How to Pack Hats for Moving

How to Pack Hats for Moving?

While packing the fragile items carefully while relocating, we often forget the little items in your house that also requires special care while packing and your hats are one of them. While packing belongings people tend to do many mistakes and one of them is packing your hats in your suitcase or bag with other clothing. This can damage your expensive floppy or derby hats. So, it is important to pack them with care in the right way for moving. Let’s see how can you safely pack and move your hat with your other belongings.

Hats that pack well

Before you start packing your hats, know about the materials of hats that pack well.

  • Raffia
  • Cotton
  • Polyester
  • Nylon
  • Paper
  • Soft Straw
  • Soft Felt or Wool

These are the materials of the hats that can be easily packed for moving. But at the same time there are few types of hats that can put you in big troubles as it can consume lots of time and spaces too. So, here are the types of the hats that you should not pack.

Hats that you should not pack

Harder or more brittle straw hats can crack during transit if they are not packed or protected properly and also no steaming or shaping can help them. The hats that you should pack include Panama hats. Well, it is a general rule, if you have rigid or hard-soft straw or felt hats then, you must avoid packing the hats without proper hatbox. Big trim track hats or other expensive fancy hats should be either shipped earlier or must have packed in hatbox.

Methods of packing hats

As we have already discussed that which type of hats are good to pack or which can be damaged while packing and shifting. Now, we will go to the packing method that will help you to pack your hats. Always remember that different types of hats require different packing methods you cannot pack all the types of shapes and materials by using same tricks or techniques.

So, here are the best hat packing methods that will help you to pack your hats correctly and you will move them safely without breaking or damaging them.

Fold in half or taco style

If we talk about raffia hat then, you can fold it into half with the brim up. This way it will be folded in the classing taco shape. You will be able to pack it easily in your suitcase. There will be no damages except some creases as you have folded the hats. But, you can bring back the hat into its original shape by using your finger in few minutes and it will look same good as new.

Stuff the crown with socks and packing around

As you are packing your hats in your suitcase while moving so, you can use the crown of the hat by stuffing it with our socks, underwear or rolled up T-shirts. You can either place the hat brim down or crown down it’s up to you then, packing around it. If you are confused with how to place the hat in the suitcase with brim down or crown down then, you should consider the original shape of the hat.

By following these two methods you can pack your hat in a suitcase and move it safely. As you have packed your belongings what next step you should do is to call the packers and movers agency to transport all your packed items safely and securely to the desired location.

Packers and Movers Tips and Checklist

Tips on Moving with Kids Unpacking Tips Residential Moving Tips
Fragile Items Packing Tips Choosing a Mover Benefits of Hiring Movers
A Night Before Move Pre-packing Checklist Moving Day Checklist
Pre-moving Tips How to Pack and Move Your Air Conditioner Learn How to Pack Non-Breakable Kitchen Items
How to Pack Your Child's Toys and Books Packing Tips Plants Moving Tips
Moving Guide Packing Guide for Washing Machine Tips to Pack and Move Big Electrical Appliances
Office Shifting Tips Money Saving Moving Tips Moving Checklist
How to Pack Your Armoires Safely Learn How to Pack Food When Moving Learn How to Pack Kitchen Breakable Items
How to Pack Small Home Appliances How to Care for Your Plants During Relocation How to Pack a Big Screen TV For Moving
How to Safely Pack Plates, Saucer and Flat China for Moving? How to Safely Pack and Move Your Artwork? How to Make Books Ship-ready?
Learn How to Pack Lamps for Moving How to Pack Paintings for Moving Quick Clothing Packing Methods
Learn How to Pack TV with Less Than 30” Screen Tips and tricks To Pack & Move Your Beds Tips To Pack and Ship Computers Safely
Learn How to Pack Refrigerator for Moving How to Pack Sculptures for Safe Relocation? How to Pack Hats for Moving?
How to Pack Stove for Moving? How to Pack Your CDs, DVDs and Software Discs?  

Frequently Asked Questions

How to book Packers and Movers service from

Booking packers and movers service with us is easy and simple. You can book the required service through our portal using a simple enquiry form at this website. Fill the query form correctly with required details and send it online. We will provide you free estimate from verified moving professionals so that you can compare the quotes and grab the best deal. You can also call us at our Toll-free number -1800 11 6878 or mobile number - 9911918545. Alternatively, you can also write to us at

How many moving quotes can I request?

With us, you can request 3 quotes from different packers and movers companies. Generally, we provide you free moving estimates from top 3 movers and packers companies to compare and save money on choosing the best-suited one.

Are your member packers and movers credible?

Absolutely YES. All our member packers and movers are licensed, experienced, reputed, trusted, credible, and competent. We review them thoroughly before associating ourselves with them. We associate with only those moving companies that are licensed and competent. We are committed to bring you the best relocation services that you deserve.

What are various services provided by your member moving companies?

Our member moving companies provide a wide range of relocation services. Major services provided by us include household shifting services, office relocation services, commercial goods shifting services, goods insurance coverage services, warehousing services, pets & plants moving services, car transportation services, and bike transportation services. Right from packing services, loading services, unloading services to unpacking services, you can avail it all. With this, you can also approach us for, AC installation services, AC uninstallation services, RO installation services, RO uninstallation services and assembling and disassembling of electrical appliances. So, once you have hired our referred packers and movers, you will get the best local shifting services, domestic shifting services, international shifting services and one city to another city shifting services. You just name any service related to moving and we’ll be right there for you.

Do your packers and movers also offer warehousing and storage services?

Yes, they also offer warehousing and storage services but you have to pay extra charges for such specific services.

What is the responsibility and role of packers and movers?

Professional packers and movers have many responsibilities when it comes to execute your move from one place to another. They provide full assistance in the entire operation of the shifting process in order to give you the best relocating experience along with peace of mind. They have the responsibility to pack all your belongings safely and transfer them all to your destination on time without causing any damages in transit.

Will I have to pay money for a pre-move survey?

Our member packers and movers companies do not charge for conducting the pre-move survey. It is absolutely free! Additionally, there is no obligation to hire the service with a moving company that conducts pre-move survey.

Do you guarantee on-time delivery moving services?

Yes, we guarantee on-time delivery of your goods at the destination. In case, there is any accident or mishap which delays the delivery, we will keep you fully updated of the same. So, you don’t have to worry about the on-time delivery at all.

Why should I trust this portal to book the best Packers and Movers service?

There are numerous professional packers and movers in different cities and towns of India to choose from. You can plan your move with anyone. But, hiring the right one with us will give you a peace of mind. You will avail free and no-obligation quotes from us. Also, you will get the quotes from verified movers and packers who are licensed, experienced, insured, reputed, and competent.


Experience the fastest and smartest way to get connected with pre-verified relocation experts. Get free moving quotes instantly from verified movers on services like packers & movers, car transport & warehousing.


Speak to us our Toll Free No.:

1800 11 6878

Download Moving Solutions App

Moving Solutions Partner App

Packers and Movers Moving Solutions