Celebrities and fashion influencers are loving this fun (and 100% statement-making) accessory.
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In our opinion, the best winter fashion trends are ones that are as practical as they are cute. It's the reason we've already hopped on board with jellyfishing (aka pairing a bulky coat with slim-fitting bottoms) and continue to complete our looks with a neutral pair of Uggs. It's also why we're currently contemplating investing in a muppet hat, an elaborate, whimsical design that reminds us of those fuzzy puppets we loved as children. Aside from counting celebrities like Emily Ratajkowski and Rihanna as fans, this borderline-outrageous accessory acts a quick statement piece and will no doubt work to keep us warm through the rest of the season.

The Muppet Hat Trend Is the Latest Outrageous '90s Revival
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Of course, the faux-fur bucket hat isn't really a new discovery. The trend tends to pop up every few decades and even had a moment during the 1990s. Pamela Anderson, for instance, wore a large pink version to the '99 MTV Video Music Awards, while Jay Kay from Jamiroquai rocked one in the music video for 1996's "Virtual Insanity."

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Also, in a case of perfect timing, Lady Gaga wore multiple fuzzy hats as Patrizia Reggiani in the movie House of Gucci. Her '80s ski-glam outfits left us feeling inspired, tempting us to add similar headgear to our own collection.

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Although these muppet hats may seem a little over-the-top, models, actresses, and influencers are proving they can be quite versatile, dressing them up and down. Ahead, check out a few ideas for how to wear this bold little extra, then scoop up one for yourself.

Amp Up a Dark Outfit

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Emily Ratajkowski stepped out wearing all black (save for that sneaky pop of blue), but her animal-print muppet hat helped to make her outfit feel special.

Balance Out a Bold Design

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Alternatively, the model used a similar Emma Brewin style in black to help tone down a wild zebra-on-zebra look.

With a T-Shirt and Jeans

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Leave it to Rihanna to find the perfect — and low-effort! — way to spice up a simple ensemble. A fuzzy hat will never fail to add an element of fun.

With Bulky Layers

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As Gigi Hadid proves, this voluminous hat with pair perfectly with all your winter essentials, such as an oversized coat.

Monochromatic

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Hailey Bieber went with a theme when rocking her yellow muppet hat, matching it to her yellow suit and shirt.

Dressed Up

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Imaan Hammam's leather dress and knee-high boots were elevated and fancy on their own, but her wine-colored fuzzy hat gave her outfit a casual spin — and added a welcome pop.

With Staples

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A printed muppet hat will instantly add flair to the pieces that are already in your wardrobe, and will no doubt take even the most "meh" items up a notch.

Eclectic

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Of course, there's no shame in going all-out, either. Commit to the over-the-top nature of this accessory and pair it with other elaborate pieces, such as beaded necklaces and leopard tops.

Colorblocking

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If you're unsure how to style a bright muppet hat, stick to a theme and pair it with items from the same color family, then add a contrasting piece or two to liven up the look.

Adrienne Landau Faux Fur Bucket Hat

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Shop now: $70; shopbop.com

Urban Outfitters Roxxi Faux Fur Bucket Hat

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Shop now: $29; urbanoutfitters.com

Emma Brewin Pistachio Bucket

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Shop now: $426; emmabrewin.com

ASOS DESIGN Faux Fur Roll Back Bucket Hat in Leopard Print

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Shop now: $21 (Originally $27); asos.com

BP. Furry Bucket Hat

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Shop now: $12 (Originally $15); nordstrom.com

Stand Studio Wera Buffalo Check Faux Fur Bucket Hat

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Shop now: $75; nordstrom.com

Nasty Gal Faux Fur Short Brim Bucket Hat

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Shop now: $8 (Originally $24); nastygal.com