I'm a hat gal, and for Christmas I received a cobalt blue beanie, which I have yet to take off my head despite being a bit smurf like. A bright beanie is anything but basic and an inexpensive way to jazz up winter wardrobes. Since one of my new year's resolutions is to add more color into my closet, I plan on getting a neon orange beanie next for some additional pop.
If a neon hat isn't up your alley, you can always go for an extra thick, uber cool, knit beanie a la Miroslava Duma. This kind of cap fights some serious cold while working to convey your inner alternative kid.
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