Attendees of this year's Republican and Democratic national conventions sported a wide variety of hats, such as the stuffed elephant adorning this man's head. Here are some others:
This woman is wearing a hijab festooned with the American flag during the second session of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C.
A Republican National Convention delegate wears a fuzzy pink cowboy hat adorned with tea bags in reference to the tea party.
A DNC convention-goer watches the second session of the convention on Sept. 5.
An RNC attendee sports a cowboy hat with a stuffed toy bear head and a message.
A DNC convention-goer sports a stuffed toy donkey, a symbol of the Democratic Party, on her cap.
Alternate RNC delegates from Maine wear white hats and place clothespins on their noses in protest against new Republican party rules that will affect the impact of grassroots movements.
A supporter of President Barack Obama wears a mask with his image while waving U.S. flags through uptown Charlotte.
Lisa Ritchie, from Kansas, wears a witch costume in reference to the movie "The Wizard of Oz" during the Republican National Convention.
A boy wears a yarmulke supporting Obama during the second session of the Democratic National Convention.
An RNC delegate from Georgia sports a hat covered in political buttons as she speaks on her cellphone.
A DNC delegate wears a hat decked out with campaign buttons.
Kansas delegate Randy Duncan wears a hat during the RNC paying homage to the University of Kansas jayhawks.
A delegate sports a hat with a badge of Obama near the site of the Democratic National Convention.
A man on the floor of the RNC wears a hat made of beer boxes.
This delegate wears a hat with campaign buttons and ornaments during the second session of the Democratic National Convention.
Ohio RNC delegate Ranae Lentz adorned her hat with an elephant, American flags and a button reading "Buckeyes for Romney."
A delegate wearing a decorated Cheesehead hat attends the second session of the DNC.
RNC attendee Jack McNeil waits for the start of the the convention wearing a simple baseball cap displaying the symbol of the Republican Party.
A DNC delegate sports a hat popular in 18th century New England featuring a photo of former President Bill Clinton.
These RNC delegates from West Virginia wear hard hats adorned with a plethora of stickers.
A DNC delegate from Colorado wears a patriotic cowboy hat.
A Cheesehead was also spotted on the floor of the Republican National Convention.
A delegate wearing a festive beret stands on the floor of the Democratic National Convention.
A Mitt Romney supporter wears a wide-brimmed red, white and blue canvas hat while wearing to nominate the GOP candidate for the presidency.