Are Bucket Hats The Latest Obsession? Bollywood Celebrities Love Them!

Bollywood celebrities who love bucket hats and will make you want to go get one.

Published On Mar 03, 2023 | Updated On Mar 08, 2024


Bell-bottomed pants, chunky footwear and bucket hats - are we back in the 1990s? Seems like we just might be. What started as a fashion trend in the 1990s is making a reappearance in 2023, specifically bucket hats. It’s not just the cottagecore fashion influencers; Bollywood celebrities are doing it too! It’s time to revamp your wardrobe and incorporate this chic trend that has taken over the world again.

Bollywood is one of the first spaces in India to popularise a trend. Be it lehengas, the suits and now even the bucket hats, it inspires it all. The 2020s saw a rise in Bollywood celebrities sporting chic bucket hats. And it’s not just the ladies. These are the five Bollywood celebrities who have inspired some quirky looks with their bucket caps.

The young trailblazer has broken glass ceilings over the last decade. She overcame hurdles and was seen performing so many powerful roles that took the audience by storm. 2023 saw her take on the role of a parent to Raha and needless to say, she is nailing that just as gracefully. She elegantly pulled off a bucket hat here for Eda-mama, a kidswear brand that she founded. Paired with light, flowy summer co-ords it creates a comfortably chic beach look. She also opted for floral patterns for her outfit giving it a chic look.

Whatever the trend might be, Ranveer Singh is always one to give it a quirky edge. Only he can be trusted to pull off this casual, hip look with a Gucci bucket hat. The master of offbeat fashion trends takes it a notch higher with his chunky tinted sunglasses and a comfortable baggy sweatshirt. Look up to him if you want style inspirations to sport bucket hats for men. Notice how elegantly the contrasting colours complement each other to retain uniformity?

She might be a newcomer but Janvhi Kapoor is already redefining Bollywood with her delightful movies. The Dhadak star was seen sporting a dainty white bucket hat on her recent trip to the Maldives. She pulled it off with exquisite swimwear creating that cosy beach vacation vibe. The ripped edges and the intricate pale detailing add a luxe charm amping up her casual look. Trust her to raise the bar for a Maldives vacation, right?

Ananya Panday is the girl next door that Bollywood needed. She might not have had a grand entry into the world of acting, but she really left a mark with Gehrayiaan. In this picture, she’s gracefully pulling off a casual look by contrasting a blue bucket hat with a white t-shirt. The denim really emphasises her outfit without taking its minimalistic look away. Bucket hats for women never looked better!

Ishaan Khatter has been taking the internet by storm with his charming photos and casual simplicity. Confused about bucket hat styles? Check this post-workout snap where he’s seamlessly making a style statement with a violet bucket hat. Who even needs a t-shirt when you can pull off a look like that? I guess we are setting new standards for men’s fashion trends.

Everyone loves Masaba for how she has redefined fashion and claimed a space for herself in the industry. She is blatantly herself and she pulls it off with grace and poise. An in-house creation, Masaba is seen matching her bucket hat with a cute flowy green top. The contrasting colours give it a dainty spin while the denim helps keep it casual. Why wouldn’t anyone want this fit in their wardrobe?

The famed actress from Gunjan Saxena, Shanaya Kapoor gave us outfit goals on her vacation in Paris. She took a step away from the typical flowy jackets, beige tones and fuzzy boots. In this picture, she’s seen sporting a leather outfit in regal green, complemented with a fuzzy bucket hat. The black accessory really brings it all together, doesn’t it?

Hina Khan really knows how to pull off her glam ensemble. The Indian television star has nailed her looks on various magazine covers and earned a fan following for herself. While we definitely love her better in a Beanie hat, you cannot deny the fact that she’s really pulling off this hip look! The dark green bucket hat pairs well with the white co-ord set to create a fun, casual Sunday look. Top it off with sunglasses and some chunky footwear for the perfect outfit of the day!

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