The classic French beret is a soft, round cap, most commonly made of wool, with a flat crown and leather or silk band. Berets, what began as a French fashion must in the 19th Century has made its way into cultures around the world in both the high fashion and casual attire, as well as the military scene.

This style of mens hats is often seen as the most commonly worn hat today, as a vast number of military and police units worldwide wear berets for ceremonies and presentations, from the US Army Special Forces and ROTC to the Afghan National Army and Russian Airborne Troops of VDV.

As far as fashion is concerned, brands like Kangol hats have really increased beret popularity among men and women. Kangol hats took traditional French berets and updated them with a modern twist. Follow the latest trends as you adorn your outfit with a stylish beret hat.

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