Derbies & Bowlers
In many instances, the saying "They just don't make 'em like they used to" rings very true. The hat world is one place where this isn't accurate; as long as you know where to look. Our derby and bowler selection is stocked full of some of the coolest traditional hats in the world. By crafting hats by hand with the same methods that have always been used, brands like Bollman Hat Company (America's oldest hatmaker) continue to lead the way in fine headwear. Derbies and bowlers are wonderful for attaining an absolutely timeless look with shapes and designs that have been popular for decades, and in some cases, even centuries!
Sometimes called the "Australian Cowboy Hat", outback hats take elements of both western hats and fedoras to create sharp-looking designs. Outback hats really came into the public eye due to films like Indiana Jones and Crocodile Dundee. Whether you're hiking, fishing, horseback riding, or just hanging out, outbacks are a great casual headwear option!
Kangol strives to use the highest quality materials that fulfill a variety of function and fashion requirements. Pure wool felt, woven wool, denim, and cotton canvas provide reliability, durability, and longevity. Materials like cotton, bermuda, and straw offer great lightness and breathability. Polyester and P2i treated fabrics are unbeatable for their sweat-wicking properties and rainy-weather protection. Kangol even offers bamboo hats if you're interested in green, eco-friendly options. Explore all of the different fabric subcategories; you're sure to find exactly what you need!