How To Wear A Beanie With An Afro

Have you been looking for tips on how you can wear a beanie with an afro?

Afros can be stylish and wearing a beanie with them can be really practical.

The only downside to Afros is that they are a bit limiting; you can’t even wear some type of hat with them.

But since beanies are usually made of soft fabric, and they literally take the shape of anything they are put on, then you are in luck.

In this post, you will learn how you can wear a beanie with an Afro, and other related tips.

How To Wear A Beanie With An Afro

To wear a beanie with an Afro, you need to know that:

Wearing a beanie on an Afro can be stylish and practical but the best tip we can offer you is to always go for beanies that have more room, at least a size up, so that you can wear them without flattening your Afro.

Also, prepping and drying your afro properly before wearing a beanie on it can avoid any discomfort.

Read: Why Do Beanies Make My Forehead Itch

Moving on, to wear a beanie on an Afro, you need to hold the beanie with both hands and gently place it on your head.

Then start from your forehead and pull it down while making sure it covers your ears and sits comfortably on your afro without flattening it too much.

After that, you can go ahead and make some extra adjustments to suit your style; you can also decorate the beanie with your everyday accessories to complete your look.

Note: If the beanie is too tight, you can remove it and try to stretch the forehead area a bit to create more room, fluff your Afro, and wear the beanie back on.


And that is all there is to know about wearing beanies on Afros.

In summary, you can wear a beanie on an Afro, you just have to go for a size up so that it won’t flatten your hair or cause discomfort.

If you are not sure of your beanie size, you can measure your head with a measurement tape like this one*.