Snoopy Hat by Simon Simple

Vintage Peanuts Snoopy Hat Cap Curse you red Baron Button pin badge 1966 – $92. Find it on eBay (affiliate link).

Do you think the seller would have raised her price if she knew Twiggy once wore a hat of this design? See the photo on Pinterest. This particular Snoopy Hat by Simon Simple is very strange. I love hats, but I can’t imagine wearing this one! Perhaps I just don’t understand the world of high fashion.

What I do understand is the world of Peanuts collecting. As a hat fancier, I also keep a close eye on the world of Peanuts novelty hats. Simon Simple has some of the oddest of the bunch. I have two of these same hats, each with a different pin-back button. The hats were first produced in 1970. All the pinback buttons I’ve seen on this particular hat have a Flying Ace theme to them. As the seller points out, it’s harder to find these with the pinback button. However, it’s also easy to replace the pinback button since they were available separately. While having the original is nice, it doesn’t make or break the piece in most cases unless the pinback button was unique to that particular piece. Replacement of the pinback would be around $5-15.

Like most old things, the whiteness of this hat has faded to yellow over time. One reason I shy away from paying too much for white items is the inevitable yellowing. Unfortunately, the yellowing probably can’t be removed with cleaning and not affecting the black felt pieces. One other condition consideration with items that have pinback buttons is rust. The pinbacks buttons can leave indelible spots where the pin leaves a rusty stain. When possible, I remove the pinback and store it with the item in a small zippered bag to prevent possible future damage.

The two Snoopy Hats by Simon Simple I bought totaled $38. I was able to get a deal since they were from the same seller. I could see paying around $20-$40 for this hat depending on condition and completeness. It was worn by Twiggy after all!

More to Explore! Shop out our online store for related Peanuts Accessories products and help support this site. Plus, discover more Peanuts Avon Collectibles in our online collection gallery.

Finds from eBay:

Uncover Snoopy Simon Simple treasures at eBay and help support CollectPeanuts.com. Thank you! Learn more...

  1. $189.85
    End Date: Sunday Jun-25-2017 21:31:10 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $189.85
    Buy It Now | Add to watch list
    RARE Vintage 1969-70's SIMON SIMPLE Peanuts Snoopy Woodstock Pinback Holy Grail
  2. $9.95 (0 Bids)
    End Date: Sunday May-28-2017 18:19:12 PDT
    Bid now | Add to watch list
    P305. Vintage: Lot of 3: SNOOPY PINS Tennis, Desert, Dancing Simon Simple 1960s[
  3. $7.99 (0 Bids)
    End Date: Monday May-29-2017 11:34:21 PDT
    Bid now | Add to watch list
    Snoopy Peanuts Gang Simple Simon Burlap Felt Applique Bulletin Board 1972 Look
  4. $7.99 (0 Bids)
    End Date: Monday May-29-2017 11:34:21 PDT
    Bid now | Add to watch list
    Snoopy Peanuts Simple Simon Burlap Felt Applique Bulletin Board 72' Happy Dance
  5. $9.99 (0 Bids)
    End Date: Monday May-29-2017 11:34:21 PDT
    Bid now | Add to watch list
    Snoopy Peanuts Gang Simple Simon Burlap Felt Applique Bulletin Board 1972 Mint
  6. $48.99
    End Date: Monday Jun-5-2017 21:03:10 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $48.99
    Buy It Now | Add to watch list
    PEANUTS Snoopy Simon Simple Vintage 1971 Pajama Bag RARE!
  7. $28.99
    End Date: Tuesday May-30-2017 17:24:31 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $28.99
    Buy It Now | Add to watch list
    Simon Simple Peanuts Snoopy and Woodstock In A Classroom Book Bag
  8. $10.00
    End Date: Tuesday Jun-6-2017 7:34:11 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $10.00
    Buy It Now | Add to watch list
    Vintage K & M Company/ Simon Simple Originals Snoopy & Woodstock Folder
  9. $15.00
    End Date: Sunday Jun-4-2017 8:41:33 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $15.00
    Buy It Now | Add to watch list
    Vintage Simon Simple Snoopy/ Linus Felt Beanbag Plush
  10. $88.75
    End Date: Friday Jun-16-2017 9:57:23 PDT
    Buy It Now for only: $88.75
    Buy It Now | Add to watch list
    Rare 1966 Peanuts Snoopy Sopwith Camel Red Childs Hat Simon Simple Schultz 1960s