop by the UConn Co-op located on the UConn campus in Storrs. Show your husky pride with a variety of hat styles and colors. Hat selections include caps, knit hats and visors and are sold in men's, women's, youth and infant sizes.

Little B Barn 
155 Westchester Road
Colchester, CT 06415
(860) 267-8811

All of your horseback riding needs can be found at Little B Barn. This is a mom and pop shop full of saddles, outerwear, western apparel and cowboy hats. Choose from the selection of cowboy hats to add to your collection or ask the staff for help in finding a brand new hat. The store was renovated in 2005 and offers discounts to active military members, SNEHA members and many others.

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