Thick Description: One we looked at was a standard black baseball cap. This cap blocks the sun from ones eyes due to the long front flap. It allows the person to see objects clearly while shading the person’s eyes and face from the sun. It also allows people to sport University of Kentucky around for the world to see. The black color however absorbs the sunlight causing the heat to become trapped.
Design Story: Designers made this hat to block the sun from their eyes without effecting the eyesight. The Royal Blue emblazoned University of Kentucky across the front of the hat to allow others to see this design. Anther aspect of design that is incorporated in this baseball cap is the color. The black color absorbs the sunlight causing the heat from the sun to become trapped. With this design element the baseball cap is both functional and designed.