Cool Men's Winter HatsUnless you're an extreme mountain climber or an average Minnesotan, choosing the right winter hat isn't a life-or-death decision. But a poor choice can doom you to a winter of having subzero appeal to women … not to mention frozen ears. That being said, it's worth putting some time and thought into what type of winter hat you opt to wear. In fact, much like pairs of shoes, it wouldn't hurt to own more than one for different situations. So whether you simply want to match up your hat with what you're wearing or merely keep your head cozy without looking like an inbred burglar, we've got a hat for you.
Carhartt Men's Fleece 2-In-1 ($13 @ Amazon.com) Great for chores in the outdoors. Wow, that rhyme was unexpected. Anyway, the pull-down face mask makes for stellar coverage when needed and can be slid out of the way when not. The lightweight hat is 100 percent polyester fleece and will keep your face from freezing off even in the most frigid temps.
Helly Hansen Oslo Beanie ($20 @ Amazon.com) Shredding snow, hitting the lodge, or launching snowballs at pip-squeaks, The Oslo Beanie from Helly Hansen fits the bill. This 100 percent acrylic beanie is double-layered with an extra high rib, offering your ears more coverage from Old Man Winter's gnarly breath. Plus the pom-poms add a twist to this classic style, making you look obnoxiously cheerful and energetic — which may or may not be a result of the