Herbert Johnson | Swaine Adeney Brigg

Finest quality bespoke headwear completely handcrafted to order. Most renowned for our oldest hat style 'The Poet' which was famously worn by Indiana Jones in the original trilogy. Find our full headwear range on our new dedicated Herbert Johnson website

History of hats - Britain Magazine

Anthropologist Ted Polhemus cites the pork pie hat and the Mod subculture as the perfect example. Originating in the mid-19th century, the pork pie hat (named for its resemblance to the dish) was the hat of choice for many well-dressed Victorian city dwellers, but morphed into a key element of London street style a century later.

Top 200 Best High-End Brands & Makers of Luxury Hats & Caps

Bowler hat - also known as a billycock, bob hat, bombín or derby (USA), is a hard felt hat with a rounded crown, originally created by the London hat-makers Thomas and William Bowler during 1849. It has traditionally been worn with semi-formal and informal attire.

Military Uniform Suppliers - Firmin House

When searching for suppliers of military state & ceremonial uniform, centuries of experience combined with up to date know-how are key. Find out more. Firmin House is the only remaining comprehensive UK-based designer, manufacturer & supplier, operating from our factories in London & Birmingham.

The Real McCoy's

The N-1 Deck Jacket / Navy SPL is a luxurious take on the 1940s U.S. Navy deck jacket, SPL meaning Special. The collar is made using a soft mouton fur, a rare detail seen in vintage, and the outer fabric is a custom produced extra high density jungle cloth which creates a very deep ridges, commonly known as "oni cord" in the Japanese textile industry which translates into 'demon …

Military Cap Badges | British Army Cap Badges | Cadet Direct

Cadet Direct supplies a huge collection of military cap badges that are an exceedingly popular choice for members of the armed forces. Our wide selection of army cap badges can be worn by all UK military personnel who deserve to demonstrate their service.

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Beret RAF Blue Badge Support & 2 Eyelets for vent R410. £9.99. Out of stock. Cap Dress Cap Forage cap Officer. Hat General's Military Army Hat R1693. £107.09. Out of stock.

Christys' London - Great British Hat Makers Since 1773 -2020

At Christys' London, craft is key. Since its founding in 1773, Miller Christys' passion for impeccable quality and skilled craftsmanship has passed through generations of hat makers. safeguarding Christys ' red and gold insignia as a symbol synonymous with fine traditionally crafted hats. Christys was and is a brand with an eye on the future ...

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Since the foundation of the first British police force the Metropolitan Police - Christys and CW Headdress have been the designers and manufacturers of some of the most iconic protective headwear used by global police and armed forces. Our range includes: More Other Corporate & Professional Headwear Headwear for all corporate or event use.

Mens Hats - Exclusive Hats for Men - Lock & Co. London UK

Every Lock & Co. hat purchased is carefully hand-prepared in our shop before being whisked out of our famous bottle-green front door at No. 6 St. James's Street, London. Ready for a fresh start? Look no further. Our enviable collection of men's hats and caps will finish off your look perfectly this autumn/winter.

Hatters of London Caps | Gatsby Caps | Fedora Hats | Bates

A world famous hatter, we've had a presence on London's Jermyn Street since 1898 and sell an incredible array of caps, hats, Gatsby Caps, beanies and formal hats. Shop Now!

Fedora Hats | Laird Hatters

Dallas Fedora Hat. £205.00. Sold Out. Margot Fedora. £205.00. The Cattleman Hat. £245.00. A fedora is a tall, felt hat with a broad brim, think Indiana Jones' hat, but also covers smaller hats like the iconic hat Mad Men's, Don Draper wears. They can have a split crown, lengthwise, or have a C-crown, which gives a wider crown and looks ...

Military Clothing, Uniforms, Cap Badges and Militaria

Military Clothing, Uniforms, Cap Badges and Militaria. Great selection of WWII 1940'S Uniforms and Wartime Clothing, including Genuine Militaria, Army Uniforms, including RAF Coats Like on Torchwood, Army Hats, Military cap badges, Military Cloth Badges, Officers Cap Badges, Infantry Cap Badges, Cavalry Cap Badges, Yeomanry Cap Badges, Scottish ...

Avon & Somerset Constabulary: Police Helmet Makers

The principal makers are listed below. Christys' & Co have been manufacturing hats in England since 1773. They have long supplied both the military and police. They supplied the London Metropolitan Police with the original 'stovepipe' top hat. In 1863 they supplied the new Custodian Police helmet which was based on the British Army Home ...

Gieves & Hawkes Military Tailors - Gentleman's Gazette

Thomas Hawkes opened his first shop in 1771 on Brewer Street, in London, as a velvet cap maker. In the early 19th century, Hawkes provided British & continental regiments with caps and after his death, the business was continued as Hawkes & Co. After Hawkes was taken over by Henry Thomas White in 1860, it established itself as a military tailor.

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Military Caps, Berets & Police Helmets For Sale. We are not hatters, milliners, tailors or military outfitters, but sell collectable used hats, caps, helmets and berets. Unless customers specify sizes, we assume that hat size is not important to them and they are collectors who would not necessarily want to wear items in their collection.

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From full military dress helmets to peaked caps, we have the technical expertise to make your headwear. Contact armour makers/milliners Firmin House. Pith helmets, top hats, riding hats etc. We design & manufacture headdress incorporating national heritage, insignia & style to the highest standards.

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The Canadian military adopted the Wolseley pattern helmet as part of the dress uniform and many regiments continue to wear it to this day. Here is a post-war Wolseley sun helmet to the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps. It was made by J. Compton Sons & Webb in London and is a size 7 1/8.

Miller Campaign Hats

Miller Hats sells only those hats that meet our superior standards; and will therefore provide you, the customer, with years of wearing pleasure. We stock an abundant selection of all your favorite Cowboy Hats, Fedora Hats, Safari Outback Hats, Western and Military and Cavalry Hats and Caps, Fur and Leather Hats, Derby, Top Hats, Skimmer Hats.

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Custom hat and cap manufacturer. Premium headwear: baseball cap, golf cap, fitted cap, trucker cap, snapback cap, camper 5 panel cap, dad cap, military cap... Dedicaps manufactures high quality hat and cap. Any customizations are available: 2D, embroidery, 3D embroidery, silk screen printing, sublimation, leather patch...

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US Military Forum is a user-friendly research and discussion forum for collectors of historic United States militaria - This user-friendly militaria forum has been going strong since 2006 - our sister forum World Military Forum is for collectors of Japanese militaria, German militaria, British militaria and other nations

The Blitz - Historic UK

London would remain a primary target throughout this phase of the war, so much so, that on 10th to 11th May 1941 it was subjected to 711 tons of high explosives leading to approximately 1500 dead. Across the country however, a similar picture was beginning to unfold as the Blitz was an assault on the entire United Kingdom.

About Us - Firmin House - Military Uniform Suppliers

Alfred Kashket made felt hats for Tsar Nicholas II, showing the close association with royalty from the beginning. Alfred Kashket (later Alfred Kashket, MBE) moved to London in the 1920s and resumed the family tailoring trade, swiftly building the reputation for quality and the close royal and military links that would come to define the company.

Herbert Johnson Hatters

The Herbert Johnson 'Indiana Jones' Poet Hat Fedora is the work of a kind, attentive, and meticulous master Hatter to make an accurate and quality Indy fedora to offer the true Indy fan. There is no other fedora on the market today that comes as close to the original Raider's hat than this historic piece. I am extremely pleased with the work of ...

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CUSTOM MADE MILITARY CAPS. We are proud to offer a quality selection of custom made "High Profile" 5 Panel Wool Poly Blend and also 6 panel Wool Poly Blend U.S. Military ball caps for our customers. "High Profile" or "High Structured" caps mean that these caps stand tall in the front. Some of our custom cap selection are offered in Low Profile ...

History Of Hats: Fascinating Images From The 1700s To Today

History Of Hats: 18th Century. From the dawn of the century, milliners took the idea of the hat as mere sun shade and turned it into an ever-evolving fashion accessory. Most commonly worn by military and naval officers, the classic tricorne (three-cornered) hat added function to form: the hat acted as an early umbrella via its brim-forming ...

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Military hats & headwear, from peaks to cap covers and everything in between, crafted by skilled master technicians. Order yours via our online store. Can't find what you need? We'll make it - we're one of the last working metal armour makers & milliners. Expertly made head wear for those who serve.

Index of British Makers and Retailers - Antique Box Guide

Index of British Makers and Retailers Directory of British antique dressing case, antique toilet box, antique jewellery box and antique writing box manufacturers and retailers. ... 273, 274 High Holborn, London – 137 – 140 Tottenham Court Road, London – 281 & 283 Euston Road, London – 82 Fleet Street, London – 192 & 194 Oxford Street ...

Military Uniform Hats - Army Surplus World

Whether you are looking for a new bdu patrol cap, 8-point utility cover for your uniform, or an inspection ready beret, we have what you are looking for at Army Surplus World! Our collection of military uniform hats ranges from classic military headwear to dress covers and patrol caps. We carry Made in the USA utility covers and patrol caps in a variety of colors and styles.