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Spring Forward - Gatsby Caps

Spring is here at last, and in addition to the warmer weather and longer days, outings and socialising are on the horizon, too. So what better tim...

Brilliant Beanies

There’s no beating a beanie in the colder months, but it’s a superb hat to keep in your back pocket all year round, delivering instant cosy comfo...

Panama: Legendary Hats – BRAND NEW book in

A true Panama hat is more than a great piece of headwear; it’s a genuine work of art with a remarkable history. We’re inviting Bates customers to ...

Shape Shifter – Grafton Trilby Hats

Hats have always been a powerful way to convey personal style and individuality. However, some hats go a step further to encourage a little more ...

Find Your Fit - Toni Caps

When it comes to caps, we know that one style doesn’t suit all. That’s why alongside our signature flat caps and Gatsbys, you’ll find a host of a...

A True Classic - Burlington Trilby Hats

Once as essential as a jacket or pair of shoes to a man’s everyday wardrobe, the trilby was a ubiquitous site in the fifties and sixties. Today, ...

A Legacy of Style - Roma Caps

Italy has gifted the world some of the most luxurious products of all time, a nation as famous for its excellence in craftsmanship, quality and ...

A Head for Love - Perfect Presents for Valentine's Day

Heads up: the most romantic day of the year is right around the corner. But don’t worry if you’ve not yet found the perfect present, we’re here t...

High & Mighty - Homburg Trilby Hats

Defined by its elegant tall crown and rolled brim, the homburg is up there with the top hat and bowler as one of the most distinguished pieces of...

Winter Wonder

While it’s a myth that we lose most of our body heat through our heads, that’s no doubt that putting a good hat between us and the elements is ke...

Signature Style

The fedora might have found fame during the golden age of Hollywood, yet its association with style and sophistication remains today. And it’s no ...

Combat The Cold

The mood-boosting benefits of spending time outdoors have become more apparent to many of us these past months. So don’t let the arrival of colder...