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With the cooler months approaching, you are probably beginning to think about your winter vaca. A lady’s UV protective hat is perfect for those breezy days on your winter cruise this holiday season.Wide brim sun hatBucket sun hat for women

Even during the colder months, the sun's UV rays can be strong. Protecting your face is essential, and these Sunday Afternoon and Wallaroo sun hats offer 50 UPF, which is the maximum protection available. They also can be packed flat, making them the perfect thing to throw in your cruise bag! Beautiful colors are available to match your swimsuit and coverup.

Cowboy sun hat

While lounging around on a cruise ship, you’re normally outside for most of the day. Having a fashionable sun hat to wear is crucial and convenient. Sunscreen is still essential, but with a wide brimmed hat on, you won't need to apply as often.

Scrunchie wide brim hat

Not only are you protecting your skin from the damaging sun rays, you’re looking fabulous doing it!

Cruise on ladeis!

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