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The best baby and toddler sunhats for summer 2019

Section: Kids' Fashion

Whether you’re jetting off abroad on your first family holiday or packing for that long-awaited staycation, a baby sunhat is an important purchase to keep your little one safe in the sun.

From baby sunhats with UV protection to those with chin straps to make sure they stay in place, we’ve summed up our top market picks here:

Best summer hats for babies and toddlers:

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1) Peppa Pig sunhat, £8.50, mothercare.com 

Not only will this keep your little one’s head and neck protected, we’ve got a feeling they won’t mind wearing this one once they see Peppa…
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2) Frayed straw sun hat, £10.99, Zara Kids

There is nothing cuter than a little one in a summery straw hat. if you’re with us, this adorable option from Zara is a cute choice this summer.
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3) Liewood Gorm Sun Hat in Mustard, £20.95, Scandiborn

The only thing cuter than a baby sun hat is a baby sun hat with ears. This design has a longer back to protect your baby's neck from sun rays. 
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4) Woven Bonnet, £16, Boden 

Not just a pretty design, this sunshine-yellow baby bonnet keeps your little one's face shaded from the sunlight. The chin fastening keeps the hat nice and secure. We love. 

 
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5) Sun hat with UPF 50, £5.99, H&M 

An adorable sun hat with ties around the chin to keep your baby cool and protected all day long. 
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6) The Cub, £25, littlehotdogwatson.com 

A soft cotton hat that protects your tots head, neck and ears, we love the reversible camo print on the neck protector, and (of course) the ears on the top of the hat! The only downside, they don’t make them in adult size!
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7) Boys' flap hap, £12, Jojo Maman Bebe

With UPF 50+ protection, you can rest assured your little one is fully protected with this cute sunhat from JoJo Maman Bebe.
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8) Stripe Sun Reversible Hat, £7.50, John Lewis

This cute little hat is made from hard wearing cotton, that will stand the test of time no matter how many times a day it is thrown from the pushchair! The cute design looks adorable and has a clever circular brim to keep the sun out of your little one’s eyes.
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9) Cotton bucket hat, £15.99, Amazon

The nifty drawstring means it will fit your tot well and last them longer. We love the funky anchor design!

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Alongside her role as the Digital Editor at Mother&Baby, Aimee runs the #mumtribe Facebook group and leads the M&B Awards content strategy.


Winner of Immediate Media Award for 'Magazine Journalist of the Year 2016. Her hobbies include truffle mac and cheese, Class Pass and relentlessly checking (and scolding!) the weather app.

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