With just a few days between us and the official start of summer (woo-hoo!), every mom we know is scrambling for shade-casting hats that double as adorable photo-opp props. Here, some of our favorites.

1. The ridiculously cute sun bonnet.
Sassy Susu, $36 at susuandjohn.com

2. The ideal waterproof swim hat
Infant Swim Hat, $20 at coolibar.com

3. The quintessential bucket hat
Patagonia Baby Sun Bucket Hat, $25 at patagonia.com

4. The traditional tie-on sun hat—in great fabrics for girls and boys.
Angela Devine Sun Hat, $38 at tadashop.com

5. The affordable basic for boys
Twill Snap-Brim Sun Hat, $6 at oldnavy.com