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Hats provide fashion and function for both men and women. As the weather gets chilly, a hat helps you to stay warm and is a great accessory for your cool weather outfit. From ball caps to fedoras, chances are there is a hat to suit your taste and needs. If you’re going to be out and about this season and need a great hat to complete your look and offer you some protection from the elements, look no further than these great stores in Pittsburgh to find a hat that’s just right.

249 5th Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
(412) 471-5727

If you are going for an upscale look, Larrimor’s has the perfect hat selection for you. At their new location at One PNC Plaza, Larrimor’s offers an array of men’s hats for casual and business wear as well as designer ball caps. If you need help putting your look together, Larrimor’s offers personal shoppers to help you every step of the way. If you’re not sure where to start, you can set up a closet consultation to find a wardrobe (hat included) that will work for your style preferences.

Hey Betty
5890 Ellsworth Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15232
(412) 363-0999

Located in Shadyside, Hey Betty offers vintage clothing and accessories. What better way to complete your vintage look than with a hat? Hey Betty has a large selection of styles at its Shadyside store, but if you are looking for a special item, just ask. There is much more inventory available than is displayed. Hey Betty is a great place to spend the afternoon shopping with friends to find a unique hat and the outfit to go with it.

The Pittsburgh Fan
206 Federal St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
(412) 697-2461

Located next to PNC park, The Pittsburgh Fan has a variety of hats to wear on game-day weekends. At the Pittsburgh Fan, you can find ball caps as well as winter and casual hats with Pirate, Penguin and Steeler logos. Match them to your favorite jersey to wear to the game, or wear them with your favorite casual outfit. You can never show too much Pittsburgh Pride. A hat from the Pittsburgh Fan also makes a great gift for friends who have moved out of town.

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Willi’s Ski and Snowboard Shop
3738 Library Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15234
(412) 881-5660

With locations in the South Hills, North Hills, Monroeville and Seven Springs, Willis not only has great ski and snowboarding equipment, but it is also the perfect place to find a fun winter hat. Whether you are looking to complete your look for the slopes or just for the cold Pittsburgh weather, you can find the perfect toboggan hat, ski cap or winter fleece hat to stay stylish and warm all winter.

Nancy’s Tea Room
428 N. Pittsburgh St.
Connellsville, PA 15425
(724) 628-0173

If you are looking for a fancy hat for a special occasion, Nancy’s Fancy Tea Room is a great place to try. Nancy makes unique fancy hats by hand and will even personalize one just for you. If you can see yourself in a large-brimmed hat complete with feathers, ribbons and other adornments, Nancy just might have the perfect hat for you. If you are looking for a great place to wear your new hat, try Nancy’s Fancy Tea Room, where such a hat will not look out of place.

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Jennifer Stockdale is a native of the greater Pittsburgh, PA area. She is a restaurant marketer and wine enthusiast and one of the hosts of the East Coast Wine Geeks Podcast. Her work can be found at