Traditional http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/1-Jcrew_0.jpg 29196

$34.99, by J.Crew, at JCrew.com

Simply adorable, this beanie screams seasonal fun without being over the top. Ideal when drinking hot cider after a snowball fight.

Punk http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/2-Topman_0.jpg 29195

$40, by Topman, at US.Topman.com

Skulls on a Fair Isle pattern, and a pom-pom too? The Brits at Topman go all out for this collaboration with Sibling, and there's nothing wrong with that — their beanie even machine washable!

Minimalist http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/3-APC_0.jpg 29194

$66.50, by A.P.C., at USonline.APC.fr

Whether you're in the holiday spirit or not, a basic winter hat is a must-have. A.P.C. does neutrals right: This camel wool beanie is understatedly sophisticated.

Ultra-Soft http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/4-Bickley.jpg 29193

$60, by Bickley + Mitchell, at Nordstrom.com

The most traditional beanie on this list and probably the coziest. Bickely + Mitchell can do no wrong with a merino-cashmere combo in indigo blue, both homey and trendy.

Snowflake http://www.out.com/sites/out.com/files/imagecache/slide-image-white/5-RL.jpg 29192

$125, by Polo Ralph Lauren, at RalphLauren.com

Pom-pom are decidedly in! This Polo Ralph Lauren hat boasts a warm blend of alpaca and wool — oh, and festive snowflakes, too.

$34.99, by J.Crew, at JCrew.com

Simply adorable, this beanie screams seasonal fun without being over the top. Ideal when drinking hot cider after a snowball fight.