A Lebanese designer named Salim Kadi invented a bulletproof keffiyeh. The keffiyeh a headscarf visually similar to the balaclava issued to American military troops, or the shemaghs that deployed personnel would wear under helmets or around their shoulders and tucked into flak jackets.
Someone Invented A Bulletproof Balaclava|Task & Purpose
Someone invented a bulletproof balaclava. You’d probably still get chewed out for wearing it though.