How to wear a beanie, guys. When we use winters and fashion in the same question, a beanie will always be somewhere in the answer. Especially on bad hair days, when you are a dandy guy who doesn’t want to look anything less than perfect. But not every type of beanie looks cool on every guy.
If you want to look your best, you need to know which sort of beanie will go with your overall appearance and outfit. Today, you’ll get to know all about beanies and how you can rock them!
What to Wear with a Beanie?
Here are some tips to bear in mind:
- Donning a suit and wearing a mismatched beanie is a mistake you better not make.
- 50 degrees hot and you sporting a beanie is a big no-no.
- A bomber jacket with a beanie combo is the ultimate on fleek look.
- Don’t try too hard and end up looking misplaced. Remember, stay casual.
In 1940, about 25 percent of men started wearing hats, and by 1970 it was fifty-five percent—the majority of people wore hats when they rode horses or traveled in open carriages.
Today, the beanie is a winter staple. People wear this headwear to cope with the cold weather – to trap the heat from escaping their heads so that they will feel cozier and more comfortable when going outside.
It’s important to know that beanies don’t look good with all types of clothing. Only a few outfits go well with them, and it might not surprise you that most of them are winter wardrobe essentials like peacoats, trenchcoats, and jackets.
Not all men are fond of wearing beanies because they find them weird and awkward. After all, we all have our own preferences in fashion, and not all of us look like models. Also, NEVER wear a beanie at a formal event unless otherwise stated. But, you can wear it at work, if your office environment permits.
Here are some ideas on how to do it properly for those who would like to style their outfits with beanies.
↓ 30. Street Style
Either you have seen Riverdale or not, you probably know Jughead and that for teens or men in their 20s, a beanie always goes well with a black denim jacket and khaki pants. Not only that it looks cool because of the color coordination of the entire outfit, but it also makes you look younger. You can also use this style for regular school days.
↓ 29. Shades of Red
A black beanie with a red touch would look perfect with a shirt in the same color pattern. Try wearing this when you’re planning to watch a sports match like basketball, per se.
↓ 28. Monochrome and Casual
If you’re feeling lazy and cold today, but you need to get up and get things done, elevate your casual outfit of a plain T-shirt and pants by wearing a black beanie, and you’re ready to rock! This is great for practices, dance rehearsals, etc.
↓ 27. Teen Style
If you are a teen who likes taking an early morning stroll, playing basketball, and riding a skateboard, this look is perfect for you! This street style is usually seen on people during the summer season, but if you’re wearing a beanie and the sun’s up, no problem! It’s your choice, after all; my only advice is that consider not to wear one if it’s blazing hot and go with snapbacks instead.
↓ 26. Earth Tones
Match the color of the beanie to your undershirt. In this case, a brown beanie and a camel turtleneck with a jacket shirt on top of it look just fine. You can base your pants’ color choice on the headwear or with the overshirt for your style to be uniform.
↓ 25. Slumber Party
The perfect antidote for a toxic day you’ve had – a sleepover with your inner circle. And, nothing can beat the coziness a hoodie can offer. Pair it up with the best beanie you have in your closet, and you’re ready to battle the cold while having fun with friends. Here are some more Hoodie Outfits that you can try this season.
↓ 24. Stay-at-home
If you’re rather feeling cold today and you want to stay at home for a while, that’s fine. But make sure that you have the right outfit for it. This style is perfect for a Netflix-and-chill afternoon or a hot-chocolate-evening, especially now that Christmas is just around the corner.
↓ 23. Autumn Vibes
It’s that time of the year again when fancy overcoats can be seen on the streets, just like this grey peacoat. Wear it with a beanie of the same color and fabric.
↓ 22. With a Christmas Sweater
Christmas is upon us! You will look as amazing as the year’s holiday with this color coordination of an outfit: style a white beanie with a red sweater and khakis.
↓ 21. Rainy Day Outfit
Don’t wait for the storm to pass and learn to dance in the rain, instead. It has always been on my bucket list to walk around the block under a light rain shower. If you are in the mood to do so, make sure that you have the appropriate gear to shield yourself from the sickness it might bring – just like this black raincoat, styled with a black casual beanie, important for weather like this.
↓ 20. Spring Season
A blouson jacket is great for layering. Its sleek design is suitable for both casual and semi-formal gigs. It is perfect for trips to the highlands and cold places. Its lightweight composition with a snug fit makes it appropriate for spring. Style a white blouson with a white beanie. As for the pants, we love how he has matched it with the touch of blue on the shirt’s sleeves.
↓ 19. Hip-hop Outfit
I wonder if it’s the necklace or the jacket that gave it away. This style is commonly seen on dancers and skaters, but anyone can rock it, whenever and wherever they want.
↓ 18. Nerdy and Geeky
Beanie, hoodie, and eyeglasses – starter pack for a bookworm or a movie junkie, but you don’t have to be one to make this outfit look good on you. This style is suitable for anything, including your everyday errands.
↓ 17. With a Puffer Jacket
Another essential winter wardrobe! Layer it with a roll-neck sweater. Match the color of the beanie to the rest of the outfit. Stick with the shades of blue and black; they are both perfect for cold seasons.
↓ 16. Travel Outfit
A beanie is a good addition to your road trip outfit, especially if you plan on doing camping and hiking this winter or fall. This style looks better with a minimal color choice. In this case, you can see that earth tones coordinate well with shades of blues. Try them and see for yourself. If you’re planning a road trip soon, don’t forget to check out these Ideas on What to Wear for a Road Trip.
↓ 15 – How to Wear a Beanie with a Jacket
Do you know what makes a dude stand out? It’s the way he carries himself. If you don’t know what looks good on you and what doesn’t, you often end up making fashion blunders. When wearing a beanie, go for one that is in contrast with your clothes and goes with your face cut and hair type. In my opinions, beanies always look good with bomber jackts so do check out these Outfits with Bomber Jackets.
↓ 14 – Types of Beanies for Guys
There are several kinds of beanies for men. The trendiest ones these days include Cuff Beanies that have extra knitted material at the bottom. Bobble hats look childlike yet hip and cool and tight Hipster beanies, also called Fisherman beanies. Then there are High Top beanies that are worn more to impress than to keep warm, and not forget Slouch Beanies that have a protruding top that’s supposed to hang. All these types look very snazzy.
↓ 13 – How to Wear a Pom Beanie for Guys
A pom pom beanie is worn covering the ears but high on the forehead. This way, it makes one comfy in the winters and looks steezy as well. Comfort, along with style, is a combination that can never go wrong.
↓ 12 – How to Wear a Slouchy Beanie for Guys
Slouchy beanies are, without any doubt, the most bonzer of the contemporary fashion of our era. Worn above the ears and high on the forehead, with the top of the material hanging. These give you a classy, laid back look that is a total heart winner.
↓ 11 – How to Wear a Beanie without it Falling Off
If you select a beanie type that fits your head, fret not. It will not fall off. If you still aren’t able to make it stay at its place, adjust your hair to make it stick. If nothing works, you can sneak into the washroom now and then to set it right!
↓ 10 – How to Wear a Beanie with Headphones
Don’t worry about looking like a fool when wearing headphones with a beanie. Because as long as you have an air of confidence and do not behave in a silly manner, you will look dapper. You can wear the headphones over the beanie or wear the beanie above your ears and put on the headphones together with it.
↓ 9 – How to Wear a Beanie with Glasses
If you think that your sight glasses will somehow act as an obstacle between you and a beanie-clad, fly look, then you are fortunately wrong. You can rock a beanie even if your eyesight is weak.
↓ 8 – Beanie with Sunglasses
When done right, you can pull off any style, and a beanie cap along with sunshades isn’t the least of them. It looks very modish, especially if you pair the look with ripped jeans! Check out these amazing Men Outfits with Hats – 15 Ways to Wear Different Hats Fashionably
↓ 7 – Beanie with Long Hair
If you have long hair, the beanie will suit you even more. After all, long hair on men is in vogue these days. A Slim fit beanie will compliment your long locks like no other.
↓ 6 – Styling a Beanie with Short Hair
If you have short, trimmed hair, then your best option would be a tight beanie. A loose fit beanie like a slouchy beanie can make your head look smaller in comparison as you don’t have the voluminous hair to balance it. Here are some Disconnected Undercut Hairstyles For Men.
↓ 5 – Beanie with Curly Hair
Curly hair plus beanie is equaled to a charming look that never fails to captivate. A slouchy beanie will give you an I-woke-up-looking-this-hot appearance.
↓ 4 – How to Wear a Beanie with Bangs
If you have those silky, straight bangs falling over your eyes and you want to combine that look with a loose beanie, go ahead! Wear it over your ears but high up on your forehead and see the heads turn.
↓ 3 – Beanie with Denim Shirt
If your hair is the frizzy type or the beanie ruins it, you can always gel it up. This way, when you take off the beanie, your hairstyle will be in place. Wear it a little upon the forehead and low by the ears to make sure people get a look at your spiffy hairstyle as well! Here are some awesome Denim Jackets Outfits For Men.
↓ 2 – How to Wear a Beanie in the Summer
Wearing a beanie in summers might not go in your favor unless you are a trendsetter everyone follows. And even then, it can get messy. You see, wearing a beanie in the warm weather is like wearing shorts when it’s snowing outside, and that is something that you don’t do. Even if you do, you’ll need to follow a professional style guide for that which hasn’t even yet been written.
1 – Street Style Look in a Beanie Hat
Sometimes, it is not about fashion; it’s about style. And there is a huge difference between the two terms. If you add up your own spice to an accessory and carry it in your own natural style, then there’s no stopping you from capturing hearts everywhere you head. But let’s not be overconfident and stay within the boundaries of basic sense for that.
John Vincent studied Communication Arts in the Philippines.
He is a fan of superheroes; that’s why he loves the American series Smallville. He spends his spare time watching Arrowverse TV shows and MCU movies.
He pays attention to all things aesthetic. He’s a book-lover as well. And ever since, writing has been his best companion to express his feelings and thoughts.
He believes that fashion is one of the most creative ways of self-expression. He gets most of his style inspiration from Instagram models and screen personalities like Jordan Elsass, Noah Schnapp, and Johnny Orlando.