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Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap - Ultimate Guide

Nantong Foremost Garments & Accessories Co., Ltd. Updated Feb. 25,2022

If you want to sell more baseball caps, knowledge of baseball caps is necessary. In this article, you will know all kinds of knowledge about baseball caps.

What is a baseball cap

a tightly fitting hat, originally worn by baseball players, with a long flat piece at the front to protect the eyes from the sun.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

The origin of baseball caps

Baseball cap originated from baseball sports, which was first popular in the United States. During baseball games, players wear baseball caps to block the sun. Thus in order to support their favorite teams or stars, many fans will wear the hats of their favorite teams.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

Classification of baseball caps?

1. Five and six panels

The top of the baseball cap is generally composed of 5 or 6 pieces, so the baseball cap is also called a 5 panel cap or 6 panel cap .

The front piece of the five-piece cap is a whole piece, which opens from the top to the 1/3 position. Therefore,it can embroidery or print logo easier.And the quality is more assured.

The 6 panel cap is that the left front piece and the right front piece are sewn together. There is not much difference between the two.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

2. Curved tongue and flat tongue

There is a plastic PE board in the visor of the baseball cap, which is divided into two types: curved tongue and flat tongue. These are two completely different hat styles or hat styles.

Whether the visor is bent or not has changed the shape of the hat.  The curved tongue and the flat tongue are not only different in curvature, but also different in shape, some are round, some are square.

Flat tongue baseball cap, also called snapback or fitted cap. A flat tongue, as the name suggests, is a completely tiled shape. This kind of hat is very stylish. Wearing it on the head is like wearing a suit. The hat and clothes bring out the temperament of a person. Usually this kind of hat is made of medium or medium-thick fabric with a hard lining on the front, and it is not comfortable to wear on the head.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

In the United States, most people choose a closed flat brim cap, also a flat brim fitted cap. Since one hat has one size, usually there are corresponding size caps from 56cm - 64cm. That's why NE sticks the size sticker on the middle of the visor to make it easier for consumers to buy. Find your size first, then wear it on your head to feel the tightness.

The flat tongue cap also has an adjustable back button. This cap is called snapback.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

The last one is curved tongue baseball cap, which is common. Baseball caps are mostly one size fits all, with a variety of buckles at the back to change the hat design. The general size is suitable for 56 - 59cm.

3. Hard top and soft top (no lining)

Some baseball caps or flat tongue caps will fit the lining on the front. Interlining is a kind of composite fabric, such as suits or shirts, which are used in the neckline and cuffs. The most common one used in hats is the front lining. Different fabrics are matched with different soft and hard interlinings. Hard-lined hats, also known as hard tops by netizens. The hard top baseball cap is suitable for teenager, fashion and stylish.

The front piece of dad hat is not lined (unlined) or suspended lining. Netizens also named it soft top. This hat is a versatile style and is often used with sweatshirts and jeans. If you are in middle age, this one fits well.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

4. Trucker hat

It is a version of a baseball cap, most of which are hard lined. The last four pieces must be hard nets. Most of them have adjustable buckle, such as plastic buckle,metal buckle,one cap fits all size.In summer, it is more comfortable and breathable.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

Material of baseball cap

1. Cotton

Cotton can be said to be the best choice in summer, with strong breathability and soft texture without feeling sultry.It fits the head better.

The cotton hat feels very good, and is comfortable to wear. Pure cotton hats have better sweat absorption, because pure cotton has better moisture absorption. Under normal circumstances, pure cotton can absorb moisture into the surrounding atmosphere, and its moisture content is about 8-10%, so it can contact people's scalp more closely, making people feel comfortable and soft, and not very stiff.

2. Denim

Denim material is known for being durable and wear-resistant. At the same time, the baseball cap made of denim has a unique casual atmosphere in appearance.

The denim material has a strong texture and can keep the original shape of the baseball cap. It will also give you a unique freshness.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

Parts of baseball caps

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap

How to choose baseball cap?

Fits your head shape perfectly: The hat is the right size, looks pleasing to the eye, and doesn't wear a baseball cap as a building helmet;

Pick the right color and style: The colors should not be too jumpy and the materials should not be obtrusive;

Understand the spirit and focus on craftsmanship: A least know what the logo on the hat means, and avoid wearing fakes with inferior "Balencaga" and "Superme" printed on the market.

Everthing You Want To Know About Baseball Cap


The size is divided into two categories: adults and children. The inner diameter of the adult size is between 56cm and 58cm, and the inner diameter of the children's size is between 42-54. There will be an error of plus or minus 0.5 in the size of the hat. The head and tail of the hat can basically be adjusted.

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