One could call our PU Band Flannel Cap a hybrid of a sort. Upon skimming the hat, it looks like a newsboy hat. However, a closer look will reveal that its crown has a concaved crown similar to that of a fedora hat. This allows for the three-finger pinch to be utilized for picking up and putting on the hat.
The three-finger pinch is when you grab the frontal tip of your hat with your thumb, index, and middle finger. It similar to grabbing a pinch of salt as well, on an unrelated note. PU stands for polyurethane, which is a form of plastic. Therefore, the band is faux-leather.